Examines how the welfare of laboratory mice is important to obtaining valid experimental results. Considers mouse husbandry guidelines in relation to individual strain.
Rodents and lagomorphs
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.
Animal welfare essay. Refining laboratory rodent husbandry - recent advances.
Animal welfare essay. Environmental enrichment for laboratory rats