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Dr. Shachar Malka

Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis Caused by Chryseobacterium indologenes in a Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) and a Ring-Billed Gull (Larus delawarensis).

Malka S, Goller M, Dennison-Gibby S.  J Avian Med Surg. 2020 Oct 20;34(3):289-294. 

Evaluation of the effects of dorsal versus lateral recumbency on the cardiopulmonary system during anesthesia with isoflurane in red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis). 

Michelle G. Hawkins, VMD; Shachar Malka, DVM; Peter J. Pascoe, BVSc; Adrian M. Solano, DVM; Philip H. Kass, DVM, PhD; Hajime Ohmura, DVM, PhD; James H. Jones, PhD, DVM.

An Anaplastic Sarcoma of Probable Salivary Origin in a Teddy-bear Hamster (Mesocricetus auratus). 

J Exotic Pet Med. 2011 April; 20 (2): 155-150. Katherine A.E. Rainwater, DVM, Michelle G. Hawkins, VMD, Dip. ABVP (Avian), Torrie Crabbs, Dip. ACVP, Shachar Malka, DVM, Dip.ABVP (Avian).

Immune Mediated Pure Red-Cell Aplasia in a Domestic Ferret (Mustela putorius furo).

J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2010 Sep;15;237(6):695-700. Shachar Malka, Michelle G. Hawkins, Shanon M Zabolotzky, Elizabeth B. Mitchell, Sean D. Owens.

Effect of body position on respiratory system volumes in anesthetized red- tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis) as measured via computed tomography.

Am J Vet Res. 2009 Sep;70(9):1155-60. Malka S, Hawkins MG, Jones JH, Pascoe PJ, Kass PH, Wisner ER.

Disseminated lymphoma of presumptive T-cell origin in a great horned owl (Bubo virginianus).

J Avian Med Surg. 2008 Sep;22(3):226-33. Malka S, Crabbs T, Mitchell EB, Zehnder A, Kent MS, Lowenstine LJ, Hawkins MG.


Ingluvial Squamous Cell Carcinoma in a Geriatric Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus). 

JAMS 19(3) 2005, 230-34. Shachar Malka, Natalie D. Keirstead, Ady Y. Gancz, W. Michael Taylor, Dale A. Smith

Diabetes mellitus concurrent with hepatic haemosiderosis in two macaws (Ara severa, Ara militaris).

Avian Pathol. 2007 Aug;36(4):331-6. Gancz AY, Wellehan JF, Boutette J, Malka S, Lee SE, Smith DA, Taylor M.

Horner's Syndrome in a Red-bellied Parrot (Poicephalus rufiventris),

JAMS 19(1) 2005, 30-34. Ady Y. Gancz, Shachar Malka, Lynne Sandmeyer, Michael Cannon, Dale A. Smith, Michael Taylor.

Dr. Nicolle Lofgren

Liposarcoma of Probable Bone Marrow Origin in a Lovebird (Agapornis roseicollis)

Accepted for publication in the Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery for March, 2021