Processing small mammals

for genetic studies

1. Transfer the animal from the live trap
into a bag for weighting.
2. Check to see if the animal has ear
3. Remove a small piece (fitting between
these lines | |) of ear tissue for genetic
4. Place a numbered ear tag (shown in black)
into each ear.
5. Check reproductive conditon and
contents of check pouches.
6. Release animal (notice ear tags) 7. Watch the animals hop on its merry way

But watch out for the vicious little beasts,
they try to escape...
and they've got big teeth!
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