A selection of animal welfare information resources at the San Diego Zoo Global Library and online.
We welcome suggestions for updates or new resources! Please contact us by email.
- AZA : Enrichment
Association of Zoos & Aquariums. General information on environmental enrichment.
- Center for Animal Welfare
Chicago Zoological Society. Research, tools, programs, species-specific information, and animal welfare bibliography.
- Center for Zoo Animal Welfare (CZAW)
Detroit Zoological Society. Media, resources, symposium.
- Disney's Animal Enrichment Program
Disney's Animal Program. Species-specific information, methods, course.
- Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates (2005) [PDF]
National Institutes of Health (NIH). A six-booklet series on providing appropriate enrichment for baboons, capuchins, chimpanzees, macaques, marmosets and tamarins, and squirrel monkeys.
- The Perspective of Animal Welfare in Shaping Zoos in the Future [video]
TEDx talk by Ron Kagan, Director, Detroit Zoological Society, at the Future of Zoos Symposium, February 2012.
SDZG staff can find a variety of useful resources in the Animal Welfare and Enrichment pages on SDZG's intranet portal, the Insider. Note: access is restricted to networked computers.