Zookeeping : an introduction to the science and technology

Complete Title: 
Zookeeping : an introduction to the science and technology
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

As species extinction, environmental protection, animal rights, and workplace safety issues come to the fore, zoos and aquariums need keepers who have the technical expertise and scientific knowledge to keep animals healthy, educate the public, and create regional, national, and global conservation and management communities. This textbook offers a comprehensive and practical overview of the profession geared toward new animal keepers and anyone who needs a foundational account of the topics most important to the day-to-day care of zoo and aquarium animals.

Imprint: 
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2016
Physical Description: 
x, 674p. : ill.
Publication Year: 
2016
ISBN: 
978-0-226-92531-8
Notes: 

Includes bibliographic references, glossary and index

Number of copies: 
1
Language(s): 
English
Record created: 2018/08/03
Record updated: 2018/11/01