Burmeister has lead in Iditarod, first to leave Galena

...KTUU reported.Maixner first noticed the dainty-faced Alaskan Husky's eyes were becoming cloudy about two years ago. Veterinarians told him she is "fairly blind," and she often seems confused, Maixner said."Sometimes I have to throw snacks on the...
Yukon Quest dogs get final vet clearance before race

FAIRBANKS - Veterinarians in Fairbanks and Canada have given their final health clearance to dogs participating in the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog...
Kodiak humpback whale is Fireside Lecture topic for March 6

...intrepid 8th-grader, and several world-class marine mammal veterinarians were summoned to the scene. Troopers towed the behemoth...disassembling the corpse. Under the leadership of marine mammal veterinarian Dr. Frances Gulland, many dozen tissue and blood samples...
Veterinarians warn of antifreeze poisoning

...spike in dog deaths has North Pole veterinarians warning residents to keep pets away...last month, said Denali Lovely, a veterinarian at North Pole Veterinary Hospital...crucial if a pet is exposed, said veterinarian Margaret Eastman. If a pet appears...
Spay and neuter campaign targets rural dog numbers

...Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corp. to send veterinarians to rural villages to spay and neuter...Participants include Tim Hunt, a Michigan veterinarian who volunteered for the Kuskokwim River...easier to organize.Out-of-state veterinarians previously could not provide their...
Fairbanks veterinarian plans services to Interior villages

FAIRBANKS - A Fairbanks veterinarian plans to offer low-cost...the help of an apprentice veterinarian and her husband, Ken Rodriguez...communities that have no veterinarians. Rodriguez also plans to...will be referred to other veterinarians, Thornell said. "We'll...
Alaska officials investigate bite from illegal wolf hybrid

...Dispatch News. "But she is going to be OK."The Office of Special Prosecutions, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, the state veterinarian and the Municipality of Anchorage Animal Control are investigating the bite, the state Attorney General's Office said...
Alaska Science Forum: Overwintering in the Bering Sea

...more, biologists captured birds during their brief egg-laying time on land in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. There, a veterinarian performed surgery to implant satellite transmitters within the abdomens of 22 spectacled eiders.Anchorage biologist Margaret...
Trap snares eagle and the woman who says she freed it

...had been closed for the holidays, but it opened its doors to evaluate the eagle's injuries and to X-ray its legs. The veterinarian confirmed Tiernan's bleak belief that the wild animal could not be saved."Unfortunately, the right leg was severed...
2015 Fireside lectures begin today

...biologists Karen Blejwas and Michael Kohan will speak on their research on bats in Southeast Alaska. Rachel Berngartt, a veterinarian, has traveled to Antarctica four times. At her scheduled lecture on March 20, she will compare seal behavior at the South...


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