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Standard Operating Procedures

These SOP's are made available to investigators as a way to describe IACUC reviewed and approved procedures that may be repetitive or repeated in many animal use protocols. Please contact the IACUC office at (806) 742-3853 or iacuc@ttu.edu to obtain copies of  Standard Operating Procedures that may have been made in active, or questions if you do not see an SOP listed on this page.

 

SOP #

SOP Name

Approval Date

SOP001

Fish Room Maintenance

5/9/2013

SOP002

Avian Health Care

8/11/2010

SOP003

Frog Room Care (Xenopus)

2/11/2015

SOP004

Reptile Room Maintenance

10/6/2010

SOP005

Salamander Room Maintenance

11/9/2010

SOP006

Leopard Frog Room Maintenance

11/9/2010

SOP008

Carbon Dioxide Inhalant Euthanasia

3/13/2014

SOP010

Venomous Snake Room Care

1/11/2011

SOP011

Animal & Food Science Animal Facility

1/11/2011

SOP012

Mascot Health Care

6/10/2015

SOP013

Livestock Housed at Meat Laboratory

6/10/2015

SOP014

Swine Blood Collection

6/10/2015

SOP015

Transporting Rodent Cages Across Campus

3/2/2011

SOP020

Surgical Anesthesia

1/24/2014

SOP021

Survival Surgery in Rodents

9/13/2007

SOP022

Beef Center

5/23/2012

SOP023

Burnett Center for Beef Cattle Research and Instruction

6/25/2014

SOP025

Aquatic Health Recommendations

3/13/2014

SOP026

Fish Field Collection Methods

8/20/2014

SOP027

Collecting, Handling, and Processing Wild Rodents

1/14/2015

SOP028

Wild Game Bird Capture, Mark, and Release Methods

2/11/2015

SOP029

Swine Unit

7/9/2015

SOP030

Animal Transportation

9/12/2007

SOP032

Snake Bite

5/14/2015

SOP035

Biosafety Level (BSL) II Rodent Husbandry

8/11/2010

SOP037

Barn Cats

7/9/2015

SOP038

BSL II Swine Husbandry

2/11/2009

SOP039

Biological Spills

8/20/2014

SOP040

Zebrafish Husbandry

6/10/2015

SOP041

Toe-Clipping Amphibians and Reptiles

2/11/2015

SOP042

Decontamination of ESB Animal Rooms

5/14/2008

SOP043

Raptor Research Methods

6/25/2014

SOP044

Dairy Calf Husbandry

2/11/2015

SOP045

Transporting BSLII Carcasses

8/11/2009

SOP046

Rabbit Husbandry

7/16/2013

SOP047

Collecting Clinical and Biochemical Data from Cattle while Minimizing Contact

1/14/2015

SOP048

Toad Room Maintenance

5/12/2010

SOP049

Texas Tech Rodeo Team Herd Health

7/9/2015

SOP050

Dog Husbandry

2/20/2014

SOP051

Poultry Room Maintenance

1/20/2012

SOP052

Cat Husbandry

5/11/2015

SOP053

Animal Use with the TTNI functional MRI Unit

12/13/2013

SOP054

Tail Snipping of Rodents

5/9/2013

SOP055

Conventional Rodent Husbandry

7/16/2013

SOP056

Ventilated Rodent Husbandry

11/13/2013

SOP057

Rodent Health Surveillance Program

6/25/2014

SOP058

Swine Trailer Bio-Security Procedures

6/25/2014

SOP059

Deer Facility

 11/12/2014

SOP060

Swine Husbandry at AFS

2/11/2015

SOP061

Pain, Distress, Analgesia & Anesthesia

7/13/2012

SOP062

Housing Wild-Caught Rodents

6/11/2015

SOP063

Outside Sourced Swine Bio-security

2/18/2015