Disease Precautions for Hunters

There is an increasing awareness among hunters that there are health risks associated with hunting and handling wildlife. While this shouldn’t discourage people from hunting, it should encourage hunters to learn how to reduce the risks they might be exposed to. In this podcast, Dr. Peregrine Wolff, a veterinarian with the Nevada Department of Wildlife and chair of the AVMA Committee on Environmental Issues, talks about how hunters can minimize the health risks associated with hunting and handling wildlife.