• Provide healthy animals for use in IACUC-approved research, educational and testing protocols at Montana State University;
  • Ensure that University research animals are cared for in a humane and appropriate manner by the provision of modern, well maintained facilities, trained personnel, technical support, veterinary care and monitoring of animal care and use;
  • Provide resources, technical assistance, and information for University researchers and educators in meeting the requirements of animal-related protocols;
  • And ensure observance of ethical standards and federal regulations pertaining to the care and use of animals for research, education and testing at Montana State University.