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ANIMAL ORDERING INFORMATION


Due to the Christmas and New Year's Holiday Schedules, we will NOT receive animal deliveries during the week of December 25th. To receive animals during the weeks for December 18th and January 1st, please submit your animal orders by noon on Wednesday December 13, 2017.  Please note that the animal delivery dates will be delayed by one day during the January 1st week. Please contact the DCM office at 865-6717 should you have any questions or concerns regarding this schedule.


All animal orders, import/export of animals, and transportation must be processed through the DCM.  Animals may only be ordered on IACUC approved protocols that have an adequate number of animals remaining.  An account authorization form must be on file with the DCM. An online request must be completed for each animals order using the animal order form. To import animals from vendors not listed below, submit an import/export form.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Vendor

 

Species

 

Ordering Deadline

 

Delivery Day

Charles River

 

Rodents

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

Monday

Harlan

 

Rodents

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

Monday

Jackson Labs

 

Mice

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

Tuesday

NCI

 

Rodents

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

Monday

NIA

 

Rodents

 

Monday, Noon

 

varies

Taconic

 

Rodents

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

Tuesday

Xenopus

 

Frogs

 

Wednesday, Noon

 

varies


All requisitions, cancellations and changes must be received by the ordering deadline in order to be accommodated.

All orders placed after the ordering deadline will be placed the following week.

Any animal procurement questions can be directed to the DCM office.


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