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The Animal Welfare Institute is accepting applications for refinement grants to improve the welfare of animals in research.

Diagram of Pentobarbital chemical composition

Health Canada has announced a global shortage of pentobarbital sodium, the active ingredient used in most euthanasia products for animals.

Dr. Marc Avey

The Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Marc T. Avey as Director of Standards.

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Please note that the new date for the workshop is October 28, 2021 to avoid conflict with the AALAS National Meeting.

White rat on test tubes

The NC3Rs recently published a guest blog post that explores the role Animal Welfare Ethical Review Bodies (AWERBs) and other oversight bodies can play in ensuring refinements are put…

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Whether you are a researcher, technician, veterinarian, ethics committee member or regulator, it is important to consider how you can help reduce or avoid the use of severe procedures.

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Dr. Esther Pearl from the NC3Rs will present a series of events on the Experimental Design Assistant, online software created to help researchers design robust in vivo experiments that…

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We are pleased to invite you to the fall edition of the CCAC National Workshop 2021!