41 min

#4: Dr. Rob Adamski - Wildlife Rehab: The Good, The Sad, and the Toxic Wildlife Health Connections

    • Nature

Wildlife Veterinarian Dr. Rob Adamski shares his stories and experiences from the world of wildlife rehabilitation. For example, what happens if a wild animal accidentally eats something highly toxic like lead or rat poison? What’s the difference between a wildlife rescue and a kidnapping? And how can wildlife rehabilitation centers contribute to wildlife health and conservation on a population level- in addition to treating animals on an individual basis?


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Episode Notes


 


To learn more about wildlife rehabilitation and how to get involved, visit the National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA): https://www.nwrawildlife.org/page/Careers_EnterField


 


 


For More Info on Lead Poisoning in Wildlife:


 


Lead Toxicity: A Threat to Wildlife


 


 


Lead Contamination in Wildlife


 


   


For More Info on Rodenticide Toxicity in Wildlife:


 


Cornell Wildlife Health Lab- Rodenticide Toxicity


 


 


 


Connect with Us!


 


Website | https://wildlifehealth.org/podcast/


 


Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/wildlife_health_connections/


 


Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/WildlifeHealthConnections


 


 


 

Wildlife Veterinarian Dr. Rob Adamski shares his stories and experiences from the world of wildlife rehabilitation. For example, what happens if a wild animal accidentally eats something highly toxic like lead or rat poison? What’s the difference between a wildlife rescue and a kidnapping? And how can wildlife rehabilitation centers contribute to wildlife health and conservation on a population level- in addition to treating animals on an individual basis?


***


 


Episode Notes


 


To learn more about wildlife rehabilitation and how to get involved, visit the National Wildlife Rehabilitators Association (NWRA): https://www.nwrawildlife.org/page/Careers_EnterField


 


 


For More Info on Lead Poisoning in Wildlife:


 


Lead Toxicity: A Threat to Wildlife


 


 


Lead Contamination in Wildlife


 


   


For More Info on Rodenticide Toxicity in Wildlife:


 


Cornell Wildlife Health Lab- Rodenticide Toxicity


 


 


 


Connect with Us!


 


Website | https://wildlifehealth.org/podcast/


 


Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/wildlife_health_connections/


 


Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/WildlifeHealthConnections


 


 


 

41 min