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The Meru veterinary team is headed by Kenya Wildlife Service Veterinary Officer Dr Bernard Rono. Dr Rono is ably assisted by SWT driver and veterinary assistant Peter Kariuki along with two skilled KWS capture rangers. The team is fully equipped with GPS, Radios, Cameras, and binoculars, a customised 4x4 vehicle suitable for off-road driving, two darting systems that can be alternately used depending on terrain and other prevailing field conditions, all necessary drugs and medical supplies as well as basic laboratory equipment that enables prompt field diagnosis and treatment.

The Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit is operated by the SWT with generous funding from Mr. Companc and has been operational since February 2013.

Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for January 2020

This report describes activities of the Meru Veterinary Unit in January 2020....

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for December 2019

Northern Kenya recorded heavy rains in November and early December hence plenty of vegetation and water for wild animals. In low lying areas of Meru National Park, localized flooding was reported. This poses a hazard to wild animals and a black rhino was reported to have been stuck in a swamp and drowned. ...

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for November 2019

This report describes the activities of Meru Veterinary Unit in northern Kenya during November 2019. The area received more than average rainfall this month with sporadic floods reported in parts of Meru National Park. ...

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for October 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for September 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for August 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for July 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for June 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit for April - May 2019

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for November 2018

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for October 2018

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for September 2018

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit Report for August 2018

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit - July 2018

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Meru Mobile Veterinary Unit - June 2018

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