This section will be used to publish resources for fish researchers and animal care staff.
Please see the separate section on zebrafish.
A FELASA Working Group is preparing recommendations for methods of humane killing of laboratory fish. The results of a survey have been published: A FELASA Working Group Survey on Fish Species Used for Research, Methods of Euthanasia, Health Monitoring, and Biosecurity in Europe, North America, and Oceania (J-P Mocho & Kristine von Krogh, 2022).
- Improving slaughter of fish, decapods and cephalopods in practice (Spence, 4 November 2020)
- Wild fish slaughter - capture, loading, storage and slaughter (van de Vis, Reimert, Gerritzen, Bokma & Boonstra, 4 November 2020)
- Appropriate methods of humane killing for fish (Animal Procedures Committee, June 2009)