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This third edition of "Animal Welfare" has 407 pages and is divided into five parts. Part I, Issues, introduces the background and philosophy of the subject. Part II covers problems for animal welfare, starting in chapter 3 with the animal's interactions with its environment. The following four...

Author(s)
Appleby, M. C.; Olsson, I. A. S.; Galindo, F.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786390202)
Publisher
CAB International, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Animal welfare, 2018, Ed. 3, pp xii + 407 pp.
CABI Book Info
Cover for The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text.

This third edition book with 19 chapters on domestic animal ethology is divided into two parts: Part A contains the basic elements of animal behaviour (chapter I, the study of animal behaviour and its application; chapter II, behaviour genetics, evolution and domestication; chapter III, behaviour...

Author(s)
Jensen, P.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391650)
Type
Book
Abstract

Few studies have evaluated the long-term effects of providing environmental resources to mice. This consideration is important given that mice are often maintained in vivaria for months. We evaluated the effects of providing simple cage resources (wood wool, cotton nesting material, a plastic...

Author(s)
Clipperton-Allen, A. E.; Ingrao, J. C.; Ruggiero, L.; Batista, L.; Ovari, J.; Hammermueller, J.; Armstrong, J. N.; Bienzle, D.; Choleris, E.; Turner, P. V.
Publisher
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, Memphis, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, 2015, 54, 6, pp 718-730
Abstract

Experiments of environmental enrichment usually compare between group-housed rats in enriched and unenriched cages or between group-housed rats in enriched cages and single-housed rats in unenriched cages. This bias is mainly to maximize the chance of enrichment both socially and physically. The...

Author(s)
Abou-Ismail, U. A.; Darwish, R. A.; Ramadan, S. G. A.
Publisher
IDOSI Publications, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Global Veterinaria, 2014, 13, 4, pp 570-582
Abstract

The biological overview, uses in the laboratory, laboratory management and breeding, laboratory procedures, and common welfare problems encountered with the laboratory guinepigs are discussed in this chapter.

Author(s)
Kaiser, S.; Krüger, C.; Sachser, N.
Publisher
Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW), Wheathampstead, UK
Citation
The UFAW handbook on the care and management of laboratory and other research animals, 2010, Ed.8, pp 380-398
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The behaviour of laboratory mice and rats.

This chapter discusses the origin, history of domestication, biology, physiology, behaviour, husbandry and welfare of laboratory mice and rats.

Author(s)
Würbel, H.; Burn, C.; Latham, N.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935368)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text, modular texts.

This book contains 16 chapters that are divided into 2 main parts. The first part discusses the study and applications of animal behaviour; the genetic and physiological aspects of behaviour; the evolution of behaviour; the effects of domestication on animal behaviour; motivation and organization...

Author(s)
Jensen, P.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935368)
Type
Book
Abstract

Housing mice in the laboratory in groups enables social interaction and is the way a laboratory should house mice. However, adult males show reciprocal aggression and are therefore frequently housed individually. Alternatively, a grid divider, which allows sensory contact by sight and smell but...

Author(s)
Rettich, A.; Käsermann, H. P.; Pelczar, P.; Bürki, K.; Arras, M.
Publisher
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc., Mahwah, USA
Citation
Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 2006, 9, 4, pp 277-288
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Deprived environments: developmental insights from primatology.

Author(s)
Novak, M. A.; Meyer, J. S.; Lutz, C.; Tiefenbacher, S.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990040)
Type
Book chapter

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