V-9029 - SYRIAN HAMSTERS: Care and Management3
Graduate students, research technicians, and laboratory animaltechnicians.
Investigators, veterinary students, and graduate veterinariansstudying laboratory animals.
The purpose of this program is to present the environmental andnutritional requirements of Syrian hamsters, as well as the basictechniques for restraint, identification, anesthesia, analgesia, andeuthanasia.
you complete this program on Syrian hamsters, you should beable to:1.recognize their basic environmental requirements.2.describe adequate caging.3.describe their food and water requirements.4.describe two methods of restraint.5.list two methods for identification, and6.describe methods of anesthesia, analgesia, andeuthanasia.