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National Wildlife Health Center
September, 1997

Laws and Policy Documents

U.S. Government Principles for the Care and Use of Animals Used in Testing.
Research, and Education
Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

Animal Welfare Act

Animal Care and Use Guidelines

Guidelines for Use of Fishes in Field Research

Guidelines for Use of Live Amphibians and Reptiles in Field Research

Information Resources for Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish, and Cephalopods Used in Biomedical Research

Ornithological Council (Bird guidelines under revision)

American Society of Mammalogists

PHS Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Guidebook

1993 Report of the AVMA Panel on Euthanasia


USDA/Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

Animal Welfare Information Center

OPRR - Laboratory Animal Welfare

Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC)

NetVet/Electronic Zoo

American Association of Wildlife Veterniarians

American Association of Zoo Veterinarians

American Zoo and Aquarium Association

Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching

The Universities Federation for Animal Welfare (UFAW)

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