Environmental enrichment

Environmental enrichment (EE) is an easy and efficient way of enhancing animal welfare in any species.

As the importance of improving animal welfare has grown in significance, so has the range of EE products that LBS have assembled over the years.

Today it is one of the most comprehensive and extensive available. This has been achieved by working closely with our customers, animal keepers and carers, animal industry professionals, academics, and students to identify effective ways of providing the essential stimulus and activity required by animals living in the laboratory environment.

In choosing the products within these pages you can be assured they have been selected for their suitability for use the Biotechnology Industry. We are constantly adding to and refining our collection so it is worth visiting these pages on a regular basis.

Suitable for: Dogs, Primates, Rabbits, Swine

Hard nylon ends with a rubber, spikey ball shaped bite bar. Mint flavoured Nylonbone Non-Edible

Suitable for: Dogs, Primates, Pigs, Rabbits

These sturdy, lightweight dumbbells are made of long lasting, solid, non-toxic polypropylene.

Suitable for: Dogs, Primates, Rabbits, Swine

Made of tough durable nylon.  Multiple textures for increased tactile and chewing appeal.  Ridge and nub designs provide dental stimulation and chewing satisfaction.  Helps reduce plaque and tartar. Made of tough durable nylon Multiple textures clean teeth Promotes good dental health Extra Tough for aggressive chewers

Suitable for: Primates, Dogs, Rabbits, Rats, Swine

Made of Nylon and Polyurethane, the multiple textures clean teeth which promotes good dental health.

Suitable for: Variety of research species

Certain animal and protocol conditions create a requirement for “special dietary needs” products to ensure animals’ survival and to encourage reliable research outcomes. Bio-Serv was the first to create a product to meet these special needs in 2003, with the introduction of Nutra-Gel—a highly palatable, nutritionally complete food and water gelled diet. This has now…

• 250mm x 200mm diameter • 100 to a pallet • Certificate of Analysis available

Suitable for: Ferrets, Small Primates

This specially developed ball satisfies a ferret’s natural need to hide and play.

Suitable for: Primates

A clear polycarbonate puzzle board that can be permanently attached to the top exterior of the cage leaving the front unobstructed.

Suitable for: Primates

This fleece covered board mounts vertically to the outside of the cage to encourage the natural behaviours of foraging and grooming.

Suitable for: Mice, Rats, Guinea Pigs and other rodents

Fun tunnels are ideal as a refuge and to stimulate activity. These tunnels are long lasting, clean, light and easy to handle.