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Manipulatory & Play Objects
Large Tractor Tyres

The methods outlined in this section relate to the use of both artificial and natural substrates and items for physical and mental stimulation, including floating toys, nesting materials and posts for claw scraping and scratching to relieve skin irritations.

Large Tractor Tyres

Method Either tied onto ropes to swing freely, raised up on tree stumps, or left on the ground.
Species Rhino.
Purpose Manipulatory object.
Pro --
Con Looks unnatural. Potential danger of tyre being hurled out of the enclosure.
Improvements Move the item around every few days.
Comments --
Frequency of Use Constant.
Ratings Usefulness 7
Convenience 9
Value For Money 10
Range of Users 10
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