Masters ThesisUsing Social Network Analysis to Evaluate One-Male-Unit Formation in a Captive Group of Hamadryas Baboons (Papio hamadryas) at Oakland ZooMolinaro, Holly"Hamadryas baboons (Papio hamadryas) live in a complex multilevel social system with the one-male-unit (OMU) at the core. OMUs consist of an adult alpha male with one or several adult females, their dependent offspring and sometimes a few follower mal . . .
Masters ThesisEffects of Increasingly Complex Enrichment on the Behavior of Captive Malayan Sun Bears (Helarctos malayanus)Ghavamian, YasmeenAll zoos grapple with challenges of keeping captive animals engaged in natural behaviors, especially for bears which prove to be among the more challenging species to keep stimulated. In captivity, a common indicator of poor welfare is the presence . . .