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Tourism and animal welfare.

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This book addresses the issue of animal welfare within the tourism experience. Part I of the book provides a conceptual and historical foundation upon which to analyse animal welfare and the position of animals in tourism, and how these two issues intersect. Part II consists of 14 opinion pieces that discuss various issues associated with animal welfare and tourism. These pieces, presented as indi...


Chapter 6 (Page no: 81)

A tale of two zoos: tourism and zoos in the 21st century.

This chapter describes the experience of the Jersey Zoo and addresses the questions of (i) whether zoos are important in tourism, (ii) whether zoos differ from other tourism enterprises using captive animals, and (iii) whether zoos are capable of ensuring the good welfare and the well-being of their captive animals.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Introduction. Author(s): Carr, N. Broom, D. M.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 9) Animal sentience, ethics and welfare. Author(s): Carr, N. Broom, D. M.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 26) The position of animals in tourism. Author(s): Carr, N. Broom, D. M.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 45) Animal welfare and tourism: are the aims mutually exclusive or potentially inclusive? Author(s): Carr, N. Broom, D. M.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 75) Public aquariums in the 21st century - what's next, before it's too late? Author(s): Andrews, C.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 85) A comparison of tourism and food-provisioning among wild bottlenose dolphins at Monkey Mia and Bunbury, Australia. Author(s): Mann, J. Senigaglia, V. Jacoby, A. Bejder, L.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 97) The tourism industry and shark welfare. Author(s): Chivell, W.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 102) Tourism, wildlife conservation and animal welfare. Author(s): Goodall, J.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 106) Managing tourism's animal footprint. Author(s): Turner, D.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 112) Elephants and tourism. Author(s): Schmidt-Burbach, J.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 119) Lessons from Winnie-the-Pooh: how responsible bear tourism can teach us respect and compassion, and benefit bears. Author(s): Dubois, S.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 126) Donkeys and mules and tourism. Author(s): Blakeway, S. Cousquer, G. O.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 132) Cats and dogs international. Author(s): Galati, D.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 135) Animal welfare - driving improvements in tourism attractions. Author(s): Jenkinson, C. Felton, H.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 138) Animal welfare and tourism: the threat to endangered species. Author(s): Sellar, J. M.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 145) Sport hunting tourism. Author(s): Goodall, J.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 147) Ethical hunting. Author(s): Lovelock, B.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 153) The future and moving forward together. Author(s): Carr, N. Broom, D. M.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, Jersey, UK.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2018
  • ISBN
  • 9781786391858
  • Record Number
  • 20183184089