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Animal Resources

The program for animal resources (par) is committed to providing the best animal care program possible.

The AAALAC-certified Animal Vivarium provides for the procurement, housing and care of the laboratory animals. Facilities are available to investigators for major surgery, post-operative care, radiology and necropsy. The Vivarium also provides housing and care for animals in studies. The facilities and programs for animal care at the Alkek building comply with state and federal laws and NIH policies.

Par Request form

• Request Animal Transfer • Request Animal Purchase • Work Order Request • Sticker Request • Lab work Request • Surgery Request • Supply Request • Facility Concerns

*IACUC Submissions/Amendments*

If you need assistance with IACUC submissions please contact Animal Welfare Office.

IACUC Members and Official Institutional Contacts

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) members and Institutional Official at IBT welcome all questions, comments, and complaints from our faculty and staff. Please contact our IACUC or Institutional Official through the PAR Helpdesk shown above. Also, contact information for the IACUC and I.O. is posted near the main door of the IBT vivarium. The PAR Daily Operations Handbook will familiarize new employees with policies and procedures followed by PAR staff when working in the vivarium.

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