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WildLife Group of the SAVA Hooo-Hooo Wildlife Group OF THE SAVA 3 Letter From Chairman 4 Leptospirosis in Wildlife 12 Crystals and Cats: the NZG, CCF and the University of Illinois work together to improve cheetah health 14 In Memoriam Hymie Ebedes : 1936/06/14 – 2015/11/24 16 Iron Storage Disease in a Golden Wildebeest 19 Availability and allocations of Medicines for Wildlife CONTENTS 23 Bush buzz 2 Disclaimer: This communication is intended exclusively for members of the South African Veterinary Association Wildlife Group (SAVA WG) and may not be forwarded, disseminated, copied or shared in any way whatsoever without the express permission of the Editor or SAVA WG Chairman. Editor: Katja Koeppel Publisher: Vetlink Media Solutions Advertising and Production: Madaleen Schultheiss Designer: Riana Grobler Contact details: 012 346 1590 www.vetlink.co.za Email: [email protected] EDITOR’s NOTE Dear Colleagues Welcome to 2016. Please continue to support us with articles, case histories and CPD articles in the field of wildlife or any interesting snippets for our wonderful profession. Many thanks Katja Koeppel Dr. med. vet. Katja Koeppel, BVMS, MSc (wildlife), CertZooMed, Diplomate ECZM (Zoo Health Management), MRCVS