December 01, 2011

 
Resource

 Updated wildlife disease manual available

 

 posted November 16, 2011

 

The latest edition of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians' reference notebook on infectious diseases of captive and free-ranging wildlife in North America can be downloaded for free at www.aazv.org.

The peer-reviewed "Infectious Disease Manual 2011" is intended as a resource for clinicians, pathologists, and wildlife biologists facing a potential infectious disease situation. Along with fact sheets on more than 150 transmissible animal diseases, the AAZV manual lists reportable diseases and regulations for all 50 states, Canada, and Mexico.