ZOO 212 Elephant Management

2 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: ZOO 100

Expand on knowledge of applicable husbandry skills, equipment types, and handling techniques. Experience the physical and mental demands and building structures required to manage elephants in captive environments. Learn about daily routines that are preformed, such as, cleaning, feeding, training, enrichment, and health maintenance through hands on experience at two elephant facilities.