Musk Oxen Keep Dying at University of Alaska Research Station
DECEMBER 14, 2010
The death toll for musk oxen at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Large Animal Research Station rose to nine after a school veterinarian euthanized two older bulls that never recovered from a suspected trace mineral deficiency that caused the deaths of seven other animals in September and October. animal research university of alaska musk ox alaskaThis is kind of weird. Maybe nothing's wrong, but a review of the animal care program is being initiated.