Animals

Recent Developments in Laboratory Mouse Welfare

Author
Hooi, Kimberly
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3130
Essay Description
Examines how the welfare of laboratory mice is important to obtaining valid experimental results. Considers mouse husbandry guidelines in relation to individual strain.
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Examines how the welfare of laboratory mice is important to obtaining valid experimental results. Considers mouse husbandry guidelines in relation to individual strain.

Novel Non-invasive Physiological and Behavioural Indicatorsof Stress in Laboratory Rats (Rattus norvegicus)

Author
Hoekman, Brita
Published
2008
vein Essay ID
3009
Essay Description
A discussion of stress in laboratory rats. Methods of measuring stress are discussed, especially new behavioural and physiological parameters that have potentila welfare benefits for laboratory housed rats.
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A discussion of stress in laboratory rats. Methods of measuring stress are discussed, especially new behavioural and physiological parameters that have potentila welfare benefits for laboratory housed rats.

Captive Polar bears: Understanding behavioural patterns and the practical implications for their housing and husbandry in zoos

Author
Ritchie, Zita
Published
2007
vein Essay ID
2871
Essay Description
Animal Welfare Essay: Examines the social and stereotypic behaviour of captive polar bears and the implications for their management and enclosure design.
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Animal Welfare Essay: Examines the social and stereotypic behaviour of captive polar bears and the implications for their management and enclosure design.

Stressors of captive giant pandas (Ailuropoda melanoleuca), their effects and how they may be alleviated

Author
Hing, Stephanie
Published
2007
vein Essay ID
2870
Essay Description
Animal Welfare Essay: Explores the stressors of giant pandas in captivity, and how enrichment can alleviate this stress.
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Animal Welfare Essay: Explores the stressors of giant pandas in captivity, and how enrichment can alleviate this stress.

The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.

Author
van Ekert, Katherine
Published
2006
vein Essay ID
2728
Essay Description
Animal welfare essay. The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.

Animal welfare essay. The influence of captive rearing on social development in captive and wild chimpanzees.