A Day At The Zoo!

Posted on 11-04-2019 | Posted by Lewis Newell

We recently loaned one of our refurbished Philips IU22 scanners out to Bristol Zoo and the Wild Place Project. MIUS were kindly offered an inside view of what the veterinary departments get up to on a daily basis. The ultrasound scanner was used by specilist Professor Wencke Du Plessis who was able to provide clear crisp imaging with the Philips Scanner supplied.

 

Monday morning started at Wild Place Project with Harshit The Gelada baboon, who had reoccurring swelling on his left cheek. The ultrasound scanner was used to check the lump on his head and to see if there was any blockages before it was drained. Harshit was put under anesthetic although MIUS' Lewis Newell was half way out the door when his arm moved.

 

Bristol Zoo was the next location for the scanner where Dougal the Ferret was having a check up. 

 

 

Bearded Dragons Adelaide and Sydney were next on the table. They lived up to their Australian based names by looking incredibly relaxed on their backs whilst being scanned.

 

On day two some of the female Squirrel Monkeys were being scanned and having their 3 year check ups. 

 

Thank you to Bristol Zoo and Wild Place Project for allowing us to come behind the scenes and experience a day in your lives!

 

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