Enrichment and Refinement Databases

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Enrichment and Refinement Databases
Owner/Developer Animal Welfare Institute
Abbreviated owner AWI
Country United States of America
Languages English
URL https://awionline.org/content/enrichment-and-refinement-databases
Contact https://awionline.org/content/contact-us
Contact email awi@awionline.org
Description These databases were created in August 2000 and are updated frequently, They are freely accessible and disseminate information on all aspects of species-appropriate housing and species-appropriate handling of animals in research laboratories. One database deals with nonhuman primates, and the other with rodents, rabbits, cats, dogs, ferrets, farm animals, horses, birds, fishes, amphibians and reptiles. The databases comprise published articles, abstracts, book chapters, books, slide sets, videotapes and web pages.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Information System
Sub categories Database
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Not specified
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Refinement
Purpose Animal welfare, Documentation and information
Technology/Tools Animal testing (in vivo)