Guidelines Under Development

The CCAC is currently developing guidelines on the topics listed below; for each document, the guidelines development stage and the review status are indicated.

We encourage you to become a reviewer and contribute to the development of high standards for animal ethics and care in science throughout Canada.

Topic Document Stage Review
Amphibians Final Production
Categories of welfare impact Development of final draft Closed for comments
Dogs Development of second draft
Endpoints Development of final draft Closed for comments
Ethics principles Development of second draft
Experimental procedures, Part A Development of second draft
Experimental procedures, Part B Development of second draft
Facilities Development of second draft
Fish Development of second draft
Hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs Development of first draft
Reptiles Development of second draft
Wildlife Development of final draft Closed for comments