Go to Matings - Set Up Mating. You will need to search for or set up a cage, and search for the Dam and Sire.
Search for the animals you wish to place in a mating, select, and click the Mating button. the animals will be placed in the mating for you, and you will need to set up a cage or transfer animals to an existing cage (ideal for tablets).
3. Automatically Add Mating From Breeding Cage: To allow mLIMS to automatically create matings directly when a breeding cage is set up, enable automatic mating records in System Settings.
To automatically set up a mating from a cage with mixed gender animals, set up a breeding cage and transfer the desired animals to the cage. This can all be done in one step.
A new mating with the same name as the cage will be created automatically.
4. Add Mating From Cage Review/Search (Use if Automatic breeding is NOT enabled): You can select a breeding cage already set up and create a mating. From list of cages, select the breeding cage with males/females, then click the Mating button. Proceed to mating Setup. Your cages and animals are already selected, you can name the mating and save .
Select the desired breeding cage from the cage list, and click the mating button. Your animals and cage are already selected; proceed to entering mating information.
See Also: Enter Mating Information