Improving In-Field Care for Eastern Black Rhinoceros
Researchers will investigate methods to decrease stress and associated health and welfare complications during immobilization and translocation of eastern black rhinoceros.
Researchers will investigate the effect of tranquilizers and supportive care on captured wildlife during management activities.
Researchers will develop new tools to measure chronic stress in whales, dolphins and porpoises.
Researchers will investigate the effects of, and ways to minimize, transportationrelated stress on sea turtles to and from rehabilitation facilities and release sites.
Researchers will evaluate the effects of increased weight loads carried by horses to provide science-based recommendations to the equine industry and address potential welfare concerns.