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New Bolton Center Gains Treasure Trove Of Info On Snowy Owls

When a Snowy Owl meets an untimely end, postmortem testing is performed. Associate professor of Avian Medicine and Pathology at the New Bolton Center says her team conducts necropsies — animal autopsies.

11 hours ago

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Penn Vet’s Large Animal Hospital Names Its “Foal Cam” Colt

The public has voted and now a special colt born at Penn Vet’s large animal hospital in Kennett Square has a name.

04/08/2014

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Test Tube Colt Born At Penn Vet’s Large Animal Hospital Has 4 Fractured Ribs

Dr. Palmer says because of the injuries the colt will have to remain confined to his stall for the next 30 days. He hopes the fractures will heal by themselves.

04/01/2014

(A dolphin carcass washed ashore on July 30th at Harvey Cedars, NJ.  Photo provided by Marine Mammal Stranding Center)

Experts Struggling To Figure Out Why More Dolphins Are Dying Along S. Jersey Shore

Since July 9th, the carcasses of 21 dolphins have washed up, from Monmouth County to Cape May.

08/01/2013

("I'll Have Another" is walked back to his barn from the detention barn this morning in Elmont, NY.  Credit: Al Bello/ Getty Images)

Univ. of Pa. Racehorse Expert Says Favorite’s Injury Won’t Affect Retired Life

“I’ll Have Another,” the colt that won the first two races in the Triple Crown, was scratched suddenly from Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, and retired with a swollen tendon.

06/08/2012

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