Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals by Committee on Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Laboratory Animals

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Subjects:

  • Veterinary science: laboratory animals,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Animal Husbandry,
  • Research,
  • Science / Life Sciences / General,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Veterinary Medicine - General,
  • Animals, Laboratory,
  • Guideline,
  • Laboratory animals,
  • Transportation,
  • standards

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10359148M
ISBN 100309101107
ISBN 109780309101103

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The humane transportation of research animals has been a priority, Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals book there are concerns that the rapid increase in the numbers of animals transported, the increasing use of genetically modified animals that may have medical considerations, the complexity of permitting and inspection of research animals, and the dwindling availability of transportation services are adversely affecting the quality and ease of transportation.

Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals identifies the current problems encountered in the transportation of research animals and offers recommendations aimed at local and federal officials to rectify these problems. This book also includes a set of good practices based on the extensive body of literature on transportation of agricultural animals, universal concepts of physiology, and a scientific understanding of species-specific needs.

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This book also includes a set of good practices based on the extensive body of literature on. The meeting delineated the problems encountered during and resulting from air and ground transportation of live animals.

The participants also focused on mechanisms to solve the problems, including the potential for a future ILAR study. As a result of this meeting, the Elizabeth R. Griffin Research Foundation, NIH, and the National Center for Infectious Diseases sponsored an ILAR.

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By Committee on Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Laboratory Animals, National Research Council Record number: (legacy id: ). The transportation of nonhuman primates requires special consideration because the risk of zoonotic disease transmission is greater with non-human primates than any other species of research animal due to the close phylogenetic relationship between humans and nonhuman primates (NRC, b).

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Meeting the regulatory and animal welfare requirements of research animals in transport can be a complex task. This report recommends best practices for the care of animals in transit including species specific recommendations, thermal requirements, space.

The report also establishes science-based good practices for transporting research animals and advises that research institutions designate a single individual to be responsible for ensuring safe shipment and receipt of animals. Key Messages. Currently five federal agencies have oversight authority on various aspects of the transportation process.

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Contents TABLES AND FIGURES xv ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS xvii SUMMARY 1 Major Recommendations 2 1 INTRODUCTION 5 2 REGULATIONS AND GUIDELINES FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF RESEARCH ANIMALS 9 National Regulations and Guidelines 9 Department of Agriculture 9 US Fish and Wildlife Service 11 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 13 US Department of Transportation.

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In many countries, animal transportation regulations are incorporated within animal welfare acts (9,47), while in other countries separate acts have been passed to address the issues of humane transportation (17,19).

Most animal transportation regulations deal with. Transport of laboratory animals 5 behaviour and welfare during transport, the consensus view of the Group and input from others with expertise in animal care and transport. LASA hopes that these Guidelines will signiÞcantly improve the welfare of laboratory animals undergoing transportation.

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