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Laboratory Animal Welfare

A volume in American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine

Book2013

Edited by:

Kathryn Bayne and Patricia V. Turner

Laboratory Animal Welfare

A volume in American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine

Book2013

 

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Edited by:

Kathryn Bayne and Patricia V. Turner

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    Chapter 1 - History, Philosophies, and Concepts of Animal Welfare

    Emily Patterson-Kane and Gail C. Golab

    Pages 1-6

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    Chapter 2 - Ethics and Animal Welfare

    Marilyn J. Brown

    Pages 7-15

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    Chapter 3 - Regulations, Policies, and Guidelines Impacting Laboratory Animal Welfare

    Mary Ann Vasbinder, C. Terrance Hawk and B. Taylor Bennett

    Pages 17-28

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    Chapter 4 - Animal Welfare Assessment Considerations

    Bonnie V. Beaver and Kathryn Bayne

    Pages 29-38

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    Chapter 5 - Contemporary Issues in Laboratory Animal Welfare

    Leticia V. Medina and Penny Hawkins

    Pages 39-53

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    Chapter 6 - Laboratory Animal Welfare: International Issues

    Kathryn Bayne, A. C. David Bayvel and Virginia Williams

    Pages 55-76

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    Chapter 7 - Animal Environments and Their Impact on Laboratory Animal Welfare

    Kathryn Bayne and Patricia V. Turner

    Pages 77-93

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    Chapter 8 - Experimental Design: Reduction and Refinement in Studies Using Animals

    Derek Fry

    Pages 95-113

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    Chapter 9 - Animal Welfare Considerations in Biomedical Research and Testing

    William S. Stokes and Daniel S. Marsman

    Pages 115-140

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    Chapter 10 - Preservation of Animal Welfare during Unforeseen Events

    Michael J. Huerkamp and F. Claire Hankenson

    Pages 141-155

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    Chapter 11 - Euthanasia and Laboratory Animal Welfare

    Larry Carbone

    Pages 157-169

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    Chapter 12 - Rodent and Rabbit Welfare in the Research Environment

    Patricia V. Turner

    Pages 171-196

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    Chapter 13 - Nonhuman Primate Welfare in the Research Environment

    Steven J. Schapiro, Kristine Coleman, ... Marie Claire Domaingue

    Pages 197-212

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    Chapter 14 - Dog and Cat Welfare in a Research Environment

    LaVonne D. Meunier and Bonnie V. Beaver

    Pages 213-231

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    Chapter 15 - Agricultural Animal Welfare

    Wendy J. Underwood, John J. McGlone, ... Raymond Anthony

    Pages 233-278

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    Chapter 16 - Birds as Laboratory Animals

    Joy A. Mench and Richard A. Blatchford

    Pages 279-299

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    Chapter 17 - Welfare of Laboratory Fishes

    Stephen A. Smith

    Pages 301-311

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    Index

    Pages 313-318

About the book

Description

Laboratory Animal Welfare provides a comprehensive, up-to-date look into the new science of animal welfare within laboratory research. 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. Readers will benefit from a review of regulations and policy guidelines concerning lab animal use, as well as information on assessing animal welfare. With discussions of the history and ethics of animals in research, and a debate on contemporary and international issues, this book is a go-to resource for laboratory animal welfare.

Laboratory Animal Welfare provides a comprehensive, up-to-date look into the new science of animal welfare within laboratory research. 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. Readers will benefit from a review of regulations and policy guidelines concerning lab animal use, as well as information on assessing animal welfare. With discussions of the history and ethics of animals in research, and a debate on contemporary and international issues, this book is a go-to resource for laboratory animal welfare.

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ISBN

978-0-12-385103-1

Language

English

Published

2013

Copyright

Copyright © 2013 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Imprint

Academic Press

Editors

Kathryn Bayne

AAALAC International, Frederick, MD, USA

Patricia V. Turner

University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada