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Articles tagged: wildlife

Don’t Feed Snacks to the Ducks and Geese!

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Tufts Veterinary Specialists Caution on Danger of Feeding Inappropriate Snacks to Ducks and Geese Ms. Cindy Thomas-Griffith, a long-standing client, has been receiving her veterinary care at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center for more than 25 years. With… Read More

Ethograms in Principles of Animal Behavior

Friday, October 25th, 2019

October 2019 Students were assigned to watch an animal for 30 minutes, create an ethogram, compare against published literature, and present to the class in the Principles of Animal Behavior and Human Activity course, which… Read More

Painted Turtle Hatching Time-Lapse Video

Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

Watch how hard a baby painted turtle must work to hatch from its egg in this time-lapse video of 13 hours condensed to just 40 seconds!

Painted turtle hatchling

Wild at Heart

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Lifelong nature lover Judy Cook has supported Tufts Wildlife Clinic for decades.

Judith Cook, a supporter of the Tufts Wildlife Clinic at the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, poses for a portrait outside her home

Turtle Hide and Seek

Monday, October 1st, 2018

They say it takes a village to raise a child; when it comes to turtles, it takes a classroom. The September sky is blue, and the air is crisp. It’s a good day for a walk… Read More

A Mastiff Issue in China

Friday, June 1st, 2018

A conservation medicine alum addresses the problem of free-ranging dogs on the Tibetan plateau.