The May/June issue of The Wildlife Professional

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FYI News

Pet cats test positive for COVID-19

Veterinary tests revealed that a pair of pet cats in New York state have tested positive for the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 in humans. Earlier research in China had confirmed that domestic cats (Felis catus)

FYI News

Plague infects Yellowstone cougars

Cougars in the United States have been contracting the same bacteria that causes the disease that killed a number of the people throughout the world in the mid-14th century, the bubonic plague. Researchers studying cougars

Next Generation News

Pre-vet students heed call of wildlife

Many pre-veterinary students are developing a desire to study exotic or native wildlife species, shifting their usual focus on livestock or companion animals to become wildlife veterinarians. “I wanted to be a small-animal veterinarian until