Blog: Center for the Science of Animal Care and Welfare

Endocrinology indicators

Hi everyone! It’s Molly here. This month I wanted to tell you about one of the animal welfare indicators that we are using in the endocrinology lab: Immunoglobulin A, or IgA for short. You may have heard briefly about IgA through our chimpanzee welfare study updates, but did you know…

posted 6/30/2017 12:47:19 PM

Giraffe Project Update

Catherine and her team have been working with the giraffes and a special device called a "Giraffe FitBit" to compare a giraffe's activity with their welfare. With a whole year of data under their belt, Catherine is ready to give us an update.  

posted 6/6/2017 3:18:44 PM

Center for the Science of Animal Care and Welfare

Read the latest exciting stories about how our experts are advancing the science of “animal-directed” care through innovative programs at Brookfield Zoo and global field efforts.


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