December 1, 2021

Cayman Islands continues investigations of Helicobacter Disease in Blue Iguanas

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On May 5th, 2015, Blue Iguana Recovery Programme (BIRP) staff found a wild Blue Iguana displaying signs of lethargy within the Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park (QEIIBP). The iguana was taken to Island Veterinary Services (IVS) where she was tended to by Dr. Ioana Popescu. She died on the same day from blood poisoning resulting […]

Return of the [Cayman Islands] Blue Dragon

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By Shurna DeCou From UNDARK For the 11 years that I have worked as a journalist in the Cayman Islands, I have followed the struggle to protect the blue iguana. I am not ashamed to say it was love at first sight. The hues of the lizard’s blues, its spiky crest and distinctive black feet, and its curiously […]