Information and practical guidance on the natural history and behaviour of macaques, their care and management in captivity, and ways to assess their welfare.
An online course created by Dr Megan LaFollette and colleagues allows you to become certified in the correct rat tickling technique.
Information on the housing of rats, mice, guinea pigs, rabbits, gerbils, ferrets, cats, non-human primates and dogs.
The guidelines have been instrumental in improving the housing and care of non-human primates at UK universities and other publicly funded laboratories internationally through, for example, requiring increased space for the animals, social housing and daily foraging opportunities – all of which are critical for NHP welfare.
The American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA®), the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS), and the Poultry Science Association (PSA) are pleased to announce the release of the 4th edition of the Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching, commonly known as the Ag Guide.
An interactive site with information on common marmoset behaviour and how best to provide care in captivity, with over 100 videos – for private owners, educators, zoo and laboratory professionals.
This page on the NC3Rs website provides advice on the housing of laboratory dogs, tools for their welfare assessment, and suggestions for refinement of procedures used in safety assessment studies.
Visit www.researchanimaltraining.com for lab animal technician and researcher online training