Lab Bites

  • February 05, 2020 on CWHL on Instagram

    Looking for something new to do with your sweetie on Valentine's Day?? Try some citizen science and join the Great Backyard Bird Count,February 14-17! #cornellvet @CornellBirds
  • January 08, 2020 on CWHL on Instagram

    Want to check out what the NYS Wildlife Health Program worked on last year? Check out our annual report and see what working together can do for #wildlifehealth. @nysdec #scicomm #cornellvet
  • December 10, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    Thanks to all who guessed! Those FEET belong to the white-tailed deer!! Working with @nysdec, we do a lot of disease & health surveillance on the deer populations of NYS, helping keep deer healthy & NYS CWD free!
  • December 06, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    It's Friday, FOOT Friday that is!! You can learn a lot about an animal's health by examining its feet (or hooves in this case)! This is sort of a freebie, but who do these feet belong to? #wildlife

What we do

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Disease Surveillance

On the frontlines of identifying pathogens and toxins in New York wildlife

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Everything from salamanders to moose

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Wildlife Diagnostics

Testing services through the Animal Health Diagnostic Center

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Education & Outreach

Developing resources for professionals and the public

New York State Wildlife Health Program

We protect the health of New York State's wildlife through our partnership with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Learn more about the WHP