Welcome to SHAPE—Africa!
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a regional division of The Shape of Enrichment, Inc. We are a proactive group
dedicated to enhancing captive animal welfare in Africa.
enrichment conferences, workshops, projects, publications, and the Shape / AAZK
Video Library is available on this site. What
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Current SHAPE—Africa Activities
(AKAA) Animal Keepers of Association of
Africa - Enrichment Workshop
(PAAZAB) Africa Association of Zoos and Aquaria
– Conference presentations
9th International Conference on Environmental Enrichment -
(ICZ) International Congress of Zookeepers -
(AAZK) American Association for Zoo Keepers -
(WIN) Wildlife Information Network
an enrichment DVD
Montecasino Bird Gardens, South
Africa in June 2009
Bloemfontein Zoo, South Africa in October 2009
out more about hosting a SHAPE—Africa Workshop
at your facility.
contact us if you are interested in hosting a workshop in Africa.
is free to all professional animal caretakers in Africa. Please join us!
A Newsletter is produced quarterly in pdf format. A current version of
Adobe Acrobat Reader and can be downloaded for free. Download
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Library contains an extensive collection of enrichment and
training videos available to you.
Photos & Articles of Interest for inclusion in The
Shape of Enrichment quarterly publication.
List Server & Group information is available here.
challenging question about enrichment? Ask
Committee of SHAPE—Africa
Approach to Positive
Enrichment = SHAPE!