National Leadership Grant Video: Chicago Zoo’s Welfare Track

By Kevin O’Connell, IMLS Writer-Editor

In this video interview, Jessica Whitman, Animal Welfare Biologist, and Tom Meehan, Vice President of Veterinary Services, describe the Chicago Zoological Society’s Welfare Track project, an IMLS-funded project that explores new ways of monitoring the wellness of zoo animals.

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One Response to National Leadership Grant Video: Chicago Zoo’s Welfare Track

  1. Dr. Shuler says:

    Gathering the mental and emotional state of the animals is a key item that only the direct care giver can assess. Great to put this in the survey!