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Emergency Medicine

Wing Wrap Placement in Birds

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The figure-of-eight bandage, or wing wrap, is the standard method for stabilizing the wing short-term.

Click here to view the updated video clip, modified & improved for YOU.

Avian Medicine

T.J. Lafeber Avian Practitioner of the Year


Unable to attend the Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Conference, Dr. Joanne Paul-Murphy was surprised with big news:

She was named the 2014 Avian Practitioner of the Year! Click here to view the brief video clip (3:30).


World Lion Day

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#WorldLionDay was August 10th and LafeberVet celebrated on Twitter.

Explore our collection of “Felidae-Friendly” facts that have been expanded for this NEW post.

Reptiles & Amphibians


Close-up of a common snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina)

Get tips on your approach to this special species in:

The Snapping Turtle – Tips for the Practitioner authored by Dr. Sue Carstairs, Director of the Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre.