Milo the Queensland Koala Gets a Health Exam

“Milo,” Zoo Miami’s 7 year-old male Queensland Koala, went through a series of procedures on Wednesday as part of an overall health exam. The exam was performed by Zoo Miami Associate Veterinarian, Dr. Gaby Flacke, assisted by Associate Veterinarians, Dr. Marisa Bezjian and Dr. Jimmy Johnson. In addition to being part of a Zoo Miami’s general preventative health program, this exam was also being done in preparation for the introduction of Milo to “Rinny,” a 3 year-old female Koala that arrived from the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in South Carolina on September 21st.

Author: Rich