Environmental Enrichment for Captive Animals (UFAW Animal by Robert J. Young

By Robert J. Young

Environmental enrichment is an easy and potent technique of enhancing animal welfare in any species – spouse, farm, laboratory and zoo. for a few years, it's been a well-liked region of study, and has attracted the eye and issues of animal keepers and carers, animal execs, lecturers, scholars and puppy proprietors everywhere in the world.


This ebook is the 1st to combine medical wisdom and ideas to teach how environmental enrichment can be utilized on varieties of animal. Filling a huge hole, it considers the historical past of animal retaining, felony matters and ethics, throughout to a close exploration of even if environmental enrichment truly works, the equipment concerned, and the way to layout and deal with programmes.


  • The first booklet in a massive new animal welfare series
  • Draws jointly a large number of examine on varied animals
  • Provides exact examples and case studies
  • An necessary reference software for all those that paintings with or examine animals in captivity


This e-book is a part of the UFAW/Wiley-Blackwell Animal Welfare publication Series.  This significant sequence of books produced in collaboration among UFAW (The Universities Federation for Animal Welfare), and Wiley-Blackwell presents an authoritative resource of data on all over the world advancements, present considering and top perform within the box of animal welfare technology and expertise. For information of all the titles within the sequence see www.wiley.com/go/ufaw.

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