Is The Secret to Saving Migratory Birds in the Meal Prep? : The Bird House team at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo has many beaks to feed, including 23 species of migratory Continue ReadingIs The Secret to Saving Migratory Birds in the Meal Prep?
Toronto Zoo Announces ZWNF Resident : We are pleased to announce the appointment of Siga Lapinskas as the Zoo and Wildlife Nutrition Foundation (ZWNF) Resident at Continue ReadingToronto Zoo Announces ZWNF Resident
Assessing the Nutritional Welfare and Status of Animals : This workshop was held at the 2019 NAG/AAZV conference and was hosted by Heidi Bissell, Katie Sullivan, Erin Kendrick, and Continue ReadingAssessing the Nutritional Welfare and Status of Animals
Fecal Condition Scoring Resource Center : Fecal condition scores and fecal color provide insight into how a diet is being digested by an animal and the Continue ReadingFecal Condition Scoring Resource Center
Guidelines for the Humane and Ethical Acquisition and Management of Vertebrate Feeder Animals (Excluding Fish) :
Body Condition Scoring Resource Center : The following body condition scoring (BCS) scales have been obtained from a variety of sources. We have credited the authors Continue ReadingBody Condition Scoring Resource Center
Zoo Nutrition Myth: A fruit is a fruit : The nutrient composition of domestic fruits, which have been selected and cultivated for sweetness, differs greatly from their wild counterparts. A Continue ReadingZoo Nutrition Myth: A fruit is a fruit