Opening in Q1 2022


Location & Contact

1300 Rancho Conejo Boulevard, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
(877) 274-8371


Staffing

  • On-site vivarium operational oversight and facility management
  • Trained animal care technicians and supervisors
  • Vivarium husbandry, veterinary care, and operational functions
  • Veterinary and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) oversight, protocol review/approval, and consultation services
  • CRADL™ Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) oversight and protocol/amendments review and approval
  • Access to management for scheduling of services, supply and animal ordering, orientation training, management of shipments, and other related administrative functions


Features and Services

  • Round-the-clock badge access to CRADL™ facility
  • Access to conference room and common areas
  • Access to our online learning and training platform (e.g., safety and welfare training)
  • Clients with specialized needs may bring in their own study equipment and supplies


Animal Welfare and Biosecurity

  • Daily food, water, and health checks
  • Veterinary staff and services for management of health cases
  • Audit and welfare assessments
  • Anonymous welfare reporting services
  • Frequent, scheduled room and surface cleaning and sanitization
  • Quarterly colony health surveillance including pathogen testing and review
  • Import pathogen review (e.g., animals and cell lines)


Dedicated Rooms

  • Dedicated animal holding rooms – available in 125- and 250-square-foot suites with optional attached procedure room. Includes Innovive rack, metro rack, biosafety cabinet, and/or animal transfer station. Additional mouse and rat cage racks can be added for a monthly fee.
  • Dedicated procedure rooms – available in 125- and 250-square-foot options. Includes C02 setup, benchtop and/or metro rack, BSC, and/or animal transfer station.
  • Shared mouse holding rooms
  • Shared-rate holding rooms