Chimes
Enrichment type:
sensory
Items Required:
chimes
Species:
all

Chimes

Birds may benefit from exposure to different types of sounds and music.

Sources

  1. Robbins L, Margulis SW. Music for the birds: effects of auditory enrichment on captive bird species. Zoo Biol. 2016 Jan-Feb;35(1):29-34. doi: 10.1002/zoo.21260. Epub 2016 Jan 7.
  2. Bowman A, Scottish Spca, Dowell FJ, Evans NP. 'Four Seasons' in an animal rescue centre; classical music reduces environmental stress in kennelled dogs. Physiol Behav. 2015 May 1;143:70-82. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.02.035. Epub 2015 Feb 21.
  3. Robbins L, Margulis SW. The effects of auditory enrichment on gorillas. Zoo Biol. 2014 May-Jun;33(3):197-203. doi: 10.1002/zoo.21127. Epub 2014 Apr 8.
  4. Alworth LC, Buerkle SC. The effects of music on animal physiology, behavior and welfare. Lab Anim (NY). 2013 Feb;42(2):54-61. doi: 10.1038/laban.162.