News

January 21, 2020

New and Revised Supporting Documents for Animal Ethics and Care Programs

The Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) has replaced its CCAC Assessment Panel Policy (1999) with a new document entitled Guidance for CCAC Assessment Panels, which focuses on the process of assessing institutions and the role of assessment panels.

The CCAC has also released the following new or revised documents:

All CCAC policies can be found on the Policies and Prerequisites page of the CCAC website, under the section Certification — About Certification. Other related documents can be found on the Resources page.

Thank you for your ongoing collaboration in ensuring high standards of animal ethics and care at your institution.