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Russia Mulls Neurosurgery for Crippled Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, surgery )

- 1980 days ago -
Russian authorities said Tuesday they would rather perform neurosurgery on a crippled Amur tiger with paralyzed hind legs and tail than put the animal to sleep.
Animals, They're Just Like Us! Elderly Zoo Tiger Undergoes Successful Urologic Surgery
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, tigers, surgery )

- 2105 days ago -
A tiger at the Sacramento Zoo underwent successful surgery Tuesday to help ease its suffering due to urinary tract stones.
Abused Iranian Cat Finds Home In California
Offbeat  (tags: abused iranian cat, surgery, funding, guardian, new home, adoption, maloos )

- 2588 days ago -
Maloos the tabby cat was found on the streets of Iran covered in mud and gasoline with critical wounds and deformities in his legs and spine. After he was taken in by the Sayeh Animal Guardians, he was flown to San Francisco for medical care.
Sanctuary Needs Help to Save Tiger's Life
Offbeat  (tags: white tiger, life threatening illness, surgery, donations, sanctuary, survival )

- 2829 days ago -
He's one of 17 rare snow tigers in the United States, and workers at the Serenity Springs Wildlife Center need help to keep him alive. Snow Magic developed an aneurysm in his spine about 2 years ago and needs life-saving surgery.
Sassy of Big Cat Rescue Recovering
Offbeat  (tags: sassy, caracals, unwell, illness, surgery, recovering, big cat rescue sancatuary )

- 2847 days ago -
Lucky are the beautiful wild cats that live at Big Cat Rescue, one of the most popular and beautifully structured big cat sanctuaries in the United States.
IAR Teams Up With Ophthalmic Vets From the UK to Help Blind Bears in India
Offbeat  (tags: ophthalmic vets, surgery, treating, international animal rescue, blind bears )

- 2971 days ago -
A team of ophthalmic veterinary surgeons has just returned from a trip to India to assess and treat blind bears in the IAR-funded sanctuaries managed by Indian NGO Wildlife SOS (WSOS).
Kan. Man Saves Wild Horse's Life, Then His Eyesight
Offbeat  (tags: mustang, horse trainer, surgery, eyesight, bonding )

- 3155 days ago -
A 6-year-old mustang owes his life -- and much more -- to a Kansas man who chose to train him. Jay Miller of Tonganoxie found the mustang, named Levi, at a Bureau of Land Management event that finds trainers for wild horses. He decided to train the horse
Bobcat With Broken Leg Gets Help From Windsor Vet
Offbeat  (tags: bobcat, hit by car, injured, saved, surgery, windsor vet )

- 3162 days ago -
Thanks to the skilled hands of an orthopedic veterinarian, an injured bobcat will get another chance to roam the Rocky Mountains. The bobcat was hit by a car on Sunday, Nov. 14, and suffered a fractured femur.
Ron Claiborne From Good Morning America - 'Work With Me, GMA! Veterinarian
Offbeat  (tags: animals, health, interesting, afford, helping hands, dogs, cats, donations, dental, hospital, surgery, caring, good, care, help, performance, pets, society, unusual )

- 3165 days ago -
The "GMA" anchor helps out at a charitable vet in Richmond, Virginia called Helping Hands, who do a wonderful job by providing affordable care for pets in America.
Cambridgeshire Park's Tumour Tiger Had Armed Escort
Offbeat  (tags: tiger amber, removal of tumour, armed escort, surgery, recovering well )

- 3175 days ago -
A tiger at a Cambridgeshire wildlife park required an armed escort when she had "life-saving" surgery to remove a tumour the size of a rugby ball. Amba was accompanied by police and a firearms team for public safety reasons when she travelled to a vet
WORLD FIRST - Snow Leopard Lithotripsy - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: big cat rescue, worlds first, snow leopard, kidneys, surgery, litnotripsy )

- 3221 days ago -
Cloe the snow leopard was diagnosed with a kidney infection and kidney stones in her left kidney. We decided the best option to help save her kidney function was to consider lithotripsy.
Boy Bitten By Sea Lion at Sydney Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: australia, imprisoned sea lion, zoo pen, bit young boy, surgery, wild animals )

- 3235 days ago -
A young boy has been hospitalised after being attacked by a sea lion at Taronga Zoo. The 11-year-old was mauled after he was invited to meet and pat the animals during a seal show at the zoo, the Seven Network has reported.
Mother of Trishna and Krishna in Australia
Offbeat  (tags: children, mother, Bangdesh, Australia, conjoined twin, seperated, first time in three years, poor, recovery, surgery, visit )

- 3290 days ago -
The Bangladeshi mother of conjoined twin, seperated last year in Australia, has flown to visit her daughters for the first time since the complex surgery, her husband said yesterday.
UPDATE: Mimi Recovering After Surgery- PHOTOS
Offbeat  (tags: mimi, savagely attacked, legs chopped off, sadist, recovering, surgery, brave dog )

- 3370 days ago -
Mima after successful surgery Mima yesterday was successfully operated and neutered at the same time. She recovered quickly and we hope that after complete healing of the stumps will also come to a successful prosthesis.
The Gift of Sight for a Rwandan Orphan
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, surgery, eye sight, orphan )

- 3426 days ago -
Marcel Mutuyeyesu regains his vision with the help of a Somali surgeon, a Boulder teen and a group of generous strangers. From his second-floor bed at Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, Marcel Mutuyeyesu could see the future.

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