Slings can be used to securely restrain rodents during many procedures. Choice of restraints in many sizes and range of adjustment make the rodent sling a valuable asset to any laboratory setting.
Polypropylene base with supports made from stainless steel, one inch thick bass material provides a robust support that does not move. Stainless supports and connectors held with convenient thumbs screws allow for height adjustments. The frame is easily cleaned and dismantles when not in use.
Full body restraint is provided with the choice of either a sling suit or sling cover. Both restrainers allow for access to all limbs and the head and tail, all close with Velcro fasteners allowing for a quick and secure restraint and an adjustable fit for individual animals. Sling suits are sold in five sizes according to the weight range of the animals. The rodent sling cover is available in a single size for rats up to 500g. Custom sizes available on request.
Slings can be used to securely restrain rodents during many procedures. Choice of restraint in many sizes and range of adjustment make the rodent sling a valuable asset to any laboratory setting.
Other small animal species may also be restrained using the same frame with suits and slings available for mice and guinea pigs.