A study of behavioural responses of non-human primates to air transport and re-housing.

@article{Honess2004ASO,
  title={A study of behavioural responses of non-human primates to air transport and re-housing.},
  author={Paul E. Honess and P J Johnson and Sarah E Wolfensohn},
  journal={Laboratory animals},
  year={2004},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={119-32}
}
More long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) than any other primate are imported into the UK for research, and journey times may be of up to 58 h. Whilst a number of studies have examined the stress associated with transport, these have typically involved laboratory rodents and livestock, and little is known of its effect on non-human primates. This paper reports the results of a study of behavioural changes in a group of long-tailed macaques transported by air from standard breeding… CONTINUE READING

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