Technical Services

Specially trained veterinary technicians can perform a variety of services for investigators. Services include:

  • Anesthesia induction, monitoring, and recovery
  • Blood collection
  • Catheterization
  • Colony management
  • Euthanasia
  • Medication administration
  • Nail and tooth trims
  • Necropsy
  • Pathogen screening
  • Tissue collection

Services are billed on a time and materials basis.  

Request services and view a complete service list


Research collaboration

Research Animal Resources (RAR) encourages research collaboration between its personnel and investigators.

Contact the Technical Services Manager at rartechservices@umn.edu for more information.