Norma's downloadable PDF Documents and Presentations

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Abobe PDF – 259KB
  • Yellow-footed Antechinus
  • Brown Antechinus
  • Habitat
  • Behaviour and life cycle
  • Housing and feeding in care
  • Release
Abobe PDF – 6.6MB

This manual contains the same content as the one above, but due to its more graphical presentation the file size is larger at 6.6MB. You can save it to your hard drive by right-clicking and selecting ‘save link as’. This version is recommended for viewing if you have a fast broadband connectio

Abobe PDF – 996KB
  • Identification
  • Behaviour and Diet
  • Distribution and Habitat
  • Rescue
  • Stress
  • Housing Very Young Bandicoots
  • Injuries
  • Accommodation for Juveniles and Adults
  • Problems Arising with Young While in Care
  • Adults in Care
  • Feeding Adults and Young Joeys in Care
  • Release
Microsoft Powerpoint – 3MB
  • Identification
  • Development of Young
  • Housing Joeys
  • Housing Juveniles
  • Food and Feeding
  • Threats
  • Handling and Stress
  • Death
  • Information
Microsoft Powerpoint – 1MB
  • The Rescue
  • Feeding Water Birds
  • Seagulls
  • Gannets
  • Shearwaters
  • Penguins
  • White-faced Heron
  • Darters and Cormorants
  • Release
Microsoft Powerpoint – 9MB
  • The Rescue
  • What Bird is This?
  • Different Types of Bird
  • Identification
  • Chick Housing
  • Feeding the chick and Chick "buddying"
Adobe PDF – 2.2MB
  • The Rescue
  • Reuniting with Parents or Adoption
  • Reasons for Chicks Coming into Care
  • First Aid
  • Altricial Nestling Housing
  • Precocial Chick Housing
  • Duckling Housing
  • Initial Feeding & Rehydrating
  • Feeding
  • Hygiene
  • How to Get Young Birds to Gape
  • Imprinting and Release
Adobe PDF – 18.4MB

This manual contains the same content as the one above, but due to its more graphical presentation the file size is larger at 18.4MB. You can save it to your hard drive by right-clicking and selecting ‘save link as’. This version is recommended for viewing if you have a fast broadband connection.

Adobe PDF – 1.1MB
  • Common Problems
  • Handling
  • Nursing Care and Temporary Housing
  • Outside Housing
  • Diet
  • Nestling Care and Release