Curvet™ rat training Simulator

Product Code: 302

CurVet Rat Training Simulator
The CurVet Rat is a simulator that provides an ethical and realistic alternative to the use of live rodents for training and teaching purposes.
The Curvet rat training model is a purposely designedd training aid to provide the skills required for humane and theical handling and procedural competencies, without the need to use a live animal.
The Curvet rat model employs a material that does not include latex, but gives a unique sensitivity of a living specimen. This model is ideal for both veterinary and biomedical establishments and has several unique features such as:

Realistic dermatological skin, suitable for:
Injections by most conventional routes
Micro-chipping identification
Handling and restraint (including the ability to scruff if required)
The deliberate absence of fur enables this model to be cleaned and sanitised with an appropriate chemical sterilant

Head and spinal movement, including rear limbs:
Suitable for oral administration
Lateral and ventral head movement
Hard palate with incisors

Realistic removable tail with two lateral tail veins ideal for:
Blood sampling
Intravenous administration
Insertion of a flexible catheter
Tail has a self sealing material hence long life span

Realistic features such as:
Hard palate with incisors
Pink Extremities
Fore and rear limbs
Anus and rectum with limited aperature for thermoregulation monitoring i.e. clinical or digital thermometer
Adult rat size and weigh approximately 300g

This model is NOT a toy, but a training aid to replace the use of a live animal to gain manual skill and competence, thus avoiding stress to both the animal and handler.