Struggling giraffe in Maryland gets plasma from Ohio donor

A struggling newborn giraffe in Baltimore has received a plasma transfusion from a giraffe in Ohio. The Maryland Zoo says in a statement that the male giraffe, born on June 15, wasn’t nursing. Zookeepers were giving the unnamed calf colostrum supplements to get antibodies normally provided by mother’s milk. But zoo officials say the calf …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/06/21/struggling-giraffe-in-maryland-gets-plasma-from-ohio-donor/

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