Syracuse University

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Challenges of Zoo Management

HNR 230 - Challenges of Zoo Management

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Term: Fall 2019
Class #: 13233
Section: M001
Credits: 1

Fox, Ted & Whiteley, Adrienne

Counts toward:
HNR Seminar (210,220,230)

Course Time(s):
W 05:15pm-06:35pm

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Course Description:

This seminar will provide students with an overview of all the elements required to manage exotic animals in a zoo. The course will culminate in a trip to the zoo where students will have an opportunity to test behavioral enrichment projects they have designed. Occasionally, zoo animals will visit the seminar. Possible seminar topics include: Animal Behavior; Collection Planning; Exhibit Design; Record Keeping; Veterinary Care; Nutrition; Population Management; Animal Training; Safety; Animal Enrichment.

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