Animal Caging

As a leading American research institution, the University of Wisconsin-Madison has many basic and biomedical research programs that require the use of animals.

To ensure proper conduct of research, teaching and outreach, all animal research at UW-Madison follows federal laws and guidelines and regulates buildings, enclosures and animal housing.

Types & Use Guidelines

For information regarding animal caging types and use guidelines, please peruse the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, 8th Edition.

Contracts & Purchasing

UW-Madison's Purchasing Services department offers several vendors with which to purchase animal caging and related materials. To view animal caging contract info, peruse the links below: