Photo package: Veterinarians combat the oil in the Gulf (part 5; large)

Photo package: Veterinarians combat the oil in the Gulf (part 5; large)

Jun 10, 2010
By staff

The government says that 35 stranded dolphins have been verified in the oil-spill area. Of these, 33 dolphins were stranded dead and two stranded alive. One died on the beach and another in Florida was later euthanized. So far, two of the 35 stranded dolphins have shown evidence of external oil, but it's unknown whether or not the oil caused their deaths.

Photo by NOAA


Photo galleries

5 tips to stop stressing over diabetic patient monitoring

FIRSTLINE - Oct 06, 2015

By Jessica Midence, DVM, DACVIM

Mrs. Smith is hypervigilant and Mr. McKinley is laissez faire. Your veterinary team can manage these pet owners' expectations with these five fairly simple steps for more effective home monitoring without the frustration.

Gentle gestures for euthanasia

FIRSTLINE - Sep 28, 2015

By Brent Dickinson

How you handle a pet’s euthanasia is one of the most memorable moments you share with clients. So make sure your veterinary team strikes the right note.

Self-test: Got the skills to be your boss's favorite?

FIRSTLINE - Sep 24, 2015

By Kristine Suszczynski

Take this quick quiz to see if you’re stacking up the skills that will get you noticed at your veterinary practice.