Services & Prices

Internal Per Diem聽for UNTHSC Faculty (per cage for rodents, per animal for larger animals)

 

Conventional Housing

Mouse $0.83
Diabetic/Obese Mouse $1.27
Rat $1.00
Diabetic/Obese Rat $1.32
Hamster $1.32
Guinea Pig $2.83
Rabbit $3.05
Swine $17.83 – $21.85
Miniature Swine $17.08
Pigeon $25.76

 

Barrier, Containment, BSL-2, Quarantine Housing

Mouse $1.15
Diabetic/Obese Mouse $1.73
Rat $1.27
Diabetic/Obese Rat $1.73
Hamster $3.12
Guinea Pig $3.39
Rabbit $7.19

 

Common Services

Rodent Anesthesia Equipment Rental (including isoflurane and oxygen) $57.50 per hour
Euthanasia of Rodents $0.20 per cage
Separate Overcrowded Cage $40.25 per cage
Veterinary Technician Services (normal business hours) $63.25 per hour
Veterinary Technician Services (after hours) $86.25 per hour
Husbandry Staff Services (normal business hours) $49.45 per hour
Husbandry Staff Services (after hours) $72.45 per hour
Veterinarian Services (normal business hours) $92.00 per hour
Veterinarian Services (after hours) $138.00 per hour
Animal, Supplies, Pharmaceuticals Procurement 20% Administrative Fee

 

The following services are available from our Husbandry Staff

Breeding Colony Management
Lab Sample Collection, Preparation, and Shipping
Sterile Surgery Pack Preparation
Crate Preparation for Shipping Rodents
Import & Export of Animals (with and without quarantine)
Cage Washing, Autoclaving, and Laundry Facility Use
Special Feeding
Supplies & Pharmaceutical Procurement
Research Assistance
Environmental Testing

 

The following services are available from our Veterinary Health Staff

Surgical Assistance
Dystocia Treatment
Malocclusion Treatment
Nail Clipping
General Suturing
Tumor Removal Surgery
Prolapsed Rectum/Vagina Treatment
Rodent Gavage
Catheter Placements
Necropsy

 

Contact Sunny Pedigo (x0590) for more details. Scheduling is available through iLab Request Services tab.