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WVAsDEADLINE JUNE 1!  Apply now for a 2021 Global 3Rs Award - winners presented $5,000 each

The Global 3Rs Awards recognize significant innovative contributions toward the 3Rs of animal research to advance ethical science. Apply online!  Details Here

European ConferenceRegister now for the 2021 AAALAC European Conference, 16-17 June!

This online event is FREE but SPACE IS LIMITED. Presenters will share findings identified during AAALAC site visits, expectations and more. Register Here

WVAsHow have you helped the world respond to Covid-19? Best entry receives $3,500

WVA and HealthforAnimals have announced the 2021 World Veterinary Day theme: Veterinarian response to the Covid-19 crisis. Entries due by May 24, 2021. Details Here

WVA LogoGlobal Animal Welfare Awards 2021 - Nominations open through June 1

The Global Animal Welfare Award 2021 will include nine awards to reward six veterinarians in recognition of their work and consistent commitment to improving animal welfare. Details Here

AAALAC NewsImportant updates to AAALAC's information management processes

AAALAC has implemented two changes in order to communicate the importance of trust and commitment within the peer review process... Read More

WVA LogoNew AVMA Guidelines adopted

AAALAC International's Council on Accreditation adopted the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2020 Edition as an AAALAC Reference Resource with two clarifications...  Read the Reference Resource

Lab Rat ChatLab Rat Chat talks to AAALAC's Dr. Diggs

In this episode, Lab Rat Chat hosts talk to AAALAC Senior Director Dr. Helen Diggs about AAALAC's mission and work, and why AAALAC has been "so critical to the continued evolution of animal care and use standards." Listen Here


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AAALAC Site Visits During COVID-19

Learn more about how AAALAC International site visits continue to be conducted safely and effectively during COVID-19. (Available in video and PowerPoint formats.) View Now

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A One-Minute Introduction to AAALAC (video)

This One-Minute Introduction to AAALAC International is available to use to provide audiences with a quick overview of AAALAC's mission and work. Available in English, Spanish and Chinese. View Now

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Trends in accreditation site-visit findings

AAALAC International has released a new “Trends Data Review” analyzing five years of accreditation site visit findings, from 2013-2018. The review is now available as a short video and is provided as an educational resource. View Now

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AAALAC International and COVID-19

We are sensitive to the significant impact that the coronavirus outbreak is having on many programs. AAALAC International has compiled coronavirus guidance specifically for accredited programs, including answers to frequently asked questions...Read More

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Learn more about AAALAC’s "Reference Resources"

AAALAC referred to specialty publications for supplemental information about procedures or techniques related to the care and use of laboratory animals. Learn more about these specialty publications, designated as "Reference Resources"... Read More