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Bustards

General information

Gruiformes - Otidiae - Bustards

Protocols

There are no protocols yet for the Bustards.

Please keep us up-to-date and contact us with your own updates or new protocols for rearing the Bustards.

References

Breeding and hand-rearing the Kori bustard at the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park, S. Hallager. International Zoo Yearbook. Vol 39. Pages 153-161

Kori Bustard Husbandry manual
http://www.gruitag.org/uploads/media/kori_bustard_husbandry_manual.pdf

MONITORING OF GROWTH IN HOUBARA BUSTARD CHLAMYDOTIS [UNDULATA] MACQUEENII CHICKS
http://www.wmenews.com/Information/Other/Section4Stievenartpp80-84pdf.pdf

Ontogeny of behavior of hand-reared and hen-reared captive houbara bustards. Yolanda van Heezik. Zoo Biology. Vol17. Issue 3. Pages 245-255

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