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Animal Welfare Act and animal welfare regulations
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Agriculture USDA Animal Care Animal Welfare Act and U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, BOOK Contents. INTRODUCTION 1. ANIMAL WELFARE ACT 5 § Congressional statement of policy 5File Size: 1MB.

standards for humane care and treatment that must be provided for certain animals that are bred for commercial sale, sold sight USDA animal care book (Internet sales), exhibited to the public, used in biomedical research, or transported commercially.

Congress assigned the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Animal Welfare Act and Animal Welfare Regulations.

Also known as the "Blue Book", this publication serves to improve compliance among licensees and registrants to enhance the consistency of inspections by USDA field inspectors. This Blue Book consolidates into one source the AWA (Animal Welfare Act) Format: Paperback.

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has published the Animal Welfare Act and Animal Welfare Regulations, known as the “Blue Book,” as a tool to improve compliance among our licensees and registrants and to enhance the.

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This book, last updated inprovides a collection of essays on husbandry practices that contribute to the well-being of all species of laboratory animals. United Kingdom Code of Practice For the Housing and Care. USDA Animal Care, a unit within the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, administers the Animal Welfare Act (AWA).

This federal law establishes requirements concerning the transportation, sale, and handling of certain animals and includes restrictions on the importation of live dogs for purposes USDA animal care book resale, prohibitions on animal fighting ventures, and provisions intended to.

Animal Care Emergency Programs. USDA Animal Care’s emergency response component provides national leadership on the safety and well-being of pets during disasters – with the understanding that supporting animal safety during emergencies is a significant factor.

Includes the full-text of the Animal Welfare Act, the Animal Welfare Act and Regulations "Blue Book" (September ), amendments to the act, quick reference, and the background of the act. Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.

Animal Care’s Purpose. Animal Care is a program under the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Our purpose is to: Ensure the humane treatment of animals covered by the Animal Welfare Act; Eliminate soring and promote fair competition at events covered by the Horse Protection Act.

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It is not a food safety issue. ASF is found in countries around the world, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa. More recently, it has spread through China, South Korea. Humane Farm Animal Care. Includes links to the Policy Manual as well as Standards for beef cattle, broiler chickens, laying hens, dairy cows, goats, pigs, sheep, turkeys, and young dairy beef.

American Humane Certified® Standards. In addition, animal activists, lawyers, American citizens, zoologists, wildlife rehabilitator specialists, veterinarians, pet care and grooming organizations and their staff, other animal caretakers,USDA employees, and students pursuing research for essays and papers relating to animal rights and care may be interested in these regulations.

Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection. 6th Symposium: June, National Agricultural Library, United States Department of Agriculture (Beltsville, MD) A new dynamic publication list providing information related to Blood Collection in Laboratory Animals.

The Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching, 3rd Edition () Federation for Animal Science Societies (FASS). "Farm animals have certain needs and requirements and these needs and requirements do not necessarily change because of the objectives of the research or teaching activity.

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The Animal Welfare Act was signed into law in It is the only Federal law in the United States that regulates the treatment of animals in research, exhibition, transport, and by dealers. Other laws, policies, and guidelines may include additional species coverage or specifications for animal care and use, but all refer to the Animal Welfare Act as the minimum acceptable standard.

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The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal Welfare Act and Animal Welfare Regulations (also known as "AWAR" or "AWA/AWR") are a set of standards for the humane care and treatment of mammals (except laboratory-bred rats and mice) involved in activities at government-registered research institutions.

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Food Safety and Inspection Service Labeling Guideline on. Documentation Needed to Substantiate Animal Raising Claims for Label Submissions. USDA Animal Care: Animal Welfare Act and Animal Welfare Regulations Author: United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Year: Abstract: Blue Book Publisher: United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Collection: Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection.

United States Department of Agriculture. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Welcome to the Animal Care Licensing and Registration Assistant. This anonymous self-service tool is designed to help you determine your license and registration needs under the Animal Welfare Act (AWA).

Contact the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Local Offices: Regional Offices. Main Address: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Department of Agriculture Washington, DC Phone Number: Forms: Animal and Plant Health.

Ruminant—an animal with a functional rumen com-partment in the stomach plus three other compart-ments. A cud-chewing animal. In U.S. agriculture, typically a cow, sheep, or goat.

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Monogastric—a nonruminant. An animal that has a simple stomach, typically poultry, swine, or even hu-man. Roughage—A feed low in digestible energy and high in.

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Federal Relay Service APHIS is an agency of USDA’s Marketing and Regulatory Programs (Voice/TTY/ASCII/Spanish). the animal will then be allowed to recover, the procedure should be classified as USDA D (survival surgery). If an animal will be anesthetized so that non-vital tissues can be collected (liver or skin biopsy, etc.); and the animal will then be euthanatized, the procedure should be classified as USDA D (non-survival surgery).

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K likes. Learn more about USDA at Vision Statement. The vision for the program is to be recognized worldwide as a leader in animal health research with an emphasis on delivering effective solutions to prevent and control animal diseases that impact agriculture and public health.Companion Animal Initiative of Tennessee at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine and the Animal Legal Defense Fund Student Chapter at the University of Tennessee College of Law.

The two Colleges provide research funding and administrative support for this effort at a time when human and money capital are.