Captive Care links

Welfare & primates as pets

PSGB's statement on primates as pets 

Defra's Code of Practice on the Welfare of Privately Kept Non-Human Primates 

Common Marmoset Care. An online resource promining marmoset welfare. 

Weaning policy of captive macaques. A presentation by Mark Prescott. 

Finding New Homes for Ex-Laboratory and Surplus Zoo Primates. A paper by Mark Prescott.

The Macaque Website. An online resource with latest developments in captive welfare



The International Primatological Society's Captive Care Grants


Scientific procedures

Final report of the Expert working group on severity classification of scientific procedures performed on animals


Other useful organisations

The National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of animals in research

The Pan African Sanctuary Alliance