Elephant Care Workshop
Elephant Care Conference
Tusks & Feet, Husbandry & Health
Hosted by the Phoenix Zoo
Featured Speakers: Dr. Murray Fowler, Alan Roocroft - Elephant Consultant, Dr. Dave Fagan - Dental Specialist
Topics to be covered: Husbandry and Medical Access to Captive Elephants, Restraint in Protected Contact, The Importance of Radiographs and Radiograph Techniques, General Elephant Foot Anatomy, Habitat Design That Supports Elephant Foot Health, Elephant Foot Care Tools and Other Equipment, Elephant Foot Care, Abscesses and Their Care, Teeth Care and Observations, Tail and Trunk Care and Observations, An Overview of Elephant Diseases, Behavioral Enrichment.
When: February 24th- 26th, 2013
Optional Trip to Tucson's Reid Park Zoo on February 27th, 2013
Workshop Cost: $300.00, Additional $50.00 for optional trip to Reid Park Zoo.
Limited to 30 participants.
To pre-register, contact:
602-273-1341 ext. 7626