Federal Regulations, Policies, and Standards
Federal regulations, policies, and standards related to animal care and use activities.
Animal Welfare Act, last amended 2008
AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia, June 2007
Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: 1996
Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: Eighth Edition, 2010
Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching: Third Edition, January 2010
Health Research Extension Act of 1985, "Animals in Research"
Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals, 1997
Public Health Service Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, 2002
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Animal Care Policy Manual