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1. Name of facility and location?

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2. Type and number/sex (0.0.0) of tapirs housed?

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3. Rough estimate (or exact) square footage of public viewable exhibit?

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4. Is your public view exhibit indoor or outdoor? 

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5. Type of substrate for viewable exhibit?

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6. Type of barrier between exhibit and public? Hot wire?

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7. Is this a mixed species exhibit? If so, what other species? Can you make comments on the different species interactions?

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8. Rough estimate (or exact) square footage of inside holdings? Number of stalls? 

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9. Type of substrate or flooring in holdings?

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10. Any special features on exhibit or in holdings? Pools, bushes, trees, amount of shade, platforms, etc. If you have a pool or water feature, what is the size and depth? 

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11. Type of contact had with tapirs? Protected or free? Or something in the middle?

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12. Daily enrichment? Types, frequency, do they have favorite enrichment items?

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13. Daily diet per animal? Amounts and types of food if possible, please! 

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14. Training, how often? What behaviors do your tapirs know? Maintenance and non maintenance behaviors?

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15. What do the tapirs spend their day doing? How much time do they spend pacing, sleeping, swimming, waiting at the door to come in at the end of the day (percentages, if possible!)? How do you interpret these behaviors?

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16. What do your exhibit signs look like? Type of information on signs, animal pictures, personal animal stories?

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17. Do you do daily keeper chats at the tapir exhibit? If so, what kind of information is provided? 

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18. What are your opinions on the exhibit/holding design? Do you have any ideas for improvements? 

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19. If you have any photos of your exhibit and/or holdings, that would be greatly appreciated! These photos will be used for nothing more than to get a picture of the exhibits in my head for when I take this data a step further to create an exhibit. Thank you for your time! 

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