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environmental enrichment
Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
Definition
Modification of the physical environment of animals, especially those in captivity, for the purpose of meeting behavioral needs and improving well-being.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9057.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9057
Used For
behavioral enrichment
environmental enhancement
Broader Term
animal care
Narrower Term
feeding enrichment
nestlets
social enrichment
Related Term
animal housing
animal use refinement
animal welfare
cage design
litter (bedding)
play activities
toys
Spanish
enriquecimiento ambiental
Term Number
9057