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Articles tagged: wildlife

The Scoop on Rabies

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

A numerical rundown of the past and present of this disease

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Parrot Orphanage: Leave It To Rhode Island

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

WGBH News March 17, 2016 Danika Oriol-Morway, MS, alumna from the Masters in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) program and Sanctuary Director for Foster Parrots’ New England Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary (NEEWS) says, “Foster Parrots is involved… Read More

Pamela Okerholm MCM’13

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Education: • B.S. Evolutionary Biology & Ecology, University of Rochester, 2005 • M.S. Conservation Medicine, Tufts University, 2013 Current Position: I am an Informatics Specialist with Boston Benefit Partners, LLC. What were you doing before… Read More

Ever Wonder: How Do Falcons Hunt?

Friday, January 15th, 2016

Diving in at 200 mph, peregrine falcons keep their prey in sight by processing visual information with great speed, says Tufts wildlife veterinarian The Tufts Now video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts… Read More

Hunters of the state, unite!

Monday, December 28th, 2015

Publication date: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 The Boston Globe Massachusetts Dr. Allen Rutberg, director of the Center for Animals and Public Policy at the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, is referenced regarding alternatives to… Read More

Guest Lecturers add Unique Expertise to MCM Program

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

With the end of the semester, we wanted to acknowledge how fortunate we are to have guest faculty from other top institutions contribute their unique perspectives to our conservation medicine program. In the MCM Health,… Read More

Sheltering Homeless Parrots

Friday, December 11th, 2015

Cummings School alum takes on the tricky job of running a sanctuary for wild birds that have been raised as pets On the site of a former chicken egg and meat production farm, a nonprofit… Read More

Caitlin Jones MCM’15

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Caitlin Jones MCM’15 was one of the first recipients to receive the Lily Glidden Award from Tuft University’s Department of Biology http://ase.tufts.edu/biology/news/. Caitlin used her award to travel to Tasmania where she completed her MCM… Read More