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Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1990.013
EISBN: 0-949324-29-9
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 0001
DOI: 10.7882/RZSNSW.1988.010
EISBN: 0959995145
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2007.016
EISBN: 978-0-9803272-1-2
... the number of young that are orphaned at a vulnerable age; (3) winter starvation of sub-adults is common, it is an important demographic process, and in some places it provides a rare opportunity for public education; (4) in this temperate environment, M. giganteus continues to produce young-at-foot...
Book Chapter
Series: Other RZS NSW Publications
Publisher: Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.7882/FS.2002.054
EISBN: 978-0-9586085-4-1
.... The microclimate of camps needs more research, as does the seeding of new areas with ground litter containing flying-fox droppings, and the location of orphan release cages set up in prospective new camp sites. Nevertheless, it is apparent that in the future it will make more sense to manage flying-fox camps where...
Journal Articles
Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (1): 58–73.
Published: 01 October 2020
... parks, zoological parks DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.7882/AZ.2020.013 Introduction Wildlife rehabilitation is a specialist activity that involves the capture, treatment and release of sick, injured and The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment orphaned wildlife, carried out in collaboration with has...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 40 (4): 605–627.
Published: 01 June 2020
... rehabilitation to be a specialised activity that involves the capture, handling, treatment, release or euthanasia of sick, injured or orphaned free- living terrestrial and marine free-living native vertebrate animals (excluding fish). To participate in this activity, people and organisations currently require...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 30 (4): 443–448.
Published: 17 March 2014
... as spread pathogens. It is also argued that, in rearing orphans for release, carers enable genetically unfit individuals to survive, and so undermine the genetic fitness and long-term viability of the species. I argue that most young currently coming into care are not orphaned by virtue of genetic...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 186–193.
Published: 30 September 2020
... al. 1999). Even before the peak of the bushfires, there were unquantifiable mass mortalities from a food shortage from south-eastern Queensland to north- eastern NSW, confirmed by the consistent observations of malnourished flying-foxes in this range. There were also numbers of dead and live orphaned...
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Australian Zoologist (2020) 41 (2): 254–282.
Published: 03 December 2020
... Information Rescue and Education Service (WIRES) for comments on an early draft of the survey. Finally, to all veterinarians and veterinary nurses who contribute their time and resources to sick, injured and orphaned wildlife your hard work and dedication will always be appreciated. References Andrews, K...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (2): 298–315.
Published: 17 March 2014
.... Adult flying- foxes, too crippled for release, were often retained as demonstration animals. Carers families had prolonged, intimate contact with orphan flying-foxes: exposure to urine, faeces, sebum, bites, scratches and regular licks on the lips, even kissing. Carers made contact with residual birth...
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 18 August 2021
... (McAlpine et al. 2015). However, the true status of koalas in Victoria is largely In Australia, there is a widespread rehabilitator network unknown, due to limited population monitoring and field which ensures that injured or orphaned wildlife receive studies, other than for those populations that are being...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 32 (1): 76–100.
Published: 17 March 2014
..., in that births occur in the same season each year (Ratcliffe 1931; Baker and Baker 1936; Pierson and Rainey 1992; O Brien 1993). Pregnancy lasts six months, lactation 3-4, and only one offspring is produced per year (Martin et al. 1996). From data obtained by carer groups who raise flying-fox orphan young...
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Australian Zoologist (1990) 26 (2): 42–43.
Published: 01 June 1990
...-foxes as part of the curricula for the Higher School Certificate. Hand Rearing, Banding and Release Many Sydney people have come to appreciate flying- foxes through hand-rearing of orphans. The K.B.C.C. Inc. is now responsible for the co-ordination of hand rearing, banding and release of Grey-headed...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (3): 698–710.
Published: 20 October 2011
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Australian Zoologist (2013) 36 (2): 129–136.
Published: 07 February 2013
... methodologies and these should be adaptive to take local conditions at the time of the work into account. Consideration must also be given to other issues such as dealing with dead animals (e.g., what should be preserved as voucher specimens for museums); dealing with orphaned or injured animals (e.g...
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Australian Zoologist (2014) 31 (1): 38–54.
Published: 17 March 2014
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Australian Zoologist (2021)
Published: 02 September 2021
... or orphaned native fauna. httpwww.environment. Port Stephens, New South Wales, using population viability nsw.gov.au/wildlifelicences/RehabFauna.htm analysis. Pacific Conservation Biology 13(3): 189-201. Orr, B. and Tribe, A. 2018. Animal welfare implications of Lunney, D., Gresser, S. M., Mahon, P. S...
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Australian Zoologist (2011) 35 (2): 160–165.
Published: 14 October 2011
... (Pople and Grigg 1998). Animal welfare has also been a concern, as some kangaroos are only wounded when shot and some young-at-foot are orphaned. One concern is that harvesting will have a detrimental effect on the reproductive output of a population, compromising sustainability. Non-selective harvesting...
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Australian Zoologist (2019) 40 (2): 314–325.
Published: 01 December 2019
... was also observed, however species identification was not possible. On 27 March 2017, a slider moving overland at the Fairfield Tennis Club (Fig. 2A) was collected by a member of the public and handed in to NPWS (unpubl. data). The nearest waterbody, Orphan School Creek is approximately 300 m away...
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Australian Zoologist (2021) 41 (2): fmi–fmcliv.
Published: 09 April 2021