Stimulating Natural Behavior in Captive Bears

Brown bears (Ursus arctos) in zoos are often kept under sub-optimal conditions and have behavioral time-budgets that differ from their wild counterparts. We conducted 2 experiments using novel feeding conditions for captive European brown bears (scattering food rather than piling and increasing feed...

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Published in:Ursus, Vol. 12 (2001), p. 199-202
Main Author: Grandia, Petra A.
Other Involved Persons: van Dijk, Jiska J. ; Koene, Paul
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1938-5439
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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