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- Carder, Gemma; Semple, Stuart
- Applied animal behaviour science 2008 v.115 no.3-4 pp. 211-220
- animal behavior; animal stress; animal welfare; captive animals; Gorilla gorilla; animal feeding; anxiety; zoo animals
- ... There is growing interest in examining the effects that visitors have on the welfare of zoo primates. Most recently, the importance of evaluating the combined impacts of visitors and management practices on anxiety levels of these animals has been highlighted. Studies that take such an approach have the potential not only to highlight how visitors affect the welfare of zoo primates, but also how t ...