Providing a Safe and Caring Environment for Exotic Animals


Behavior Videos

"Ask the Animal Behaviorist"
with Louis Dorfman

"Can you show us how behavioral and emotional enrichment work together?"

"Do you feel any apprehension when entering a new animal's habitat?"

"Are some animals more emotional than others? If so do you have to work with them differently?"

"Does protected contact work with tigers?"

"Does Emotional Enrichment work if you can't go IN with the animal?"

"Can you tell us more about your work with the Triplets?"

How is your relationship different with bears than with cats?

Can I learn about Emotional Enrichment from Domestic Animals?

Are tigers affectionate?

"Tell us about the bears and the peanut parties you have with them."

Greta shows the comfort and security she finds in Louis.