Tag: "zoos" at medical news
Chinese Health Officials To Discuss Preparation Of Bird Flu
...outbreak.// Response measures to be implemented in zoos
would also be discussed in detail. This move has been decided following fears of outbreak of bird flu in the United States. The meeting would be coordinated by officials of the Lincoln Park Zoo, according to press reports by Kelly McGrath, officia...
Petting Zoos Can Lead To Bacterial Infection And Illness
...ess, reports a study that was conducted on petting zoos
and feeding animals//. The results of the study further project that most people were unaware that simple preventive measures such as hand washing could prevent such infections. The results of three such similar studies would be presented at the In...
Cat Owners at Risk of Bird Flu
...eopards - members of the cat family - died in Thai zoos
in the same year. Last year three cats died in Germany after eating wild birds. Dr Chiarul Anwar Nidom of Airlangga University took blood samples from 500 cats living near poultry markets in four areas of the island of Java. All these areas had r...