Animals/Wildlife http://www.kunc.org en After Positive Fort Collins Test, What To Know About Tularemia http://www.kunc.org/post/after-positive-fort-collins-test-what-know-about-tularemia <p>A wild rabbit in Fort Collins recently tested positive for a disease called tularemia, a very infectious disease that can sicken humans as well as animals, the Larimer County Health Department <a href="http://www.larimer.org/news/newsDetail.cfm?id=2531" target="_blank">reported</a>.</p><p>So how worried should you be?</p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:10:19 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58675 at http://www.kunc.org After Positive Fort Collins Test, What To Know About Tularemia Is Collecting Animals For Science A Noble Mission Or A Threat? http://www.kunc.org/post/collecting-animals-science-noble-mission-or-threat Behind the scenes at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, there's a vast, warehouse-like room that's filled with metal cabinets painted a drab institutional green. Inside the cabinets are more than a half-million birds — and these birds are not drab. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:09:00 +0000 Nell Greenfieldboyce 57913 at http://www.kunc.org Is Collecting Animals For Science A Noble Mission Or A Threat? Spring Cleaning? Protect Yourself From Hantavirus http://www.kunc.org/post/spring-cleaning-protect-yourself-hantavirus <p>As the weather warms up and people begin cleaning cabins or other buildings that have been closed during the winter, Colorado health officials are warning about the risk of <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/hantavirus/" target="_blank">hantavirus</a> exposure. Fri, 30 May 2014 11:01:30 +0000 Erin OToole 57138 at http://www.kunc.org Spring Cleaning? Protect Yourself From Hantavirus Former Commando Turns Conservationist To Save Elephants Of Dzanga Bai http://www.kunc.org/post/former-commando-turns-conservationist-save-elephants-dzanga-bai <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kGVqDmYZhI</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 13:41:00 +0000 Christopher Joyce 56325 at http://www.kunc.org Former Commando Turns Conservationist To Save Elephants Of Dzanga Bai British Marine's New Mission: Save All Of Kabul's Street Animals http://www.kunc.org/post/british-marines-new-mission-save-all-kabuls-street-animals Joey's silky gold hair gleams in the afternoon sun. The big bundle of energy loves to cuddle. He also looks like he could lose a few pounds.<p>This herding dog is one of the many survival stories here at the Kabul shelter and clinic called <a href="http://www.nowzad.com/" target="_blank">Nowzad Dogs</a>. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:03:00 +0000 Sean Carberry 55683 at http://www.kunc.org British Marine's New Mission: Save All Of Kabul's Street Animals