Group 6 Copy 162
3
Please wait...

About This Project

Veterinary Initiative for Endangered Wildlife

Through our wildlife health work in Nepal, we have seen sick tigers that show symptoms similar to canine distemper virus, a common dog disease. We have already demonstrated that dogs living around Chitwan National Park, the home of most of Nepal's tigers, have this disease. We want to test healthy and sick tigers in Nepal for common dog and cat diseases, to see if these diseases might be a significant threat to their recovery and long term survival.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Barcoding Alaska

We want to DNA barcode plants of the Alaskan wild with the help of citizen scientists and local Brooklyn...

Do invasive algae always make bad neighbors? Species-specific responses of corals to contact with invasive algae

There is more algae on coral reefs than ever before and humans are to blame. Can we use next generation techniques...

How the dragon glides: the biomechanics of a flying lizard

Gliding animals are not paper planes - and yet many studies have modeled them so. Flying lizards are agile gliders...

Backer Badge Funded