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LARC Per Diem Charges

The following are animal per diem (by the day) charges for each LARC facility. This cost is for general maintenance and operation for the daily care of the animals.

For grant writing purposes, assume an annual increase of 3% on these charges. To assist investigators with per diem charge justification, click here for site-specific information that can be used for justification of animal charges in grant applications.

For additional species and/or general information, please email the LARC office.

 

Lubbock Campus FY2017
Species of Animal: Environment: Charge: unit:
Mouse  Conventional $ 0.63 per cage per day
Mouse  Sterile Caging $ 1.06 per cage per day
Rat  Conventional $ 1.24 per cage per day
Rat Sterile Caging $ 1.99 per cage per day
Hamster Conventional $ 0.56 per hamster per day
Guinea Pig Conventional $ 1.21 per guinea pig per day
Rabbit Conventional $ 2.99 per rabbit per day
Frog Conventional $ 0.31 per frog per day
Swine Conventional $ 7.62 per swine per day
Amarillo Campus FY2017
Species of Animal: Environment: Charge: unit:
Mouse  Conventional $ 0.283 per mouse per day
Mouse  - PI Fed Conventional $ 0.231 per mouse per day
Mouse  - Diabetic Conventional $ 0.337 per mouse per day
Mouse  Sterile Caging $ 0.568 per mouse per day
Rat  Conventional $ 0.568 per rat per day
Hamster Conventional $ 0.646 per hamster per day
Abilene Campus FY2017
Species of Animal: Environment: Charge: unit:
Mouse  VMI Caging $ 0.276 per mouse per day
Mouse  Sterile Caging $ 0.630 per mouse per day
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