Received: 21 October 2018
Accepted: 7 December 2018
First Online: 29 December 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All the animal testing procedures were in conformity with the Directive 2010/63/EU of the European Parliament and the Portuguese DL 113/2013. All the procedures were approved by the ICBAS-UP Animal Welfare Organism of the Ethics Committee (ORBEA) and by the Veterinary Authorities of Portugal (DGAV). Humane end points were followed in accordance to the OECD Guidance Document on the Recognition, Assessment and Use of Clinical Signs as Humane Endpoints for Experimental Animals Used in Safety Evaluation (2000), and adequate measures were taken to minimize pain and discomfort considering human endpoints for animal suffering and distress. The interaction of Bonelike® in bone tissue was evaluated in 10 dogs and 4 cats.
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