Asiyah, Siti and Candra, Dedi and Anggraini, Diah Esti and Rustiati, Elly L. and Priyambodo, Priyambodo (2016) Blood Sampling Technique on Captive Elephant in Way Kambas National Park. In: International Wildlife Symposium, 18 - 19 October 2016, University of Lampung. (Unpublished)


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Study on blood sampling method on captive elephant, Elephas maximus sumatranus was done during the month June-August 2016 in Way Kambas Natinal Park included Elephant Training Center (ETC), Elephant Response Unit (ERU) I, ERU II, and ERU III. The technique of blood sampling on different sex, age, and individual behaviour was directly observed. There are three steps in blood sampling procedures i. e. preparation, handling, and blood sampling. Handling includes habituation, preparing the elephant on ‘rung’ area assisted by Mahout and trained elephant. The 18 G Hypodermic needles or wings needles were used for blood sampling. Except for preparation, there were differences for the following two steps based on their sex and age. Male and juvenile individuals were treated specifically due to behavior background.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Subjects: Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Q Science > QH Natural history > QH426 Genetics
Divisions: Fakultas Matematika dan Ilmu Pengetahuan Alam (FMIPA) > Prodi Biologi
Depositing User: Mrs Elly Lestari Rustiati
Date Deposited: 31 May 2017 01:40
Last Modified: 31 May 2017 01:40

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