Below are some links to pages concerning the care and use of laboratory animals. Some files will require a PDF reader (i.e. Adobe Acrobat). Feel free to contact our office by email, or by phone, 540-831-5290, if you have any questions.

Federal Regulations and Agencies

Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW)/ National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

Non-Federal and International Legislation, Policies, and Guidelines

Alternatives to Animal Testing

Care and Use of Specific Animals

Amphibians and Reptiles