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There are many welfare problems associated with keeping wild animals in captivity and environmental enrichment techniques are widely used as a means of improving captive conditions. Previous research on environmental enrichment has been biased towards non-social techniques; here, social housing as...

Bassett, L.
Federation of Zoological Gardens of Great Britain and Ireland, London, UK
Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Symposium on Zoo Research, Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, Paignton, Devon, UK, 6-7th July 2000, 2000, pp 53-62

In order to compare the exhibits of great apes, 11 zoological gardens in Belgium, Switzerland, Germany, Poland and the UK in Europe were selected, visited by the authors and described in July-August 2002 and 2003. All species of great apes were present in these gardens: chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes...

Zubkowicz, R.; Kaleta, T.
Warsaw Agricultural University Press, Warsaw, Poland
Annals of Warsaw Agricultural University, Animal Science, 2004, No.42, pp 9-15