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Housing, Care and Welfare

Pigs at Keenbell Farm
Housing environments for the species or strains of animals maintained should take into account their physical and behavioral needs in order to provide for their health and well-being.

NSW Department of Primary Industries. Animal Research Review Panel (ARRP).

National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement & Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).

This site provides referenced information and practical guidance on the natural history and behavior of macaques, their care and management in captivity, and ways to assess their welfare.

University of Stirling, Primate Society of Great Britain, and National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement, & Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).

This interactive site provides information on common marmoset behavior and care. It is jointly produced by the University of Sterling, Primate Society of Great Britain, and the National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs).

Animal Welfare Institute.

This book, last updated in 2015, provides a collection of essays on husbandry practices that contribute to the well-being of all species of laboratory animals.