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How a mountain lion injured by CA wildfire shows that fish skin could help heal burn wounds

The wildfires that roared through California's arid landscape caused devastation in terms of human life, property damage and wildlife, but amid the destruction -- an innovation. It's an experimental t... read more

Vets use fish skin to heal bears injured in California wildfires

Researchers in Brazil have used fish skin, in favor of human skin grafts, to bandage burn victims ... and rice paper. (The mountain lion ended up eating his, anyway.) SEE ALSO: How to help victims of ... read more

Black bear cub burned in Carr wildfire saved with fish skin

(Photo: California Department of Fish and Wildlife/YouTube) Dr. Jamie Peyton of the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital treated the cub's burned paws by applying tilapia skin over the wounds ... read more

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Bear cub burned in California wildfire gets 'fish-skin' experimental bandages

A bear cub is recovering after receiving fish skin bandages to her paws, which were burned in the California wildfires ... successfully on two adult black bears and a mountain lion cub also burned dur... read more


Fish Skin Bandages Help Burned Bears and Cougar Heal

Instead of wrapping the animals' paws up in traditional bandages, they turned to a less conventional Band-Aid: tilapia fish skin. #UCDavis veterinarian treating burned mountain lion cub with fish skin ... read more

Wildlife officials, vets 'optimistic' tilapia skin will heal bear cub severely burned in California fire

"In addition to her inability to stand or walk, there were active fires burning nearby, and with the burn area ... skins to heal two adult black bears and a mountain lion cub that were injured in the ... read more

Two bears were badly burned in wildfires, and fish skin helped heal them

When Jamie Peyton first examined the bears’ paws last month, she figured they might take six months to heal. Peyton, a veterinarian at the University of California ... Not so for the mountain lion kit... read more

2 burned bears treated by UC Davis vets are recovering in the wild

The mountain lion was too young when injured to be able to survive in the wild, and officials planned to turn him over to a care facility for lifelong confinement, the California Department of Fish an... read more

Bears burned in Thomas Fire treated with fish skin, released back into wild

"What was so profound was how severe her wounds were. On all four feet, she had third-degree burns and all the skin ... burn medicine that I think will continue to grow," Peyton said. The technique ha... read more

Correction: Burned Bears story

Veterinarians successfully used alternative medical treatments such as acupuncture on three wild animals burned in the Southern California wildfires, although one patient — a 5-month-old mountain lion ... read more

One child dead, 3 others injured after Toronto house fire

A 10-year-old boy is dead and two other family members seriously injured after a ... most likely asleep when the fire broke out. Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) issued a statement Saturday, saying in... read more

How a mountain lion injured by CA wildfire shows that fish skin could help heal burn wounds

A five-month old mountain lion with second and third degree burns on all four paw pads from the Thomas fire that burned through Ventura and Santa Barbara counties is being treated with a "bandage" fir... read more



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