Karli Chudeau

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  • Bachelors - University of Hawaii at Manoa - Psychology - 2010
  • Masters - California State University San Marcos - Psychology - 2017

Research Interest Summary

Applied animal behavior; animal welfare with wildlife; conservation management

Research Interests

I am interested in assessing animal welfare in wildlife rehabilitation settings and using behavioral management to improve reintroduction success, specifically with pinnipeds (Monachus schauinslandi, Phoca vitulina, Mirounga angustirostris, Zalophus californianus)


  • Chudeau, K.R., Johnson, S.P., & Caine, N.G. (2019). Enrichment reduces stereotypical behaviors and improves foraging development in rehabilitating Eastern Pacific Harbor Seals (Phoca vitulina richardii). Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 19, 104830. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.applanim.2019.07.001