Wildlife Health Specialist Group


Commissioned by the IUCN Species Survival Commission to serve as a first response for wildlife health concerns across the world.


PREDICT Field Sampling Training Guides

The USAID Emerging Pandemic Threats PREDICT project has released a series of guides on field sampling and related topics that may be useful for wildlife health professionals.

Chemical and Physical Restraint of Wild Animals

The second edition of “Chemical and Physical Restraint of Wild Animals- a Training and Field Manual for African Species" has recently been released. The book supports the Zimbabwe Vet Association. The cost for professionals is GBP60 (75Euro) per manual, students GBP50 (60Euro) plus postage. Please see the attached book cover for more information. If you are interested in ordering a copy or have questions about the manual, please email Richard Kock (for shipping to U.S. and European region) at rkock@rvc.ac.uk or mdkock@kingsley.co.za (for shipping to other regions).