Preferences of individually housed TO strain laboratory mice for loose substrate or tubes for sleeping.

@article{Sherwin1996PreferencesOI,
  title={Preferences of individually housed TO strain laboratory mice for loose substrate or tubes for sleeping.},
  author={C. Sherwin},
  journal={Laboratory animals},
  year={1996},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={245-51}
}
If we are to improve welfare by appropriate environmental design, it is important to determine which characteristics of prefabricated shelters are preferred by laboratory mice. Three investigations were conducted to determine the preferences of individually housed mice for shape, opacity and openness of tubes for sleeping in. During all three investigations… CONTINUE READING