Wildlife health

In this photo provided by the New York State Police, a coyote rests outside a door on the fourth floor mezzanine of the New York State Museum in Albany, N.Y., Monday, March 27, 2018. Authorities say the animal was discovered in front of doors at a walkway leading to the museum's mezzanine, located at the southern end of the Empire State Plaza. State troopers kept the animal contained until a Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) crew arrived, used a tranquilizer dart to contain the animal and removed it from the building. Officials say the coyote was taken to the DEC's wildlife health lab outside Albany for evaluation. (New York State Police via AP)
March 28, 2018 - 9:09 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a coyote that was found on an outdoor mezzanine at the New York State Museum in Albany has been tranquilized and removed from the building. The state Department of Environmental Conservation tweeted Monday afternoon that its wildlife officers shot the animal with...
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This undated photo provided by Animal Planet Network shows a kangaroo named Dave. The aging kangaroo who calls the Bronx Zoo in New York home is receiving low-temperature cryotherapy treatment for arthritis. The treatment is a high-tech alternative to ice baths that humans have used for years. Zoo director Jim Breheny says that the nearly 15-year-old marsupial is getting up there and his stiff joints are aching. (Animal Planet Network via AP)
March 10, 2018 - 2:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An aging kangaroo who calls the Bronx Zoo home is receiving cryotherapy treatment for arthritis. The treatment is a high-tech alternative to ice baths that humans have used for years. Zoo director Jim Breheny tells the Daily News that the nearly 15-year-old marsupial named Dave is...
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March 10, 2018 - 11:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — An aging kangaroo who calls the Bronx Zoo home is receiving low-temperature cryotherapy treatment for arthritis. The treatment is a high-tech alternative to ice baths that humans have used for years. Zoo director Jim Breheny tells the Daily News that the nearly 15-year-old marsupial...
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March 10, 2018 - 9:35 am
NEW YORK (AP) — An aging kangaroo who calls the Bronx Zoo home is set to receive low-temperature cryotherapy treatment for arthritis. The treatment is a high-tech alternative to ice baths that humans have used for years. Zoo director Jim Breheny tells the Daily News that the nearly 15-year-old...
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March 10, 2018 - 9:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Bronx is...freezing? A nearly 15-year-old kangaroo at the famous Bronx Zoo is set to receive low-temperature cryotherapy treatment for arthritis — a high-tech alternative to ice baths that homo sapiens have used for years. Zoo director Jim Breheny tells the Daily News ( http://...
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March 03, 2018 - 6:04 pm
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — A coyote that is believed to have bitten several people and killed a dog in Westchester County has tested positive for rabies. The Journal News reports that the coyote was tested after it was captured and killed at a golf course in Yonkers. One or more coyotes attacked several...
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In this photo taken Wednesday, May 3, 2017, Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, is photographed at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia county in Kenya. The health of 45-year-old Sudan is reported to be deteriorating and his minders said Thursday, March 1, 2018, that his "future is not looking bright." (AP Photo)
March 03, 2018 - 7:55 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Old and sick, the world's last male northern white rhino has surprised his keepers by getting up and walking around at a wildlife area in Kenya. The 45-year-old rhino named Sudan moved during the night and took a "delicious mud bath" after long-awaited rains fell, the Ol Pejeta...
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In this photo taken Wednesday, May 3, 2017, Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, is photographed at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia county in Kenya. The health of 45-year-old Sudan is reported to be deteriorating and his minders said Thursday, March 1, 2018, that his "future is not looking bright." (AP Photo)
March 03, 2018 - 5:57 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Old and sick, the world's last male northern white rhino has surprised his keepers by getting up and walking around. The Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya said on Twitter Saturday that the rhino named Sudan moved during the night and took a "delicious mud bath" after rain fell. The...
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February 21, 2018 - 3:08 pm
In a story Feb. 20 about a preventive treatment for peanut allergies, The Associated Press erroneously reported the results of previous research based on comments by Dr. Andrew Bird. Bird said he misspoke and meant to say that tolerating one peanut reduces the risk of a reaction by 95 percent, not...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, file photo, a Tyson Foods, Inc., truck is parked at a food warehouse in Little Rock, Ark. Tyson Foods said Monday, March 6, 2017, a strain of bird flu sickened chickens at a poultry breeder that supplies it with birds. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the 73,500 birds at the Lincoln County, Tenn., facility were destroyed and none of the birds from the flock will enter the food system. The H7 strain of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, or HPAI, can be deadly for chickens and turkeys. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
March 06, 2017 - 10:08 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Tens of thousands of chickens have been destroyed at a Tennessee chicken farm due to a bird flu outbreak, and 30 other farms within a six-mile radius have being quarantined. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says 73,500 chickens were destroyed and will not enter the food system...
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