Exploring the Blood of an Exotic Species
This presentation aims to explore the blood cells and blood chemistry of Eastern Box Turtles. It will touch upon certain blood values, and ask “why?” Comparisons of human medicine to animal medicine will also be evaluated as well as the concept of One Health.
Keshiyena Pieters, Vet Services Intern
Keshiyena Pieters is currently a Senior at North Carolina Central University. Although she is a biology major, with a concentration in pre-med, she enjoyed her time here at the museum working with Dr. Dombrowski and the Vet Services Team.