Animal Welfare: Assessing Animal Welfare Standards in Zoological and Recreational Parks in South East Asia

by Govindasamy Agoramoorthy

ISBN: 9788170358497
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Imprint : Daya Publishing House
Year : 2021
Price : Rs. 8495.00
Biblio : xvi+228p., 28 col. plts., figs., tabls., bib.,ind., 23 cm

Author Profile

Dr. Govindasamy Agoramoorthy Tata-Sadguru Visiting Chair, Sadguru Foundation, India and Professor Environmental Sciences, Tajen University, Taiwan.

About The Book

As public attitudes toward animal welfare and ethics have changed markedly in many parts of the world, it becomes imperative to update ethical and animal welfare status of zoos in Asia to the academic community and general public. This book for the first time examines the underlying causes of animal welfare problems in zoological and recreational parks throughout South East Asia and suggests scientific ways to improve professional standards. This monograph gives brief account of a variety of com

Table of Contents

"Preface South East Asian Zoological Parks’ Association (SEAZA) Methods of Assessing Zoo Animal Welfare and Ethics in South East Asia Zoo Animal Welfare Evaluations in Thailand (I) Zoo Animal Welfare Evaluations in Thailand (II) Zoo Animal Welfare Evaluations in Malaysia Zoo Animal Welfare Evaluations in Java, Indonesia Ethics and Welfare Problems in Three Small Zoos in Sumatra, Indonesia Animal Welfare Evaluations in Selected Zoos in the Philippines Zoo Animal Welfare Evaluations in Vietnam Eth