Gibbon blind for life can see thanks to Kan. State veterinarians

March 1, 2017

Gibbon blind for life can see thanks to Kan. State veterinarians

Veterinarian ophthalmologist Jessica Meekins removed cataracts from the eyes of Booger, a 2-year-old gibbon ape. “Veterinarian medicine is just exciting because there are so many things you can do,” said veterinarian and Kansas State professor of exotic pet, wildlife and zoological medicine James Carpenter, who recently placed a pacemaker in a ferret.

KSHB-TV (Kansas City, Mo.) (2/24)