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An Introduction to Zoo Biology and Management
This book is intended as an introductory text for students studyinga wide range of courses concerned with animal management, zoobiology and wildlife conservation, and should also be useful tozookeepers and other zoo professionals. It is divided into threeparts. Part 1 considers the function of zoos, their history, howzoos are managed, ethics, zoo legislation and wildlife c ...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published May 6th 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell
(first published January 1st 2011)
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This book is simply a textbook explaining a wide range of zoo-related topics including history of zoos, management, animal care & welfare, captive breeding, conservation, exhibit designing, record-keeping, and zoo ethics. It's a great book for those who plan to zoo-related careers and anyone interested in zoo biology.