Journal archives for July 2018

July 11, 2018

Common Disease Observations

Common diseases observed/reported in this project so far:
House Finch eye disease (Mycoplasmal conjunctivitis)- Mycoplasma gallisepticum
Avian beak deformities- keratin disorder; poecivirus
Fungal diseases- snake fungal disease
Viral diseases- fibropapillomatosis, distemper

Internal/External parasites:
Mange mites
Avian Knemidocoptes spp. mites (scaly leg mites)
Bot flies and cuterebra
Ticks

Trauma:
Fractures (wings, limbs)
Hit by car
Window strikes
Fishing line/hook entanglement

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Wildlife Health Network

There is a wealth of information available about wildlife health, diseases, and conservation. I've compiled a list of online resources that includes wildlife health organizations, websites, and professional associations to learn more about wildlife health topics that may be of interest to you. If you come across a resource not listed here, feel free to add it in the comments below. I'd love to check it out! -Stacie

Animal & Human Health for the Environment And Development (AHEAD)
http://www.wcs-ahead.org/index.html

Australian Registry of Wildlife Health
http://www.arwh.org/

Avian Medicine
http://avianmedicine.net/

Bayer Bee Health
https://beehealth.bayer.us/home

Bighorn Sheep Disease Research Consortium
http://www.bighornhealth.org/

Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative
http://www.cwhc-rcsf.ca/

Center for Biological Diversity
http://www.biologicaldiversity.org/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/

Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
http://www.cwd-info.org/

EcoHealth Alliance
http://www.ecohealthalliance.org/about/

Garden Wildlife Health
http://www.gardenwildlifehealth.org/

Global Ranavirus Reporting System
https://mantle.io/grrs

Honey Bee Health Coalition
https://honeybeehealthcoalition.org/

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
http://cms.iucn.org/

LafeberVet
http://lafeber.com/vet/

NOAA Fisheries
https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/

ProMED
http://www.promedmail.org/

Saiga Conservation Alliance
http://saiga-conservation.org/

Sea Star Wasting Syndrome- MARINe
https://www.eeb.ucsc.edu/pacificrockyintertidal/data-products/sea-star-wasting/

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
http://www3.epa.gov/

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
http://www.fws.gov/

USDA APHIS Wildlife Services (WS)
https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/ourfocus/wildlifedamage

USGS National Wildlife Health Center
http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/

White-Nose Syndrome Response Team
https://www.whitenosesyndrome.org/

Wildlife Conservation Society
http://www.wcs.org/

Wildlife Health Australia
https://www.wildlifehealthaustralia.com.au/

Wildlife Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
http://wildpharm.com/wildpharm-home.html

Wildlife Rehabilitation MD
https://www.wrmd.org/

Wildpro
http://wildpro.twycrosszoo.org/List_Vols/Wildpro_Gen_Cont.htm

World Health Organization (WHO)
http://www.who.int/en/

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)
http://www.oie.int/en/

ZooSphere
http://www.zoosphere.net/

Professional Associations:

American Association of Public Health Veterinarians
http://www.aaphv.org/

American Association of Wildlife Veterinarians
http://www.aawv.net/

American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
http://www.aazv.org/

American College of Zoological Medicine
http://www.aczm.org/

American Society of Mammalogists
http://www.mammalsociety.org/

Association of Avian Veterinarians
http://www.aav.org/

Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians
http://www.aemv.org/

Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
http://www.fishwildlife.org/index.php

Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians
http://arav.org/

Association of Zoos & Aquariums
https://www.aza.org/

International Wildlife Rehabilitation Council
https://theiwrc.org/

National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
http://www.nwrawildlife.org/

The Wildlife Society
http://wildlife.org/

Wildlife Disease Association
http://www.wildlifedisease.org/wda/HOME.aspx

World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association
http://www.wavma.org/

World Veterinary Association
http://www.worldvet.org/index.php

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