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Challenges of Zoo Management

HNR 230 - Challenges of Zoo Management

MySlice Info:

Term: Spring 2019
Class #: 30956
Section: M002
Credits: 1

Instructor:
Fox, Ted & Whiteley, Adrienne

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

Course Time(s):
W 5:15pm-6:35pm

Location:
Class times and locations often change. Please verify your class schedule in MySlice.

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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