Nursery Rearing of Nonhuman Primates in the 21st Century by Gene P. Sackett, Gerald Ruppenthal, Kate Elias

By Gene P. Sackett, Gerald Ruppenthal, Kate Elias

Nursery Rearing of Nonhuman Primates within the twenty first Century describes how and why nursery rearing of primates can produce adaptable juveniles and adults for learn, conservation, and display-educational reasons. the quantity info the historical past of nursery rearing because the mid-19th century, the results of assorted nursery rearing equipment, the modern ambitions of nursery rearing in addition to reference facts derived from species often reared in nursery or hand-feeding occasions. Examples of the altering ambitions of nursery rearing lined during this quantity are the necessity for organic containment in sickness study, the construction of particular pathogen-free colonies via elimination of neonates from the mummy, the construction of phenotypes for genetic and molecular biology reports, and the breeding of endangered species for conservation or learn reasons.

Show description

Read or Download Nursery Rearing of Nonhuman Primates in the 21st Century (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects) PDF

Best veterinary medicine books

The Lord God Made Them All

The successful end to the mythical series

With each one ebook extra attractive than the final, James Herriot once more brings us the paranormal great thing about Yorkshire via his uplifting reviews as a rustic veterinarian. those tales offer a grand finale to the fantastic books that started with All Creatures nice and Small and endured in All issues vivid and lovely and All issues clever and Wonderful.

It is simply after international battle II, and James has back from the Royal Air strength to do conflict with the ailments and accidents that befall the livestock and pets of Skeldale and the encircling moors. Four-year-old Jimmy Herriot, Humphrey Cobb and his little beagle Myrtle, Norman the book-loving veterinary assistant, and plenty of extra new faces subscribe to previous favorites one of the eco-friendly hills of Yorkshire, as James takes an unforgettable voyage to Russia on a freighter with 383 pedigreed sheep. Touching our hearts with laughter and knowledge, lifting our spirits with compassion and goodness, James Herriot by no means fails to delight.

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Wound Management and Reconstruction (BSAVA British Small Animal Veterinary Association)

Over the last 20 years, wound administration and reconstruction has turn into an more and more interesting and critical sector of veterinary surgical procedure. Our wisdom of the biology of wound therapeutic and of the standards that give a contribution to irregular wound therapeutic has extended tremendously. the applying of latest dressing items, and novel surgical and microsurgical innovations enable the veterinary health practitioner to facilitate extra swift and useful recoveries, with fewer wound-related issues.

Invertebrate Medicine, Second Edition

Invertebrate drugs, moment version deals an intensive replace to the main finished e-book on invertebrate husbandry and veterinary care.  together with pertinent organic information for invertebrate species, the book’s emphasis is on supplying state of the art info on medication and the medical situation.

The Practice of Veterinary Anesthesia: Small Animals, Birds, Fish and Reptiles

This name presents practitioners with a pragmatic consultant to anesthesia that's effortless to exploit within the place of work atmosphere. it's geared up with the busy practitioner in brain, and within the series that anesthesia is played. The presentation comprises step –by- step protocols for restraint, anesthesia and sufferer tracking in addition to over 50 good designed tables protecting medicinal drugs, problems and particular illnesses stipulations.

Extra resources for Nursery Rearing of Nonhuman Primates in the 21st Century (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects)

Example text

And Pichette, P. (1977). Surrogate infant prepares a lowland gorilla for motherhood. Int. Zoo Yb. 17:188–189. D. (1994). The effects of early experience on adult copulatory behavior in zoo-born chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). Zoo Biol. 13:51–59. I. (1968). A preliminary account of the physical and behavioural development during the first 10 weeks of the hand-reared gorilla twins Gorilla g. gorilla at Frankfurt Zoo. Int. Zoo Yb. 8:121–128. 30 Ingrid Porton and Kelli Niebruegge Knobbe, J. (1991).

Psychobiol. 17:313–318. E. (2002). Survival, growth, health, and reproduction following nursery rearing compared with mother rearing in pigtailed monkeys (Macaca nemestrina). Am. J. Primatol. 56:165–184. S E C T I O N ONE Introduction to Section 1: The History of Nursery Rearing and a Glimpse into the Future T he first two chapters of this section present brief historical summaries of nursery rearing in laboratories and zoos. These are followed by a chapter on federal regulations for the welfare of captive primates, especially as they may influence current and future nursery-rearing practices.

8:132–147. F. (1966). Long-term effects of total social isolation upon behavior of rhesus monkeys. Psychol. Rep. 18:567–580. A. (1979). Social recovery of monkeys isolated for the first year of life. II. Long-term assessment. Dev. Psychol. 15:50–61. F. (1975). Social recovery of monkeys isolated for the first year of life. I. Rehabilitation and therapy. De. Psychol. 11:453– 465. J. (1992). Adjustments and adaptations to indoor and outdoor environments: Continuity and change in young adult rhesus monkeys.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.54 of 5 – based on 46 votes