A veterinarian team gives  an antibiotic shot  to a purple sea star last July at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. The shots were intended to help fight sea star wasting syndrome.
A veterinarian team gives an antibiotic shot to a purple sea star last July at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. The shots were intended to help fight sea star wasting syndrome. Lui Kit Wong Staff file
A veterinarian team gives an antibiotic shot to a purple sea star last July at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. The shots were intended to help fight sea star wasting syndrome. Lui Kit Wong Staff file

Tacoma aquarium loses half its sea starts to wasting disease

September 08, 2015 08:54 AM