< > D270 - Orphan Bear Cubs Rehabilitation and Release Guidelines

Author(s) /Editors Beecham, J.
Publishing Organisation The World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA)
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Date most recently updated 2006
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Specific Chapter/Section References

Reference Chapter/Section Title Chapter/Section Author Page nos.
D270.I.w1 Introduction   9-11
D270.II.w2 Conservation Implications   11-12
D270.III.w3 Options for Placement of Orphaned Bear Cubs   12-14
D270.IV.w4 Decisions about the Suitability of Cubs for Rehabilitation   14-15
D270.V.w5 Rehabilitation Facilities   15-20
D270.VI.w6 Characteristics of Orphaned Cubs   21-22
D270.VII.w7 Handling Methods   22-30
D270.VIII.w8 Release Site Considerations   31-37
D270.IX.w9 Release Considerations   37-52
D270.X.w10 Key Elements of Successful Releases   52

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