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Swan Keeper's Handbook: A Guide to the Care of Captive Swans

Handbook / Manual

By: Geoffrey R Gardner

135 pages, Col photos


Hardback | Jul 2003 | #137451 | ISBN: 1575241994
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About this book

Serves as a guide to the care of swans by non-veterinary practitioners in captive settings such as hotels, resorts, golf courses, zoos wildlife rehabilitation centres and private collection sites. The book addresses such practical information as history, feeding, breeding, pairing, preparation of temporary pens for introduction to ponds or lakes, predators, habitat development and maintenance, and the overall care of swans (including English Mute, Polish Mute, Black-Necked, Black, Trumpeter, and Mearl) with additional information on other swan species.

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