Animals Housed in Vivaria Stream

A woman in a lab coat, mask, and gloves, holding a mouse

The training modules of this stream are relevant to investigators, post-doctoral fellows, research staff, and graduate students who work with captive rodents, birds, nonhuman primates, amphibians, reptiles, rabbits, and other mammals.

These training modules are intended as resources that:

  • institutions and animal care committees may use to ensure those who work with animals in their laboratories meet the theoretical training requirements of their institutional animal personnel training program; and
  • teachers may use to introduce the topic of ethics and care of animals housed in vivaria in their courses.

The animals housed in vivaria stream includes: