Animal Care


The St. Francis Xavier University Animal Care and Use Program is currently certified by the Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC) as being in accordance with standards of GAP - Good Animal Practice®. 
Information about conducting research with animals is available at the website of the The Animal Care Committee (ACC)
All research involving animals that requires ACC approval must first be reviewed for scientific merit according to the University policy (Peer Review of Applications for Work Involving the Use of Animals
Phone: (902) 867-2126 (Animal Care Facility)
Fax:(902) 867-2389 
Office Location: J. Bruce Brown 121C
Mailing Address:
Animal Care Committee c/o Phillip Robichaud
St. Francis Xavier University 
PO Box 5000 
Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada