Welfare evaluations of nonhuman animals in selected zoos in the Philippines.

@article{Almazan2005WelfareEO,
  title={Welfare evaluations of nonhuman animals in selected zoos in the Philippines.},
  author={Ronnel R Almazan and Roberto P Rubio and Govindasamy Agoramoorthy},
  journal={Journal of applied animal welfare science : JAAWS},
  year={2005},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={59-68}
}
This study evaluated 3 zoos in the Philippines: the Wildlife Rescue Center and Mini Zoo, Manila Zoological and Botanical Garden, and Cavite Botanical and Zoological Park to determine the standards of nonhuman animal welfare. The study measured and compared the cage sizes of various animals to the international minimum standards. According to the categories of management and husbandry, the 3 zoos showed a significant difference on the mean scores of ranking. The Wildlife Rescue Center and Mini… CONTINUE READING