Behavioral and social management

acclimation, 111

activity and exercise, 63-64, 84

airflow and ventilation and, 150

aquatic species, 82, 83, 84, 85

bedding, nesting, and substrate materials and, 49, 52, 85

enrichment, 52-53, 54, 60, 83, 85

food and feeding, 65

illumination and, 47, 48, 49

procedural habituation and training, 29, 64-65

recordkeeping, 75

sanitation and, 72

social environment, 51, 58, 59, 64, 111

space considerations, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59

temperature and humidity and, 43, 44, 80

terrestrial species, 83-85

training of personnel, 53, 121

veterinary care and, 107, 111, 112, 114

Behavioral changes

infections and, 118

monitoring animals for, 112

moribund state, 28

pain and distress, 120-121, 123

physical restraint and, 29

sanitation and, 71

stereotypies and compulsive behaviors, 63

transportation of animals and, 150

Behavioral research, 30, 31, 111, 135, 149-150

Bioexclusion, 28

(see also Barriers)

Biologic agents and hazards, 18, 19, 20, 21, 111, 112-113, 148, 170-172

Biosecurity, animal, xviii, 105, 107, 108, 109-110, 111, 135, 170-172

Birds, 41, 44, 48, 49, 60, 121, 144, 156, 179-180, 193

Bites and scratches, 18, 23

Breeding and reproduction

aquatic animals, 44, 80, 82, 83, 87, 88

caloric restriction and, 67

cryopreservation of fertilized embryos, ova, ovaries, or spermatozoa, 76, 107

enriched environments and, 83

genetic management, 76, 77

GMAs, 28, 76

lighting and, 48, 137

nesting, bedding and substrates, 52, 70, 83

nomenclature, 77

nonhuman primates, 59

recordkeeping, 76, 77, 87, 88

rodents and rabbits, xviii, 57, 77, 107

sanitation activities and, 70

space requirements, 55, 56, 57, 33

temperature and humidity and, 44, 80, 82

vibration and, 50

Building Seismic Safety Council, 133

C

Cages and caging

(see also Housing;

Microenvironment)

cleaning and sanitation, 18, 46, 47, 52, 69, 70-71, 72, 73, 86, 142, 143, 145

dimensions and space allocation, xviii, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 133

dividers and shelters in, 53

flooring, 70

isolators, 45, 47, 52, 111, 139, 146

light intensity in, 46, 49

location on cage rack, 46, 49

mechanical washers, 71, 72, 86, 135, 136, 141, 143

metabolic, 121

in secondary enclosures, 47

ventilated, 44, 46, 47, 50, 58, 70-71, 111, 141, 146

vibration of, 50

Caloric management, 31, 57, 67

Canadian Council on Animal Care, 16

Carcass disposal, 20, 73-74, 138, 142

Cardiovascular shock models, 27

Cats

behavioral and social management, 58, 59, 63-64, 180-181

enrichment, 53

environmental requirements, 43, 44, 53, 180-181

housing and space, 49, 56, 58, 59, 180-181

procurement, 106

recommended reading, 180-181, 193

recordkeeping, 75-76

veterinary care, 193

Cattle, 62-63, 64, 176-177, 191-192

(see also Agricultural animals)

Cedar shavings, 69, 156



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