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The Captive Environment

In this module the aim is to gain knowledge and understanding of:


  • The restrictions animals face in a captive environment and how to overcome them.
  • The importance of providing an environment which provides for biological and psychological needs and is species-specific.
  • How to use information to provide good health and welfare on a daily basis and throughout an animal’s life.




We recommend you work through the learning information document, then take the interactive quiz to consolidate your learning. Once you are finished with the quiz, click the back button on your browser to return to this page.
Download the learning information document HERE
Take the interactive quiz HERE

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