prairie dogs http://hppr.org en Rita Blanca National Grasslands Participating in Prairie Dog Vaccination Study http://hppr.org/post/rita-blanca-national-grasslands-participating-prairie-dog-vaccination-study <p>Prairie dogs are a keystone species on the high plains.&nbsp; That means others rely on them for food and shelter.&nbsp; <a href="http://amarillo.com/news/local-news/2013-07-14/prairie-dog-study-has-high-hopes"><strong>The Amarillo Globe-News</strong></a> reported a study is being conducted to keep them healthy by vaccinating them for the&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(78, 78, 78); font-family: georgia, serif; line-height: 1.5;">bubonic plague. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 18901 at http://hppr.org Rita Blanca National Grasslands Participating in Prairie Dog Vaccination Study