Season 36, Episode 7 Ocean Animal Emergency
First Aired: November 25, 2008
The work of veterinarians at the Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito, Cal., which treats ocean mammals, is explored. Included: how Dr. Frances Gulland, clinic director of veterinary science, identified a neurological illness affecting California sea lions and harbor seal pups; Gulland travels to Oahu to care for a Hawaiian monk seal, an endangered species. Also: how humans impact the habitats and health of marine life.
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