Temperament correlates with training success in adult rhesus macaques.

@article{Coleman2005TemperamentCW,
  title={Temperament correlates with training success in adult rhesus macaques.},
  author={Kristine Coleman and Leigh Ann Tully and Jennifer L McMillan},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={
          63-71
        }
}
In recent years there has been a marked increase in awareness of issues involving the psychological well-being of nonhuman primates (NHPs) used in biomedical research. As a result, many facilities are starting to train primates to voluntarily cooperate with veterinary, husbandry, and research procedures, such as remaining still for blood draws or injections. Such training generally reduces the stress associated with these procedures, resulting in calmer animals and, ultimately, better research… CONTINUE READING
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