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Standard Operating Procedures

Please contact the ACUC office at (806) 742-3853 or iacuc@ttu.edu to obtain copies of  Standard Operating Procedures

 

SOP #

SOP Name

Approval Date

SOP001

Fish Room Maintenance

6/13/2007

SOP002

Avian Health Care

8/11/2010

SOP003

Frog Room Care (Xenopus)

8/11/2010

SOP005

Reptile Room Maintenance

10/6/2010

SOP006

Salamander Room Maintenance

11/9/2010

SOP007

Leopard Frog Room Maintenance

11/9/2010

SOP008

Livestock Care, General

11/9/2010

SOP009

Sentinel Rodent Program

12/14/2010

SOP010

Carbon Dioxide Inhalant Euthanasia

12/14/2010

SOP011

Microbial Monitoring - RODAC Plating

12/14/2010

SOP012

Housing Wild - Caught Rodents

12/14/2010

SOP014

Venomous Snake Room Care

1/11/2011

SOP016

Animal & Food Science Animal Facility

1/11/2011

SOP017

Mascot Health Care

1/11/2011

SOP018

Livestock Housed at Meat Laboratory

1/11/2011

SOP019

Duck Room Maintenance

3/2/2011

SOP020

Pig Bleeding

3/2/2011

SOP021

Transporting Rodent Cages Across Campus

3/2/2011

SOP022

HSB Cage Washing

6/13/2007

SOP023

BSB Cage Washing

6/13/2007

SOP024

Program of Veterinary Oversight and Animal Care

6/13/2007

SOP025

Manager Rounds

6/19/2007

SOP026

Animal Protocol Control

8/3/2011

SOP028

Allergy Prevention and Control Recommendations

8/8/2007

SOP029

Animal Housing TTU and HSC

8/8/2007

SOP030

Pain, Distress, Analgesia, and Anesthesia

9/12/2007

SOP031

Survival Surgery in Rodents

9/12/2007

SOP033

Chicken Care in Cages

8/8/2007

SOP035

Beef Center

2/13/2008

SOP036

Burnett Center for Beef Cattle Research and Instruction

9/12/2007

SOP037

Stall Barn Cattle Housing

9/12/2007

SOP038

University Therapeutic Riding Center Animal Health

12/12/2007

SOP039

Texas Tech Horse Herd Health

12/10/2008

SOP040

Q-Fever

6/13/2007

SOP041

Aquatic Health Recommendations

11/14/2007

SOP042

Fish Field Collection Methods

9/12/2007

SOP043

Collecting, Handling, and Processing Wild Rodents

6/13/2007

SOP044

Wild Game Capture, Mark, and Release Methods

8/8/2007

SOP045

Swine Unit

10/2/2009

SOP046

Animal Transportation

8/8/2007

SOP047

Biological Safety Cabinet

7/11/2007

SOP048

Snake Bite

Tabled

SOP049

Use of Live Traps in Animal Facilities

9/12/2007

SOP050

Autoclave Sterilization

11/12/2008

SOP051

Biosafety Level (BSL) II Rodent Husbandry

8/11/2010

SOP052

Site Visit Preparation Program

9/12/2007

SOP053

Barn Cats

9/14/2010

SOP054

BSL II Swine

2/11/2009

SOP055

Biological Spills

12/12/2007

SOP056

BSL II Plant Care

12/12/2007

SOP057

Zebrafish Husbandry

3/12/2008

SOP058

Toe-Clipping Amphibians and Reptiles

3/25/2008

SOP060

Decomptamination of ESB Animal Rooms

5/14/2008

SOP061

Sheep Center SOP

7/14/2010

SOP062

Raptor Research Methods

7/8/2008

SOP063

Dairy Calf Husbandry

4/14/2009

 SOP064

Donation of Research Animals

6/11/2009

SOP065

Transporting BSLII Carcasses

8/12/2009

SOP066

Rabbit Husbandry

8/12/2009

SOP067

Collecting Clinical and Biochemical Data from Cattle while Minimizing Contact

9/9/2009

SOP068

Toad Room Maintenance

5/12/2010

SOP069

Texas Tech Rodeo Team Herd Health

8/11/2010

SOP070

Dog Husbandry

4/12/2011

SOP071

PPE Requirements and Personnel Movement

1/20/2012

SOP072

Poultry Room Maintenance

1/20/2012

SOP073

Cat Husbandry

2/14/2012

SOP074

Animal Use with the TTNI functional Magnetic Reconance Imaging Unit

12/13/2012

SOP075

Tail Snipping of Rodents

5/9/2013

SOP077

Quail Care at the Erskine Facility

2/5/2014

 SOP078

Post-Approval Monitoring Position 

9/18/2013

SOP079

Conventional Rodent Husbandy

7/16/2013

 SOP080

 Full Committee and Designated Reviews

9/18/2013

 SOP081

 Use of Non-Pharmaceutical Grade Compouds in Animal Studies

2/12/2013

SOP083 

Ventilated Rodent Husbandry  

11/13/2013