Animal per diem Rates

Please note that per diem rates cover general husbandry costs which include:

  • A standard daily maintenance diet.
  • Cage, equipment and facility washing and sanitizing.
  • Bedding to meet the requirements of the type of animal.
  • Enrichment devices.
  • Animal care supplies used in the animal holding area (cleaning, disinfectants, etc.).
  • Protective clothing, gloves and masks used by animal care personnel.

Animal per diem Rates, PDF