Research Animals

Resources about laboratory animals used in biomedical research including legislation, publications, training, meetings, and organizations.


OIG Audit Report: APHIS Animal Care Program Inspection and Enforcement Activities, 2005 (PDF | 2.5 MB)

USDA. Office of Inspector General.

This report presents the results of our audit by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service’s (APHIS) Animal Care (AC) unit, which has the responsibility of inspecting all facilities covered under the AWA and following up on complaints of abuse and noncompliance.