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Animal Welfare Information Center (U.S.)

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Works: 181 works in 295 publications in 1 language and 12,296 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Classifications: HV4701, 591
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Most widely held works by Animal Welfare Information Center (U.S.)
Animal Welfare Information Center bulletin( )

in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources on marine mammals by Richard L Crawford( )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) regulates warm-blooded animals used for research, public exhibition, transportation in commerce, or sold for the wholesale pet trade. Thus, all marine mammals used for public exhibition or research are regulated under the AWA. This includes cetaceans (i.e. whales, dolphins) and pinnipeds (i.e. seals, sea lions, walrus, sea otters, polar bears, manatees). Most marine mammals in captivity are in marine mammal parks or zoos. However, a few are also used in scientific research. Dolphins and whales in the wild are also regulated by the National Marine Fisheries Service. Sea otters, walrus, manatees and polar bears in the wild are regulated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The purpose of this resource is to provide additional information on marine mammals in captivity to assist facility personnel in providing proper care, husbandry and nutrition to them
Animal Welfare Information Center newsletter( )

in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental enrichment information resources for laboratory animals, 1965-1995 : birds, cats, dogs, farm animals, ferrets, rabbits, and rodents by Cynthia Petrie Smith( )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources on fish welfare, 1970-2003( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources for ferrets : September 1991-July 2002 by Richard L Crawford( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication is a bibliographic listing of papers, articles and books published on or about ferrets in various subject areas. The subject areas are listed in the Table of Contents and the bibliographic listings are provided in alphabetical and chronological order. The title of the book or article is listed first followed by the author(s) and journal or place of publication. If the article or book is available at the National Agricultural Library (NAL), the NAL Call Number is provided. A section at the end of the publication includes selected web sites about ferrets for additional information
Information resources on the North American opossum (Didelphis virginiana) : a bibliography on its natural history and use in biomedical research by William J Krause( )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources for the care and welfare of dairy cattle : 1996-2002 by Cynthia Petrie Smith( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In recent years a number of issues regarding the care and welfare of dairy cattle have been examined. The following document explores current issues regarding the social and physical environment of dairy cattle. Modern management practices such as the use of bovine somatotrophin (BST) to increase milk production, tail docking, and the use of new milking technologies are reviewed as well. An extensive bibliography covering the behavior, breeding, feeding, health, housing, and husbandry is included. This publication is intended for use by animal scientists, veterinarians, extension agents, and others with an interest in dairy cattle production
Information resources on the care and use of insects : 1968-2004 by Gregg B Goodman( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The document contains information on the culture and use of insects as biomedical models, biocontrol agents, and toxicological studies. The information includes species of Diptera, Drosophila, Coleoptera, Collembola, Orthoptera, Hemiptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera, Ephemeroptera, Isoptera, Pscoptera, and Siphonaptera. Topics include environmental conditions, in vitro culture, development in laboratory situations, mass rearing of insects, genetics, metabolic regulations, photoperiod, pesticide testing, etc. The document includes a review article, an extensive bibliography and a list of relevant World Wide Web resources
Information resources on swine housing, care and welfare by Cynthia Petrie Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stockperson training represents an integral component of any successful farm operation. This resource guide was developed to assist swine producers, farm managers, extension specialists, and others in locating educational resources regarding swine housing, care, and welfare. The guide contains a detailed listing of training materials, books, selected web pages, and an extensive bibliography. Farm managers, extension agents, and others, are encouraged to be creative with the resources listed and integrate their use into their regular farm training programs
Information resources for amphibians, fish & reptiles used in biomedical research by Richard L Crawford( )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nutrient composition of whole vertebrate prey (excluding fish) fed in zoos by Ellen Sue Dierenfeld( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings, Symposium on Swine Housing and Well-Being, P.O.R.K. Academy 2002, Kent Feeds by Symposium on Swine Housing and Well-being( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference source for the recognition & alleviation of pain & distress in animals by Richard L Crawford( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tuberculosis in animals : Mycobacterium bacilli that cause devastating zoonotic diseases in many animals by Jean A Larson( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The focus of this publication is on information related to tubercular diseases of animals caused by the bacterial genus Mycobacterium. Livestock diseases are mostly caused by Mycobacterium bovis and the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex. Many species of animals are included: large ruminants, wildlife, wild animals as disease reservoirs, deer, elephants, birds, fish, etc. Topics are varied and include clinical aspects of the disease, the disease process, disease prevention and control, vaccines, immunology, bacterial genetics, zoonotic aspects etc
A brief information resource on assistance animals for the disabled by Kristina M Adams( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources for livestock and poultry handling and transport, 1990-1998( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information resources on the care and welfare of rabbits by Cynthia Petrie Smith( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The husbandry, care, and welfare of rabbits varies widely depending on their intended use. Current issues regarding the care and welfare of companion rabbits, laboratory rabbits, and rabbits raised for commercial purposes are reviewed in introductory articles written by experts in the field. An extensive bibliography and website listing covering all aspects of rabbit care, husbandry, health, and welfare is also included. Information contained in this publication should be of interest to laboratory animal personnel, commercial rabbit producers, veterinarians, and companion rabbit owners
Information resources on the care and use of molluscs by Gregg B Goodman( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication is a bibliographic listing of papers, articles and books published on or about molluscs used in research as well as in aquaculture. Invertebrates have an important role in biomedical research. THey are relatively easy to maintain, less expensive and less labor intensive than more traditional laboratory animals. Use of invertebrates in research is considered a replacement and a refinement alternative to the use of vertebrates. The use of invertebrates as alternatives assists researchers to meet the policies, guidelines and laws regarding animal welfare. The bibliographic citations in this document cover the period 2002 to approximately 1973. If the article or book is available at the National Agricultural Library (NAL), the NAL Call Number is provided. Web site references for molluscs is also provided for additional information
Information resources on human-animal relationships past and present by Judith Ho( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A reference source for the recognition & alleviation of pain & distress in animals
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National Agricultural Library (U.S.). Animal Welfare Information Center

United States. Animal Welfare Information Center

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