Animal care and management at the National Zoo :
|Subject||Animal Husbandry -- organization & administration -- United States.
Animal Welfare -- United States.
Animals, Zoo -- United States.
NATURE -- Animals -- General. -- bisacsh
NATURE -- Animals -- Wildlife. -- bisacsh
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Zoology -- General. -- bisacsh
Veterinary Medicine -- methods -- United States.
Zoo animals -- Handling -- Washington (D.C.)
This interim report assesses issues related to animal management, husbandry, health, and care at the Smithsonian Institution's National Zoological Park. The report finds that there are shortcomings in care and management that are threatening the well-being of the animal collection and identifies the "most pressing" issues that should be addressed.