This webinar was presented on January 24th, 2023 by the Tiger Husbandry Advisory Team (THAT)
In November 2022 members of the Tiger Husbandry Advisory Team (THAT) presented on the science of female reproductive cycles and monitoring estrus through behavioral observations of both male and female Tigers in Guidelines for Successful and Safe Tiger Breeding Introductions. In part 2 of this series, Guidelines for Successful and Safe Tiger Breeding Introductions: Ready to Introduce, THAT members share multiple facilities’ safety and setup preparations for an introduction, success stories and the challenges that can arise during an introduction.
Disclaimer: This webinar is advisory in nature, informational in content, and intended to assist facilities in providing a safe and healthful environment. Considerations therein do not replace or override any applicable federal, state, or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Content may not address all of the safety and husbandry concerns for a specific facility. It is the responsibility of each facility through the application of technical judgment and experience to determine the appropriate procedures for that facility. Views expressed in the webinar are solely those of the speakers and not AZA.