UACC Practical Skills: Rodent Handling

Started Aug 5, 2021


Full course description

Course Format

Self-Guided in Canvas (You will be able to access the course content once you have enrolled in the course.)

Instructor-led in Person (You will be able to sign up for an in-person session once you have enrolled in the course.)


Participants will be introduced to laboratory rodent housing and husbandry, behaviour, handling, and common procedures.


This session will introduce participants to the use of rodents in research. In this course, participants will learn:

  • About housing and husbandry practices for laboratory rodents
  • About acclimation, normal behaviour, environmental enrichment, and university policies.
  • How to safely perform handling and common procedures on laboratory rodents

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