Elephants. Emanuelson, Karen A.; Kinzley, Colleen E. Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals. Gage, Laurie J. (Ed.). Iowa State Press, Ames. 2002, i-xvii, 1-279 p. Chapter pagination: 221-228. ISBN: 0813826837.

            NAL call no: SF41.H36 2002

            Descriptors: rearing techniques, hand rearing, Elephas, Loxodonta.


Keeping of elephants in zoo and circus. Rietschel, W. DTW Deutsche Tieraerztliche Wochenschrift, Mar. 2002, v. 109 (3), p. 123-126. ISSN: 0341-6593.

            Language: German.

            NAL call no: 41.8 D482

            Descriptors: education, entertainment, care in zoos and circuses, animal welfare.


Mycobacterial isolations in captive elephants in the United States. Payeur, Janet B.; Jarnagin, J.L.; Marquardt, J.G.; Whipple, D.L. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. The Domestic animal/wildlife interface: Issues for disease control, conservation, sustainable food production, and emerging diseases. Oct. 2002; 969: 256-258. ISSN: 0077-8923.

            NAL call no: 500 N484

            Descriptors: tuberculosis, bacterial disease, diagnosis, therapy.


The properties of geophysical fields and their effects on elephants and other animals. Arnason, Byron T.; Hart, Lynette A.; O’Connell- Rodwell, Caitlin E. Journal of Comparative Physiology, Jun. 2002, v. 116 (2), p. 123-132. ISSN: 0735-7036.

            NAL call no: BF671.J6

            Descriptors: geophysical fields, effects, elephants, animals.


Simple enrichment techniques for bears, bats and elephants - untried and untested. Law, Graham; Kitchener, Andrew. International Zoo News, Jan/Feb. 2002, v. 49 (1), p. 4-12. no. 314. ISSN: 0020-9155.

            NAL call no: QL76.I58

            Descriptors: care in captivity, natural enrichment, simple feeding dispenser, zoos.


Why doesn’t the elephant have a plural space? West, John B. News in Physiological Sciences, Apr. 2002, v. 17, p. 47-50. ISSN: 0886-1714.

            Descriptors: physiology, respiratory system, elephant, pleural space.


The world of elephants. Mussi, Margherita. Current Anthropology, Aug./Oct. 2002, v. 43 (4), p. 656-660. ISSN: 0011-3204.

            Descriptors: animals, bones, tools, skeletal system, elephants, humans.

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