List of USDA Licensed and Registered Facilities

USDA. APHIS. Animal Care.

Provides lists of facilities that are licensed or registered under the Animal Welfare Act, including carriers.

Zoos Expert Committee Handbook (PDF | 856 KB)

UK. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

This document from the UK's purpose is to supplement the guidance contained in the Secretary of State’s Standards of Modern Zoo Practice. The Handbook is a living document and will be reviewed, updated and added to on a regular basis to reflect new developments in animal management and best zoo practice etc. The Handbook is for all who are interested in zoos and the management of zoo animals.

Live Animals Transportation by Air

International Air Transport Association.

Provides information on transporting pets and other animals by air. Includes information on the IATA Live Animal Regulations (LAR), available for purchase through the web site.

Behavior of Cattle, Pigs, Buffalo and Antelope During Handling and Transport

Colorado State University.

Provides information about the humane handling and behavior of livestock during transport. Information from Dr. Temple Grandin, Department of Animal Science.