Regional Zoo Conference to Open in HCMC

The 15th conference of the Southeast Asia Zoo Association will open at Rex Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City tomorrow to start discussions on the subject “To more Friendly zoos”.

Taking good care of animals is one of the issues of the 15th conference of the Southeast Asia Zoo Association

The three-day conference will be a chance for the association member countries to meet up, exchange experiences, and boost cooperation in zoological fields with international organizations.

Discussions will focus on animal raising, veterinary, education and conservation, zoo design, ethics in taking care of animals.

The Vietnamese delegates will present nine reports on issues like management and preservation of forest animals in natural and confined environments.

Among the 230 delegates attending the conference are 136 from 29 countries and territories.

By H.V.- Translated by Yen Chuong

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