July 26th, 2016
A Perth Zoo otter underwent a CT scan at Murdoch University recently, using high tech equipment after keepers observed him repeatedly shaking his head.
June 20th, 2016
In a world first, researchers at Murdoch University have teamed up with industry to track endangered Carnaby’s cockatoos in the southwest of Western Australia, using state-of-the-art technology developed in the Netherlands that will provide insight into threats to the endangered species.
November 19th, 2015
Fifth year veterinary student, Nyssa Ross, was inside the operating theatre as Paris Hilton was recently saved from a life-threatening situation.
August 26th, 2015
Six rehabilitated forest red-tailed black cockatoos have been released into Murdoch University’s wild flock in an innovative tracking program.
August 5th, 2015
Researchers at Murdoch University and the Department of Parks and Wildlife will be releasing nine rehabilitated Baudin’s cockatoos as part of the program and will track the birds’ movements through their range to breeding and foraging sites in the south-west of Western Australia.
June 26th, 2015
“Cuddles” the Reticulated Python from Perth Zoo underwent a CT scan this week at Murdoch University Veterinary Hospital under the watchful eye of a team of experts.
October 1st, 2012
Two rehabilitated Baudin’s cockatoos have been fitted with satellite tracking devices and released back into their natural habitat for monitoring as part of a trial research project.
August 28th, 2012
Murdoch University is to receive $150,000 from Newmont Boddington Gold to help fund black cockatoo health research over the next three years.
March 13th, 2012
Murdoch researchers are concerned the long-term survival of three black cockatoo species endemic to the south west of Western Australia is under threat.