FY2018 Animal Maintenance Rates (Effective July 1, 2017)

When preparing grant applications, researchers are advised to budget for a 7% annual increase in per diem rates for the next fiscal year.

SPECIES

RATE

 

Chicken

1.59

 

Chicken - ABSL2

1.98

 

Dog

28.48

 

Ferret

6.22

 

Ferret - ABSL2

7.78

 

Ferret - Imaging

18.66

 

Goat

26.69

 

Guinea Pig

2.38

 

Hamster

0.89

 

Hamster - ABSL2

1.11

 

Mouse (barrier, ABSL2, ABSL3)

0.75

(per cage)

Mouse (non-barrier)

0.65

(per cage)

Pig

26.69

 

Pig - ABSL2

33.34

 

Piglet (<11 pounds)

9.35

 

Pigeon

1.59

 

Rabbit

4.55

 

Rabbit - ABSL2

5.69

 

Rat (barrier, ABSL2)

1.10

 

Rat (non-barrier)

0.82

 

Sheep

26.69

 

Turkey

1.59

 

Xenopus/Frog

0.52

 

Zebrafish

0.52

(per tank)

*Rates for mice and rats housed in non-standard caging/facilities (e.g., satellite housing, telemetry, metabolic, ABSL2, ABSL3, etc.) are charged at their respective barrier rate.