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Husbandry and Housing

Husbandry Services

Our certified animal technicians are available to provide wide array of husbandry care and services for all animals. 

Services include, but not limited to:  

  • Cage changing and cage washing
  • Providing water and food to animals
  • Cleaning and maintenance of animal rooms, equipment and facilities
  • Receiving animal shipments and transferring animals to cages to their rooms

Husbandry staff can also help investigators with additional caging and supplies on an as-needed basis, and with special housing and husbandry requests. Please contact the facility supervisor for animal husbandry requests.  

NOTE: It is important that research personnel contact the area supervisor before starting to use any biological or hazardous chemicals in animals.