Brandon University Animal Care Policies

Allergy Policy Regarding Laboratory Animals (revised November 2023)

Non-Compliance Policy & Procedures (new October 2020)

  • Non-compliance can be detected and reported to BUACC by anyone.

Policy for the Adoption of Animals used in Research and Teaching (revised November 2023)

Policy for Animal-Based Projects Involving Two or More Institutions (revised November 2023)

Policy on Alternative Housing of Experimental Animals (revised November 2023)

Policy on Oversight of Animal-based Community Outreach Activities (new March 2021)

Policy on the Training of Personnel Working with Animals (revised June 2020)

Quality Assurance Policy (revised October 2020)

Scientific Merit and Pedagogical Merit Review Policy (revised October 2020)

Terms of Reference for the BU Animal Care Committee (BUACC) (updated March 2021)

Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC)

Please visit the CCAC website for a list of all policies and guidelines at:  https://ccac.ca