Jumbo Ghosts: The Dangerous Life of Elephants in the Zoo

Jumbo Ghosts: The Dangerous Life of Elephants in the Zoo

by Michael Schmidt

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781401012564
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Publication date: 02/28/2002
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 7.94(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

1. Jumbo Ghosts-the Dangerous Life of Elephants in the Zoo

2. The Bond-the Mysterious Natural Affinity between Elephants and People

3. First Contact

4. Comrades in Arms

5. Partners in the Forest

6. Under Lock and Key

7. The Concrete Jungle

8. The Zoo-genic Diseases of Elephants

9. Training Tango-the Dangers of the Traditional Zoo Elephant Training and Management Methods

10. Jumbos in Jeopardy-Elephant Conservation in the Zoo

11. Tusk and Bone-Trench Warfare with the Zoo-genic Diseases of Elephants

12. Repairing the Zoo Environment for Elephants-Eliminating the Dangers of the Traditional Zoo Exhibit

13. Mending the Methods-Making Life in the Zoo Better for Elephants by Employing New, Enlightened Methods for their Training And Management

14. A New Zoo that Meets the Needs of the Elephants-the Challenges and Rewards of the Wildlife Conservation Park

15. Mending the Human-Elephant Bond-What can I do for the Elephants?

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