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Bat Health Foundation

a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

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through integration of peer-reviewed literature

and data generated from field-derived samples,

we seek to generate the first open database focused on bat health

~current services~



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Veterinary Consultation

Overseen by two veterinarians trained in infectious disease and wildlife health, Bat Health Foundation is focused on optimizing the health of free-ranging bats.
If you have questions regarding:
  • disease investigation
  • diagnostics
  • pathophysiology
  • bloodwork
  • treatments
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Research & Collaboration

Bat Health Foundation connects researchers from different disciplines to tackle cross-scale concerns ranging from infectious disease to behavioral ecology.
Have a current or prospective research project?
...and you think we might be able to help, please reach out!
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~coming soon~




Database Curation

By building and maintaining Batabase, an open collection of bat health parameters, we provide a valuable resource available to researchers, wildlife health professionals, and the public.
  • Want to be a part of Batabase development?
  • ~
  • Could Batabase help answer your research questions?
Reach out to us!
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Sample Analysis

Through collaboration with our partners in academia, government, and the not-for-profit sector, we will collect field samples from bats and take them back to our lab for processing.
  • Have samples that need to be assayed?
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  • Have samples that could generate data to contribute to Batabase?
Please stay tuned!
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Health Assessments

Bat Health Assessments are health evaluation forms we use to ensure uniform and consistent data collection from bat populations over time.
  • Want a tool to evaluate the bat population(s) you study?
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  • Want to standardize data collection in the bats you study?
We are here to help!
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