Shedd has added a fourth pooch to its canine lineup. Welcome Marlin, a handsome chocolate Lab mix (with maybe a little boxer, perhaps a touch of Great Dane)!
Throughout my career as an aquatic animal veterinarian, I’ve had the great fortune to work with many beluga whales. One of my early mentors preferred calling them “white whales” because they are the only all-white whale species.
He was poolside to welcome belugas Bella and Miki into the world. He was the admitting doctor for a sea lion pup blinded by gunshot. Meet Dr. Bill Van Bonn, Shedd’s vice president for animal health.
Lise Watson, Erica Hornbrook, and Lisa Takaki present a portrait of the diversity of expertise at Shedd. But they share this: All are Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) studbook keepers.
This month's recipe for fire-roasted red pepper soup with dungeness crabis really easy, but looks super impressive. Dungeness crab is on Right Bite's "best choice" list for sustainable seafood because it's abundant, well-managed and caught in environmentally-friendly ways.