Training Animals At The Zoo

By Jason Meyers, Meteorologist

September 16, 2010 Updated Sep 16, 2010 at 6:36 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Getting your dog to sit and stay is hard enough, but zoo keepers at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo train all of the animals for daily activities. These are activities like feeding, grooming, and for overall health. They train the animals using something called positive reinforcement. Jason Meyers watched some of the keepers in action today.

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For more information on the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, go to http://www.kidszoo.org/




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