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This is the new Vertebrate Animal Research website!

Updated Rodent Special Task Charges and Procedures

In order to assist research staff, OAR will begin using bright green “*Attention* Breeder Cards” to notify labs at the cage level of required actions to avoid a charge. 


For further information, please for CLICK HERE a detailed document describing updated OAR procedures and charges or CLICK HERE for a summary of charge abbreviations.



 Facility Supervisors can assist laboratory staff with any questions regarding these cards and procedures.  In addition, questions may be directed to or via phone at 5-7985.