Traumatic injuries occurring in possums and gliders in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales.

@article{Hemsley1993TraumaticIO,
  title={Traumatic injuries occurring in possums and gliders in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales.},
  author={Susan Hemsley and Paul J. Canfield},
  journal={Journal of wildlife diseases},
  year={1993},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={612-5}
}
Twenty common brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula), 23 ringtail possums (Pseudocheirus peregrinus) and five sugar gliders (Petaurus breviceps) from the Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia were evaluated for traumatic injuries between 1989 and 1990. Ten brushtail possums and five ringtail possums were hit by motor vehicles with injuries primarily to the anterior of the body. Fifteen ringtail possums and all sugar gliders were attacked by cats. Four brushtail possums were attacked by… CONTINUE READING