Reptile Viruses... What Australian Keepers Need to Know! [E-Book and Video]



Viruses are very common in nature. It is therefore not surprising that reptiles can be infected with a number different viruses. Some of these viral infections have serious consequences to not only individual animals but also to entire collections. Reptile keepers need to have some knowledge about the viruses that their animals can be exposed to. Importantly they also need to appreciate what can be done to avoid a viral infection occurring.

This E-book and video provides accurate and up-to-date information on a number of important viruses found in snakes, lizards, turtles and crocodiles in Australia. Examples include sunshinevirus in snakes and adenovirus in bearded dragons. Some methods for preventing introduction of viruses are also covered.

The information contained in this E-book and video is correct at March 2018 and is only relevant to Australia.


Length: E-book - 19 pages; Video - 56:45 mins