Rhino Husbandry and Management Workshop

17th - 18th Jun 2024

Chester Zoo

Join us on our first ever Chester Zoo Rhino Husbandry and Management Workshop. This two-day workshop will look a range rhino husbandry, conservation and management projects across White, Black and Greater one horned rhinos. With topics such as: Facility design Rhino management Rhino ...

Join us on our first ever Chester Zoo Rhino Husbandry and Management Workshop.

This two-day workshop will look a range rhino husbandry, conservation and management projects across White, Black and Greater one horned rhinos. With topics such as:

  • Facility design
  • Rhino management
  • Rhino husbandry
  • Diets/nutrition and body condition
  • Keeper development
  • Training and Calf interactions

Please note: This workshop is aimed at professional keepers or managers who are currently employed in a zoological collection, therefore please use your organisational email address when booking.

Whilst we have a lot of exciting content planned we would love to hear what you are up to with your rhinos – if you work with rhinos and would like to present about training, research, facility design or any topic on rhinos please email your expression of interest and a brief (200 words) abstract to [email protected]

 

Queries about the course please contact [email protected] or [email protected]

 

Chester Zoo
Caughall Road
Upton
Chester
Cheshire
CH2 1LH