Agricultural and large animal procurement and housing is coordinated through the Department of Animal Science.
Animals are needed in research for a variety of reasons.
The process for procuring research animals includes:
- Consulting with veterinary staff
- Obtaining IACUC approval
- Access to facilities
- Purchasing or breeding program
See Pricing information for housing per diem rates, equipment rental rates, a list of approved vendors, set-up or transport services, etc.
Transfer Animal(s) to Another Protocol
Transferring Animals Between Institutions
- Get approval and inspection prior to accepting animals from another institution to ensure MSU's animal populations stay healthy.
Adoption of University Animals