Voles

Cooper, Jonathan (2010) Voles. In: The UFAW handbook on the care and management of laboratory and other research animals (Eighth edition). Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 370-379. ISBN 9781405175234

Full content URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781444318777.ch26

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Abstract

This chapter contains sections titled:
Origins
Biological overview
Laboratory management and breeding
Sources of supply
Uses in the laboratory
Laboratory procedures
Common welfare problems

Keywords:Joint Working Group on Refinement (JWGR), Laboratory Animal Science Association (LASA), Parturition, rearing and weaning, Newborn vole pups, Prairie vole, Voles transported in escape-proof containers, Voles from laboratory colonies - heavier than animals from natural populations, Voles, confused with mice, voles classified as Muridae, sub-family Arvicolinae, lemmings and muskrats, family Cricetedae of Rodentia
Subjects:D Veterinary Sciences, Agriculture and related subjects > D328 Animal Welfare
Divisions:College of Science > School of Life Sciences
ID Code:13385
Deposited On:19 Feb 2014 15:59

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