Elephant orphans

by Hibbert, Clare, 1970-

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Bethel Park Public Library Easy Readers ER j 599.67 HI
Location  Bethel Park Public Library
 
Collection  Easy Readers
 
Call Number  ER j 599.67 HI
 
 
Summary
Orphaned elephants need someone to take care of them in order to survive in the wild. That's exactly what the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi Elephant Nursery does. the caring workers feed and check the health of elephant orphans, and they even cuddle them to make them feel more comfortable. Readers explore what life is like for both the animals and workers at the Nairobi Elephant Nursery, while learning new things about elephants along the way. Helpful fact boxes provide additional information, and colorful photographs of the nursery engage readers.
Contents
Elephant nursery
Threats to elephants
Mother's milk
Food supplies
Dust baths
A new arrival
Health checks
Healing touch
Elephant friends
Off for a walk
Playtime
Bedtime
Spreading the word.

Additional Information
Series Hibbert, Clare, 1970- Save the animals.
Subjects David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Infancy -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Reintroduction -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
African elephant -- Effect of poaching on -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife conservation -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
Wildlife reintroduction -- Kenya -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York :2015
Language English
Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781477758984
1477758984
9781477758960
1477758968
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