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Parasites and Diseases
Veterinary Science

The department's veterinary staff ensures that the appropriate standards of humane care are provided for the live capture and studies of wildlife; he or she provides training for staff, works to improve capture techniques especially anesthesia and serves as the attending veterinarian on the DWC Animal Care and Use Committee.

For more information on the DWC Animal Care and Use Committee contact dfg.dwc.iacuc@alaska.gov; for Wildlife Veterinary Science contact dfg.dwc.vet@alaska.gov or 907-328-8354.