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Manipulative enrichment.  Download the book (free) Enrichment and Well-Being of Mammals in Captivity in English or Spanish on enriquecimiento-ambiental.gowildpanama.org  Over 250 pages with detailed information and photos on the types and stages of environmental enrichment, plus a chapter on animal rights and  animal welfare with tools for measuring animal welfare in captive settings.

Manipulative enrichment. Download the book (free) Enrichment and Well-Being of Mammals in Captivity in English or Spanish on enriquecimiento-ambiental.gowildpanama.org Over 250 pages with detailed information and photos on the types and stages of environmental enrichment, plus a chapter on animal rights and animal welfare with tools for measuring animal welfare in captive settings.

meerkats with hanging feed - ABWAK Association of British and Irish Wild Animal Keepers

meerkats with hanging feed - ABWAK Association of British and Irish Wild Animal Keepers

Our zoo keepers give the meerkats treats by hiding them inside ostrich eggs.

Our zoo keepers give the meerkats treats by hiding them inside ostrich eggs.

Feather plucking enrichment (Caldwell Zoo)  Interesting use for our throw away feathers!

Feather plucking enrichment (Caldwell Zoo) Interesting use for our throw away…

Serval Enrichment (Fishing) - Animal Enrichment : Honolulu Zoo

Serval Enrichment (Fishing) - Animal Enrichment : Honolulu Zoo

Fire hose vertically hung creates a privacy curtain for a lemur when they need some alone time.  The obstacle also encourages some playful behavior!

Fire hose vertically hung creates a privacy curtain for a lemur when they need some alone time. The obstacle also encourages some playful behavior!

Fillable from top. Lifting cylinders animal gets access to treats.

This large enrichment device requires the Orangutan to lift any one of three tube covers to access treat inside.

up-cycled fan pieces attached together

Make one special photo charms for your pets, compatible with your Pandora bracelets. up-cycled fan pieces attached together

Great take on the water bottle spinner. Put removable caps on the bottles to ensure easy cleaning.

Get some useful tips and advice when you are at home with your first dog right now!

Each tube spins. You can add all thread through center pvc if giving to strong/destructive animals. The bottom pvc is filled with sand to help keep it upright.

This would be great to fill with frozen/sticky food! Each tube spins. You can thread through center pvc if giving to strong/destructive animals. The bottom pvc is filled with sand to help keep it upright.

How to make lighter(!) firehose hammocks.  Traditional firehose hammocks are so heavy. This version eliminates a lot of the metal fasteners to make it lighter.

How to make lighter(! Traditional firehose hammocks are so heavy. This version eliminates a lot of the metal fasteners to make it lighter.

EnrichMinute: Seamless Fire Hose Scratching Posts

Today let's make a seamless fire hose scratching post. A lot of you have made them with rope coiled around a log for big cats but ev.