Laboratory Animal Management: Dogs
National Research Council, Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research, Commission on Life Sciences, Committee on Dogs
National Academies Press, Feb 1, 1994 - Science - 152 pages
This newly revised edition incorporates the regulatory requirements and improved practices for laboratory animal care that have developed over the past two decades.
Laboratory Animal Management: Dogs examines controversies over proper cage sizes and interpretation of federal requirements for exercise and offers recommendations for researchers. Guidelines are provided on how to recognize and alleviate pain and distress in research dogs and on the sensitive topic of euthanasia.