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Chester Zoo vet examines a Dormouse with an aim to improve conservation methods

Date: 19-Oct-12
Country: BRITAIN
Author: Phil Noble

Chester Zoo vet examines a Dormouse with an aim to improve conservation methodsPhoto: Phil Noble


Photo: Phil Noble

Chester Zoo vet Gabby Drake examines a Dormouse after microchipping it as part of a multi-agency conservation project in North Wales October 18, 2012.

The Dormice, which are native to the UK, are being marked and monitored in a programme aimed at improving conservation methods in the area.

Reuters
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