Please also see the 'Common Diseases' tab for more interesting information and links to publications.
A Good Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: A Practical Guide to Effective Gross Pathology Photography
Presentation slides and notes: Hall, J and Rose, K. (2013) A Practical Guide to Effective Gross Pathology Photography. Wildlife Disease Association (Australasia), Grampians, Victoria. October 2013.
2012 Wildlife Pathology Short Course, Small Animal Necropsy Workshop Notes
During February 2012 the Registry held a Small Animal Necropsy Workshop in conjunction with the Wildlife Pathology Short Course. The notes from this workshop can be found here.
2012 Wildlife Pathology Short Course, Practical Laboratory Skills Workshop Notes
During February 2012 the Registry held a Practical Laboratory Skills Workshop in conjunction with the Wildlife Pathology Short Course. The notes from this workshop include a number of colour images of common faecal parasites and differential cell morphology for amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.
Sick and Dead Bird Surveillance
The purpose of this document is to provide guidelines for the collection of samples that will lead to a diagnosis being reached in sick and dead wild birds collected in Australia, and will allow testing to rule out the presence of animal diseases of concern to Australia (such as avian influenza, West Nile Virus and Newcastle Disease).
Wild Bird HPAI Surveillance Manual
A Joint Publication of the Food & Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, and the Zoological Parks Board of NSW. Rome, 2006.
A report compiled from a 2 day workshop at the University of Melbourne, November 2012, about the Christmas Island Flying Fox
A 2014 Christmas Island Flying Fox status report.
Pathology of Australian Native Wildlife
Medicine of Australian Mammals
Radiology of Australian Mammals
A Guide to Health and Disease in Reptiles and Amphibians
Available from ABK/Reptile Publications at www.reptilepublications.com