Life Imitates Art as Diseased Rats Infest Sydney

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Life has imitated art (for Stranger Things fans at least) as leptosirosis-infected rodents triple in numbers, killing several dogs and causing a number of people to fall ill. Lachlan MacPherson – with the production assistance of Hugh Hunter – has this story.

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Tuesday, July 23 2019
Featured in storyAngela Vithoulkas, independent Councillor, City of SydneyProfessor Peter Banks, Ecologist, University of SydneyChristine Griebsch, Senior Lecturer and Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Sydney
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