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SOTB: Elephant Talk

  • 800 Griffin Road East Cochrane, AB (map)

Bob Kam, the former Elephant Manager at the Calgary Zoo, will speak about how to work with elephants, how to understand and train them, and also how to deal with the ups and downs of dealing with such high profile and at times controversial zoo animals. Bob will also talk about elephant anatomy, especially the trunk, their size, the musth, birthing and health issues. He will also address the question of ivory trade and their current status. Bob’s talk will be accompanied by a slide presentation.

Earlier Event: April 17
Chamber Lunch n'Learn
Later Event: April 17
The Venue: Showcase with Greg Cox