Breeding Colony Management

Breeding colony management services covers day-to-day management and recordkeeping for your colony. Services include Mating, Separating, Weaning, Genotyping, Transfers, Euthanasia, and colony management coverage during Stanford Holidays, lab personnel vacations, etc.  

Once your lab is set-up with the service, you may request actions via the Breeding Colony Management Assistance Request Form » (SUNet ID is required)

Behavioral Management Services

We provide a troubleshooting service for behavioral, breeding, and welfare issues in animal colonies managed by investigators, as part of the VSC support services. We help troubleshoot particular problems (e.g. changes in breeding performance); as well as providing impact/benefit assessment for changes in housing, handling and enrichment. Request information: