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Wild elephant vasectomies

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Darted wild elephant being hoisted into position by crane, vasectomy of elephant bull, Loxodonta africana, with Dr Jeff Zuba of the Elephant Population Management Program, senior associate veterinarian of the San Diego Zoologicial Society. Dr Zuba developed the anaesthetic techniques for the procedure. Private game reserve in Limpopo, South Africa

Darted wild elephant being hoisted into position by crane, vasectomy of elephant bull, Loxodonta africana, with Dr Jeff Zuba of the Elephant Population Management Program, senior associate veterinarian of the San Diego Zoologicial Society. Dr Zuba developed the anaesthetic techniques for the procedure. Private game reserve in Limpopo, South Africa

ACV02 Dr Jeff Zuba of the EPMP assisting at wild elephant vasectomy.jpg
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