Code of Practice for injured, sick and orphaned possums and gliders

The Code of Practice for Injured and Sick Possums and Gliders is intended for those authorised to rescue, rehabilitate and release possums and gliders.

Date
10 August 2021
Publisher
Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
Type
Publication
Cost
Free
Language
English
Tags
  • ISBN 978-1-76058-452-8
  • ID EES20210224
  • File PDF 636KB
  • Pages 49
  • Name code-of-practice-injured-possums-210224.pdf

The code has been developed to ensure the welfare needs of these mammals are met and the conservation benefits stemming from their rehabilitation and release are optimised. It also aims to ensure that risks to the health and safety of volunteers rescuing and caring for these animals are reduced and easily managed.