"Ever wondered how we safely work w/dangerous carnivores? They’re given an anesthetic injection, and then we’re able to safely enter their stall. Vet tech Stephanie places a tube in the lion’s airway so that we can ventilate him during anesthesia." -VetMed team #TakeoverTuesday pic.twitter.com/PRXlExAxAR— Denver Zoo (@DenverZoo) June 5, 2018
The Denver Zoo's Veterinary Medicine team took over their twitter to show how they keep big cast purring. You can see more posts on The Denver Zoo's Twitter page.
"We’re going to introduce you to the huge variety of animals that we work with. Every animal receives exceptional veterinary care—scaly, feathered or furred! It takes an incredible amount of knowledge and skill to work with such diverse patients." -VetMed team #TakeoverTuesday pic.twitter.com/9s42ro1NuC— Denver Zoo (@DenverZoo) June 5, 2018