Animal Orders

Centralized animal ordering via iRATS

The Laboratory Animal Services Center provides centralized animal ordering through our animal management system iRATS.

Please note that the use of iRATS is mandatory and NO DIRECT orders from suppliers are permitted!

Please note: Special ordering deadlines apply during bank holidays!

Contact (in case of questions):

animal.order@lasc.uzh.ch

Tel. +41 44 635 55 96

Overview of approved suppliers for all rodent facilities of the University of Zurich with respective ordering deadlines

Accepted Supplier Ordering deadline Delivery day Caged To place an order, always use our animal management system (iRATS)!
Envigo (NL) Wednesday 12:00 Tuesday
1 week later
Wednesday
12:00
http://www.envigo.com/
Charles River (D)  Monday
12:00
Wednesday
same week
Thursday
12:00
http://www.criver.com/
Janvier (F) Thursday
12:00
Tuesday
1 week later
Wednesday
12:00
 http://www.janvier-europe.com/
Taconic M&B (DK) none ca. 1 - 3 weeks upon arrival http://www.taconic.com/
Jackson (USA) none depending on strain upon arrival http://www.jax.org/

For animal transfers between different locations in Zurich please see Animal Transport Services.

Ordering deadlines and delivery dates of animal orders due to bank holidays:

Janvier

National Day Germany (03.10.17)

Ordering deadline: Freitag, 29.09.2017, 12:00 Uhr

Delivery: Mittwoch, 04.10.2017