Zoological Medicine Ltd
209 Eskhill, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 8DF, Scotland, UK
Zoological Medicine Ltd is a vibrant company providing specialist consultant and clinical services on all aspects of zoo, wildife, and exotic pet species health and husbandry. With wide experience ranging from pioneering Keyhole surgery in zoo animals to investigating congenital heart abnormalities in lions; post-mortem examination of elephants, to the investigation of population dynamics and disease in endangered Partula species Polynesian tree snails; from surgery on snakes to reproductive disease in Komodo dragons; from captive penguin nutrition to the rehabilitation of wild seals.
Internal and external consultants have special interests in non-mammalian species, as well as specific discipline skills in Minimally Invasive "Keyhole" Surgery, Cardiology, Ultrasonography, Diagnostic Pathology, Haematology, Clinical Pathology, and other diagnostic modalities. Our consultants have taught at Universities and Zoological Societies and presented at numerous International Conferences. We have been involved in performing many research projects, and supervising post-graduate research, with consultants with particular interests in Epidemiology and Statistical analysis. We have experience with projects in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, and South America, having worked with free ranging wildlife, as well as captive breeding programs, rehabilitation centres, and zoos. Aside from or zoological and veterinary consultancy we are regularly consulted by journalists and involved with television work for several production companies.