Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management, and Welfare download free [PDF and Ebook] by Geoff Hosey

Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management, and Welfare download free [PDF and Ebook] by Geoff Hosey year 2013
  • Book name: Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management, and Welfare
  • Author: Geoff Hosey
  • Release date: 2013/4/25
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9780199693528
  • Rating: 8.04 of 10
  • Votes: 224
  • Review by: Rhys Easter
  • Review rating: 9.69 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/2
  • Total pages: 672
  • Includes a PDF summary of 57 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: 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 how we can apply our ever-growing understanding of animal behaviour and use an evidence based approach to ensure zoo animals are managed as effectively as possible. Drawing on their extensive experience of zoo research, practice, and teaching, the authors blend together theory with a broad range of both mammalian and non-mammalian examples to give a highly-readable overview of this burgeoning field. Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management, and Welfare is the ideal resource for anyone needing a thorough grounding in this subject, whether as a student or as a zoo professional.Online Resource CentreThe Online Resource Centre to accompany Zoo Animals features:For all readers: Updates - surveys of key developments in the field Multiple choice questions with instant feedback, to aid self-assessmentFor registered adopters of the book: Figures from the book in electronic format and full colour, available for download
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 38H15M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Animal Husbandry, Zoology & Animal Sciences, Animal Reproduction, Animal Behaviour, Wildlife: General Interest, Zoology: Vertebrates, Animal Pathology & Diseases
  • Available formats: RTF, DOC, EPUB, TCR, PML, PDF, WORD, TXT. Compressed in ZIP, TBZ2, LZMA, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 67.58 USD
  • Dimensions: 199x245x30mm
  • Weight: 1,284g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom
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