CHAPTER 11: Animal Care

 

11.2 IACUC Guidelines

11.2.a   Follow the University of Minnesota's Guidelines
Where applicable, St. Olaf College follows the University of Minnesota's IACUC guidelines and policies: http://cflegacy.research.umn.edu/iacuc/guidelines/

11.2.b   Some Relevant Guidelines for Handling Small Mammals
Included in the University of Minnesota's IACUC guidelines are links for "Guidelines for the Prevention, Detection, and Relief of Pain and Distress in Laboratory Animals" (and within this link are three relevant links: Food Restriction,  Distal Tail Biopsy Guidelines, and Restraint and Handling of Animals).