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dc.contributor.authorBercovitch, Fred B.
dc.contributor.authorAndrews, Jeff
dc.contributor.editor
dc.date.accessioned2021-03-17T20:35:57Z
dc.date.available2021-03-17T20:35:57Z
dc.date.issued2010
dc.identifier.issn07333188, 10982361
dc.identifier.doi10.1002/zoo.20179
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/921
dc.description.abstract...We show that calves born in a zoo stand and walk on their own for the first time at the same age as those born in the wild. Calves born in the zoo take a little longer until first successful nursing, but the difference in age between wild and zoo is not statistically significant....
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urlhttp://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/zoo.20179
dc.rights© 2008 Wiley‐Liss, Inc.
dc.subjectAFRICAN ELEPHANTS
dc.subjectZOOS
dc.subjectFEEDING
dc.subjectCARE OF YOUNG
dc.titleDevelopmental milestones among African elephant calves on their first day of life
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleZoo Biology
dc.source.volume29
dc.source.issue2
dc.source.beginpage120
dc.source.endpage126
html.description.abstract...We show that calves born in a zoo stand and walk on their own for the first time at the same age as those born in the wild. Calves born in the zoo take a little longer until first successful nursing, but the difference in age between wild and zoo is not statistically significant....


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