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animal welfare
Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
Definition
The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through nutrition, housing, care, climate, mental stimulation, and freedom from pain and suffering, disease, and disability.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings AWIC Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9084.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/9084
Used For
animal abuse
animal cruelty
animal rights
anti-cruelty law (animals)
anticruelty law (animals)
cruelty to animals
humane treatment of animals
Broader Term
Animal Science and Animal Products
Narrower Term
animal comfort
animal control services
animal well-being
euthanasia
Related Term
American Association for Laboratory Animal Science
animal ethics
animal experimentation
animal health
animal husbandry
animal preferences
animal production
animal rescue shelters
animal stress
animal use alternatives
Animal Welfare Institute
Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International
cellular agriculture
Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing
cultured meat
distress
environmental enrichment
feeding enrichment
human-animal relations
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
National Center for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research
pain
stunning methods
validation of alternative methods
veterinary services
vivisection
welfare assessment
World Organization for Animal Health
Spanish
mantenimiento del bienestar animal
Term Number
9084