An Introduction to Zoo Biology and Management

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  • Author : Paul A. Rees
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Pages : 432 pages
  • ISBN : 9781444397833
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An Introduction to Zoo Biology and Management

An Introduction to Zoo Biology and Management
  • Author : Paul A. Rees
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 29 March 2011
GET THIS BOOK An Introduction to Zoo Biology and Management

This book is intended as an introductory text for students studying a wide range of courses concerned with animal management, zoo biology and wildlife conservation, and should also be useful to zookeepers and other zoo professionals. It is divided into three parts. Part 1 considers the function of zoos, their history, how zoos are managed, ethics, zoo legislation and wildlife conservation law. Part 2 discusses the design of zoos and zoo exhibits, animal nutrition, reproduction, animal behaviour (including enrichment and training), animal

Dictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management

Dictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management
  • Author : Paul A. Rees
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 July 2013
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This dictionary is intended as a guide to the terminology usedin a wide range of animal-related programmes of study includingagriculture, animal care, animal management, animal production,animal welfare, veterinary nursing, wildlife conservation and zoobiology. In total it contains over 5,300 entries. It containsa wide range of terms used in the fields of veterinary science,physiology and zoology, as students whose primaryinterests are animal welfare or zoo biology also need to have someunderstanding of disease, how animal bodies function and howanimals are

Mand and Animal in the Zoo

Mand and Animal in the Zoo
  • Author : H. Hediger
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 06 May 1970
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The seven aspects of a zoological garden. The zoo as a place for man and animal. The exhibition value of animals. Food. Foreign bodies. Causes of death in the zoo. Building for animals. The art of transferring animals. Catching mice without bait. The public in the zoo.

Zoo Conservation Biology

Zoo Conservation Biology
  • Author : John E. Fa,Stephan M. Funk,Donnamarie O'Connell
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 18 August 2011
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In the face of ever-declining biodiversity, zoos have a major role to play in species conservation. Written by professionals involved in in situ conservation and restoration projects internationally, this is a critical assessment of the contribution of zoos to species conservation through evidence amassed from a wide range of sources. The first part outlines the biodiversity context within which zoos should operate, introducing the origins and global spread of zoos and exploring animal collection composition. The second part focuses on

Zoo Animals

Zoo Animals
  • Author : Geoff Hosey,Vicky Melfi,Sheila Pankhurst
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 July 2013
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The keeping of zoo animals is a central tool in the conservation of some of the world's most fascinating, yet threatened, species. But how do zoos operate on a day-to-day basis? What are the key challenges they face in trying to feed, manage, and keep healthy the animals in their care? How can they play their part in conserving biodiversity? Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management and Welfare addresses the key questions surrounding the keeping of exotic animals in captivity, and reveals

Zoo Animal Learning and Training

Zoo Animal Learning and Training
  • Author : Vicky A. Melfi,Nicole R. Dorey,Samantha J. Ward
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 February 2020
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Comprehensively explains animal learning theories and current best practices in animal training within zoos This accessible, up-to-date book on animal training in a zoo/aquaria context provides a unified approach to zoo animal learning, bringing together the art and science of animal training. Written by experts in academia and working zoos, it incorporates the latest information from the scientific community along with current best practice, demystifying the complexities of training zoo animals. In doing so, it teaches readers how to

Zoo Animal Welfare

Zoo Animal Welfare
  • Author : Terry Maple,Bonnie M Perdue
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 22 March 2013
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Zoo Animal Welfare thoroughly reviews the scientific literature on the welfare of zoo and aquarium animals. Maple and Perdue draw from the senior author’s 24 years of experience as a zoo executive and international leader in the field of zoo biology. The authors’ academic training in the interdisciplinary field of psychobiology provides a unique perspective for evaluating the ethics, practices, and standards of modern zoos and aquariums. The book offers a blueprint for the implementation of welfare measures and an

Zoo Animal Nutrition

Zoo Animal Nutrition
  • Author : Andrea Fidgett
  • Publisher : EAZA Nutrition Group
  • Release : 06 May 2021
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A selection of material that would have been presented at the second Zoo Animal Nutrition Conference. This event was cancelled due to the outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease -- Introduction.