General Info

The central animal house is looked after by one animal assistant, one senior animal attender and one animal attender

Various activities of the facility are categorized as follows:

The following small animals have been maintained throughout the year-

  1. Rats (Wistar)
  2. Mice (Swiss)
  3. Rabbits (New Zealand)
  4. Guinea Pigs

The opening stock as on 01.04.2011 was

  • Mice  360
  • Rats  300
  • Guinea Pig 30
  • Rabbits 55

The closing stock as on 31.03.2012 was

  • Mice  360
  • Rats  268
  • Guinea Pig 26
  • Rabbits 52

A total of 387 small animals (rats, mice, rabbits and guinea pigs) were supplied to various departments of the institution. The following are the details:-

A total of 387 small animals (rats, mice, rabbits and guinea pigs) were supplied to various departments of the institution. The following are the details:-
Sl.No Animals No issued for Teaching No. issued for Research purpose
1. Rats 60 177
2. Mice 120 2
3. Rabbits 15 -
4. Guinea Pig 12 1

The facility houses 6 sheep for purpose of preparation of culture media (sheep blood agar) by the department of Microbiology.

Details of registration:
Details of registration:
Animal House Registration no. 128/1999 CPCSEA
Date of renewal of registration 10.5.2009
Valid upto 09.5.2012