Animal X-Rays: An Inside Look

Animals & Gardens

October 24, 2019

‘Tis the season for some ‘spook-tacular’ images! Veterinary staff at the zoo care for all animals furred, feathered, and scaled, which sometimes includes taking x-rays of species. With nearly 200 species at Lincoln Park Zoo, radiographs differ quite drastically from species to species.

Below, take an inside look at a variety of radiographs, current and past:

Egyptian Fruit Bat
Meller’s Chameleon
Eastern Black Rhinoceros
Mexican lance-headed rattlesnake