A female black and white ruffed lemur presented for 10/10 lameness. Radiographs demonstrated a transverse patellar fracture with avulsion of the proximal fragment. Surgical repair was carried out and rehabilitation was completed using a purpose-designed enclosure. Successful return to normal bipedal and quadrupedal mobility was achieved.
- Zoo animals
- Received September 4, 2015.
- Accepted September 20, 2015.
- British Veterinary Association
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