We went behind the scenes of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, the setting for Nat Geo WILD’s new show Secrets of the Zoo, and spoke with the veterinary team behind the nation’s first giraffe blood bank and its main cracker-loving donor.
Laboratory animal veterinarians are greatly concerned with caring for small mammals away from their natural habitats—giving them the best life possible while they're under these researchers' care. Share their wisdom with your pocket-pet-owning clients.
Cat-friendly exam rooms and low-noise dog kennels are one thing. This veterinary architect goes beyond the cats and the dogs and offers a trio of ideas to pay special attention to birds, lizards, snakes and smaller mammals.