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IACUC Resources

The Guide

Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, Institute for Laboratory Animal Research  (ILAR)

Animal Welfare Act

The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) is a Federal law that regulates the treatment of animal in research, exhibition, transport and by dealers.


National Institute of Health (NIH) Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)

NIH Grant Application Vertebrate Animal Section (VAS) Training is an interactive module to provide an overview of requirements, a checklist, detailed instructions, and responsibilities.


Public Health Service (PHS) Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals


United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal and Plant Inspection Service (APHIS), Animal Welfare

Wild Birds in Research

Wild Birds in Research

AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia

American Association for Laboratory Animal Science

Northern Rocky Mountain Branch/American Association of Laboratory Animal Science