AWIC Bulletin

The Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin (formerly Newsletter) was distributed by the National Agricultural Library (NAL). The Bulletin provided information on animal welfare to investigators, technicians, administrators, exhibitors, and the public.

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Mention of commercial enterprises or brand names does not constitute endorsement or imply preference by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Articles appearing in this newsletter do not necessarily represent positions or policies of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or any agency thereof.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 2 No. 1, January-March 1991
Alternatives and the Animal Welfare Act, AWIC Tips for Searching for Alternatives, overview of alternatives.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 1 No. 4, October-December 1990
Effective IACUC at Johns Hopkins, agricultural animal care review, USDA/ARS

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 1 No. 3, Fall 1990
Animal Welfare Act Regulations, Animal Welfare Act Amendments.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 1 No. 1-2, Spring-Summer 1990
AWIC Resources and Services.

Vol. 12 No. 3-4, Summer 2006  ( pdf | 4.5 MB )

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin, Vol. 12 No. 3-4, Summer 2006
Searching bibliographic databases for alternatives, trauma training search example, 3Rs from the United Kingdom, lancet offers painless bleeding, ECLAM/ESLAV refinement grant, egg producers and molting, Animal Welfare Institute materials, European Union welfare quality.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 4 No. 1, January-March 1993
Science of animal well-being, animal training and welfare.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 7 No. 3-4, Winter 1996/1997
Adoption of research animals, enrichment for calves and pigs, primate enrichment

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin, Vol. 8 No. 1, Spring 1997
30 years of the Animal Welfare Act, alternative diabetes models, 10-year history of AWIC.

Vol. 12 No. 1-2, Summer 2004  ( pdf | 3.05 MB )

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 12 No. 1-2, Summer 2004
Development of an environmental enrichment program utilizing simple strategies, transgenics and welfare, water and food restriction, animals feel pain, traveling with animals, UFAW materials and CAAT course, ARS and animal welfare research, livestock in disasters, international news, live animal regulations.

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Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin Vol. 11 No. 3-4, Spring 2002
Guidelines for police officers responding to emergency animal incidents, tail docking dairy cattle, Emergency Animal Relief Program, pig liver cell line, changes in the Animal Welfare Act and Farm Bill, APHIS News, OLAW Guidebook, Pain Management Database.

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