Chapter 23. Black Bear Cubs

  1. Laurie J. Gage DVM Director
  1. Sophia Papageorgiou,
  2. Darlene DeGhetto and
  3. Jennifer Convy

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch23

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

How to Cite

Gage, L. J. (2002) Black Bear Cubs, in Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch23

Author Information

  1. Marine World Africa USA and The Marine Mammal Center

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813826837

Online ISBN: 9780470385005

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Keywords:

  • black bear cubs;
  • ursus umericmus;
  • reproduction;
  • sexual maturity;
  • rehydrating solution

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Natural History

  • Record Keeping

  • Initial Care and Stabilization

  • Formulas: Rehabilitation Diet

  • Formulas: Weaning Diet

  • Nursing Technique

  • Amounts to Feed

  • Housing

  • Restraint and Handling

  • Immune Status and Special Needs

  • Common Medical Problems

  • Tagging

  • Release

  • Acknowledgments

  • Sources of Products Mentioned

  • References