Prairie dog and SPV bait

Prairie dog and SPV bait

Detailed Description

In this image, a Gunnison prairie dog eats a bait laden with the sylvatic plague vaccine. Prairie dogs in the wild are less likely to succumb to plague after they ingest peanut-butter-flavored bait that contains a vaccine against the disease.


Image Dimensions: 1849 x 2054

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Gunnison, CO, US