Environmental Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates Resource Guide, March 1999 *************************

Products and Suppliers

This Products and Suppliers list has not been updated since 2004 – and it was competely replaced in 2009 by the new Products and Suppliers list.

"Products and Suppliers" (Updated June 2004 by Kristina Adams) is a chapter from: Kreger, Michael D. (March 1999). Environmental Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates Resource Guide. AWIC Resource Series No. 5. U.S. Department of Agricult ure, National Agricultural Library, Animal Welfare Information Center, Beltsville, MD. Contact us: http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/contact.php.

The following are links to AWIC and other chapters in this publication:

[ AWIC ] [ Main Contents ] [ Main Introduction ] [ Using this Resource Guide ] [ U.S. Laws, Regulations, & Policies ] [ Organizations & Websites ] [ Primate Centers & Animal Colonies ] [ Listservs ] [ Products and Suppliers ] [ Audiovisuals ] [ Journals & Newsletters ] [ Bibliography: Articles or Books/Conference Proceedings ] [ AWIC Newsletter Articles ] [ Appendix A ]


The following is a partial listing of companies that manufacture and/or supply nonhuman primate enrichment products.

Animal Management Resources, Inc. (Meg Hudson-Dye)

            Internet: http://www.mytrainingstore.com/

Suppliers of training supplies such as clickers, whistles, and lanyards, and exclusive distributor of Active Minds Enrichment Gear, manufactured by Desert Plastics (2401A Phoenix, NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87107, USA; Phone: 505-884-3889 OR 1-866-793-0376; Fax: 505-884-3932; E-mail: JoeBarr@desertplastics-abq.com; Internet: http://desertplastics-abq.com/). The toys are durable enough for all types of animals and come in unique colors and shapes. They can customize each shape according to your needs.

Bio- Serv. One 8th Street, Suite 1, Frenchtown, New Jersey 08825, USA.

            Phone: 908-996-2155 OR 1-800-996-9908
            Fax: 908-996-4123
            E-mail:
sales@bio-serv.com (Sales); vetserv@bio-serv.com (Veterinary Assistance);
            techserv@bio-serv.com (Technical Assistance)
            Internet:
http://www.bio-serv.com

Produces and distributes food treats, foraging and grooming boards, challenger balls, toys, and mirrors for nonhuman primates.

Britz-Heidbrink, Inc. 1302 9th Street, Wheatland, Wyoming 82201, USA

            Phone: 307-322-4040
            Fax: 307-322-4141
            Internet: http://www.bhenrich.com/

Produces nonhuman primate caging that comes with Environ-Richment® Entertainment Panels that provide increased possibilities for manipulation, novel visual stimulation and foraging opportunities. 

Lomir Primate Enrichment Technologies. 99 Eas t Main Street, Malone, New York 12953, USA OR
            95 Hout Notre-Dame-de-I’lle-Perrot, Quebec, Canada, J7V 7M4, CANADA

            Phone: 518-483-7697 or 1-877-425-3604 (USA) OR 514-425-3604 (CANADA)
            Fax: 518-483-8195 (USA) OR 518-425-3605 (CANADA)
            E-mail: info@lomir.com
            Internet:
http://www.lomir.com/pet

Producers of unique primate enrichment devices made of durable opaque polypropylene. Devices are designed to increase foraging time.

Nylabone Products. 1 TFH Plaza, 3rd and Union Avenues, Neptune City, New Jersey 07753, USA

            Phone: 1-800-631-2188
            E-mail:
info@nylabone.com
            
Internet: http://www.nylabone.com/

Manufacturer of Nylabone, Nylaballs, Gumabone Plaque Attacker, Gumabone tugs, and Gumadisc Flying Disc chew toys for dogs and other animals, including nonhuman primates

Otto Environmental, LLC. 6914 N. 1 24th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53224, USA

            Phone: 414-358-1001
            Fax: 414-358-9035
            E-mail: jeff@ottoenvironmental.com
            Internet:
http://www.ottoenvironmental.com

Supplier and manufacturer of enrichment products, foraging devices, caging, transport boxes, and other equipment for all species. Products manufactured by Otto Environmental include the ZoyTM, Bingo BallTM, and the HammockTM. The company works closely with laboratory and zoo facilities.

Primate Products, Inc. PO Box 62041 5, Woodside, California 94062, USA.

            Phone: 650-529-0419
            Fax: 650-851-1763
            E-mail: corporate@primateproducts.c om
            Internet:
http://www.primateproducts.com/

Supplier of "Kong Toys" which are autoclavable hollow toys that are durable enough to withstand rough handling and biting. They can also be filled with treats. Also manufactures mirrors, puzzle and nutra-toss foraging devices, and primahedrons.

Steiner Enterprises, Inc. 2780 Conservation Club Road, Lafayette, Indiana 47905, USA

            Phone: 765-429-6409
            Fax: 765-429-5795
            Internet:
http://www.steineronline.com

Manufactures enrichment products for nonhuman primates including foraging balls, foraging ball loaders, tube style foraging feeders, primate perches, biscuit feeders, and rattles. Custom designs are also accepted and manufactured.


The following are links to AWIC and other chapters in this publication:

[ AWIC ] [ Main Contents ] [ Main Introduction ] [ Using this Resource Guide ] [ U.S. Laws, Regulations, & Policies ] [ Organizations & Websites ] [ Primate Centers & Animal Colonies ] [ Listservs ] [ Products and Suppliers ] [ Audiovisuals ] [ Journals & Newsletters ] [ Bibliography: Articles or Books/Conference Proceedings ] [ AWIC Newsletter Articles ] [ Appendix A ]

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