Mouse handling: Tutorial
This video tutorial was produced in 2016 to show technical staff and researchers how to handle mice using non-aversive methods. It is based on research by Professor Jane Hurst and colleagues at the University of Liverpool.
The 18-minute tutorial covers:
- The impact of handling on anxiety and stress in mice
- Handling techniques to improve welfare and reliability of mouse studies
- Best practice in handling mice by different methods
- How to incorporate best handling practices into routine husbandry and experimental procedures
To read more about the tutorial, see Mouse handling made easier.