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Bats in Captivity

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: Susan M Barnard

194 pages, B/w photos, line illus, tabs

Wild Ones Animal Books

Paperback | Dec 1997 | #66531 | ISBN: 1886013020
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About this book

This book, the only work of its kind, details the captive care of both native and exotic bat species. Material presented in this text is compiled from many years of experience in the captive care of over a dozen species of bats, from assistance to the zoological community and wildlife rehabilitators to published sources. The book includes successful methods for hand raising infant fruit, vampire and insectivorous bats. Also included is rehabilitation, transport, exhibition, environment, housing, nutrition, medical treatment and necropsy.

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