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Environmental Warmth Required for Small Animal Neonates

Environmental Warmth Required for Small Animal Neonates

Period

Temperature

Wk 1

84°–89°F (28.9°–31.7°C)

Wk 2–3

80°F (26.7°C)

Wk 4

69°–75°F (20.6°–23.9°C)

Wk 5

69°F (20.6°C)