NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
ERIC Number: ED166063
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Pages: 122
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Laboratory Animal Management: Wild Birds.
National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Inst. of Lab. Animal Resources.
This is a report on the care and use of wild birds in captivity as research animals. Chapters are presented on procurement and identification, housing, nutrition, health of birds and personnel, reproduction in confinement, and surgical procedures. Also included are addresses of federal, state, and provencial regulatory agencies concerned with wild birds, addresses of U.S. zoos, information on diets formulated for birds, references for some methods used to capture birds live, and references for some anesthetics that have been used with birds. (BB)
Printing and Publishing Office, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20418 (Order No. ISBN-0-309-02621-0; $7.75)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Cancer Inst. (NIH), Bethesda, MD.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences - National Research Council, Washington, DC. Inst. of Lab. Animal Resources.
Identifiers: N/A
Note: Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions