Behind the Scenes At the Zoo

£14.99

Step inside the weird and wonderful world of zoos, where all four corners of our planet come together. Venture behind the scenes to uncover the secrets of the amazing animals and army of staff that make up these awesome attractions and vital conservation centres. Find out what keeps zookeepers busy as they care for hundreds of different animals, from mini meerkats to enormous elephants. Learn how they create the perfect habitats, moreish meals, and fun enrichment activities to keep their animals healthy and happy. Marvel at how courageous zookeepers learn to look after dangerous animals. Learn about the valuable research and conservation efforts that are so crucial for protecting our most vulnerable species.

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Description

This is your all-access private pass into the wild and wonderful world of zoos!

We’re opening the gates, just for you! Join us on an epic behind-the-scenes adventure of zoos and aquariums. From tigers and tortoises to giraffes and jellyfish, you’ll learn about hundreds of different animals and how they are looked after by their keepers.

Inside the pages of this children’s animal book, you’ll discover the secret delights of the world’s most interesting zoos and more! It includes:

– Showcases the best ethical treatment and conservation of animals and the vital research done by zoos
– Filled with beautiful photos of animals and their innovative habitats in zoos around the world
– Profiles the tasks of zoo staff using language that is fun and accessible

Featuring only the best zoos from around the world, this conservation-themed children’s book takes you on a once-in-a-lifetime trip through zoo life. It gives you a peek inside the hidden lives of the experts who care for the animals in the zoos and work passionately to conserve them in the wild, too. Learn how they create the perfect habitats, moreish meals, and fun enrichment activities to keep their animals healthy and happy. This wonderful children’s educational book is ideal for teaching little ones about endangered animals.

Behind the Scenes at the Zoo is packed with stunning images that encapsulate the essence of zoos, aquariums, and wildlife parks, step-by-step explanations, and job profiles of key roles such as a zookeeper, vet, and wildlife biologist! It’s the perfect gift for kids aged 9-12 who love all things animals. It’s time to uncover the secrets of the incredible animals and army of staff that make up these extraordinary attractions and vital conservation centres! Are you ready?

Complete the Series

If you loved this book about zoology for kids, look out for more Behind the Scenes titles from DK! Take an exclusive tour of the world’s most exciting museums and discover their hidden treasures that aren’t normally on public display with Behind the Scenes at the Museum.

Additional information

Weight 0.922 kg
Dimensions 28.3 × 22.5 × 1.8 cm
Author

Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Hardback

Pages

155

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

590.73 (edition:23)

Readership

Children – juvenile / Code: J