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dc.contributor.authorMarais, Hendrik J
dc.contributor.authorHendrickson, Dean A
dc.contributor.authorStetter, Mark
dc.contributor.authorZuba, Jeffery R.
dc.contributor.authorPenning, Mark
dc.contributor.authorSiegal-Willott, Jess
dc.contributor.authorHardy, Christine
dc.date.accessioned2020-09-18T21:26:40Z
dc.date.available2020-09-18T21:26:40Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.identifier.citation
dc.identifier.issn1042-7260
dc.identifier.doi10.1638/1042-7260-44.4S.S18
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/679
dc.description.abstractSeveral small, enclosed reserves in southern Africa are experiencing significant elephant population growth, which has resulted in associated environmental damage and changes in biodiversity. Although several techniques exist to control elephant populations, e.g., culling, relocation, and immunocontraception, the technique of laparoscopic vasectomy of free-ranging bull elephants was investigated....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1638/1042-7260-44.4S.S18
dc.rightsCopyright 2013 by American Association of Zoo Veterinarians
dc.subjectSOUTHERN AFRICA
dc.subjectAFRICAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectREPRODUCTION
dc.subjectSURGERY
dc.subjectBIRTH CONTROL
dc.subjectCONTRACEPTION
dc.subjectRESEARCH
dc.titleLaparoscopic vasectomy in african savannah elephant (loxodonta africana); surgical technique and results
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleJournal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine
dc.source.volume44
dc.source.issue4s
dc.source.beginpageS18
dc.source.endpageS20
html.description.abstractSeveral small, enclosed reserves in southern Africa are experiencing significant elephant population growth, which has resulted in associated environmental damage and changes in biodiversity. Although several techniques exist to control elephant populations, e.g., culling, relocation, and immunocontraception, the technique of laparoscopic vasectomy of free-ranging bull elephants was investigated....


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