Welfare of experimental animals
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Welfare of experimental animals January 1979 - August 1989 by Jean A. Larson

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English


  • Animal welfare -- Bibliography.,
  • Animal experimentation -- Bibliography.,
  • Laboratory animals -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementJean Larson and Karen Clingerman.
SeriesQuick bibliography series -- QB 90-10., Quick bibliography series -- 90-10.
ContributionsClingerman, Karen J., National Agricultural Library (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination33 p. ;
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15270950M

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Get this from a library! Welfare of experimental animals: January - March [Karen J Clingerman; National Agricultural Library (U.S.)]. The use of animals in research, testing, and education is subject to a myriad of laws, regulations, policies, and standards. The public’s interest in the treatment of laboratory animals and lobbying by animal welfare and antivivisection organizations has led to the passage of many of these laws and regulations during the second half of the 20th century. animals for experimental purposes, led to the development of laboratory animal science in the s. This is a multidisciplinary branch of science aimed at contributing to the quality of experiments in which animals are used and at improving their welfare. It encompasses the biology of laboratory animals, their environmental requirements. Get this from a library! Welfare of experimental animals: January - August [Jean A Larson; Karen J Clingerman; National Agricultural Library (U.S.)].

Many research projects evaluate the welfare of animals in a laboratory setting. The AVMA Animal Welfare Division works zealously to stay on top of the current literature related to all aspects of animal welfare. Below are additional pages related to specific applications of animals and veterinarians in research. Legislation and Regulation. The Three Rs (3Rs) in relation to science are guiding principles for more ethical use of animals in were first described by W. M. S. Russell and R. L. Burch in The 3Rs are: Replacement: methods which avoid or replace the use of animals in research; Reduction: use of methods that enable researchers to obtain comparable levels of information from fewer animals, or to obtain. As the most populous province in Canada, Ontario is a microcosm of the animal welfare issues which beset Western civilization. The authors of this book, chairman and vice-chairman, respectively, of the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, find themselves constantly being made aware of the atrocities committed in the Society’s jurisdiction. standards in the area of the welfare of production animals. Th e first edition of the book ha s enjoyed wide distribution and filled a gap in Spanish language texts on this topic.

Hubrecht, R. () Enrichment: Animal Welfare and Experimental Outcomes, in The UFAW Handbook on the Care and Management of Laboratory and Other Research Animals, Eighth Edition (eds R. Hubrecht and J. Kirkwood), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: /ch "This is a delightful book, full of interesting aspects of animal welfare. An excellent guide to the academic study of animal welfare science." ―Marian Stamp Dawkins, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford Understanding Animal Welfare: The Science in its Cultural Context takes a completely fresh and thought-provoking approach. It is essential reading for anyone interested, studying or Cited by: It also discusses the origins of vivisection, advances in human and non-human welfare made possible by animal experimentation, principle moral objections to the use of research animals, alternatives to the use of animals in research, and the regulatory umbrella under which experiments are conducted in Europe, USA and : Vaughan Monamy. Animals specifically considered include rodents, cats and dogs, nonhuman primates, agricultural animals, avian animals and aquatic animals. The book examines the impact of experiment design and environment on animal welfare, as well as emergency situations and euthanasia practices.