Applying the Three Rs to research programs and individual experiments can present challenges to investigators using animals in research. However, many resources to support the implementation of Three Rs alternatives are available, including information about:
Funding Three Rs-related research also presents a challenge, however some Three Rs funding opportunities for Canadian investigators are available.
Three Rs Strategies Specific to Certain Research Types
Some types of research require unique Three Rs strategies. This includes animal-based agricultural research, wildlife research, and research involving the creation and/or use of genetically engineered animals.
Useful Tools for Researchers
Three Rs information searches can be facilitated using: