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We have completed the Sixth International Tapir Symposium  in Campo Grande, Brazil, 16 to 20 November, 2014. Thank you to all of you who attended, and special thanks to everyone who made this event possible!

New resource online:

The 2014 edition of the Tapir Veterinary Manual is now available on our website. This comprehensive 155 page guide includes a full range of medical details. Find it on our Downloads page under TSG Veterinary Committee.

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The IUCN/SSC-affiliated Tapir Specialist Group is a global group of biologists, zoo professionals, researchers and advocates dedicated to conserving tapirs and their habitat through strategic action-planning in countries where tapirs live, information sharing, and through educational outreach that shows the importance of the tapir to local ecosystems and to the world at large.

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