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Idaho State University

Idaho State University Animal Care Facility

What happens here? 

The Animal Facility is the location for maintaining non-human research subjects in a clean, disease-free and continuously managed environment.

At ISU, Animal Care 

  • needs are met and exceeded–physical, social and psychological
  • occurs on an individual basis to optimize their health and welfare
  • standards and practice are improved through assessment and revision

 The Facility is

  • available to Investigators who have completed, and had approved, an Animal Use & Care Protocol form
  • staffed by full-time ISU personnel prepared to
    • answer questions or concerns about animal care
    • help you gain access to the facility
    • handle your Research Animal Order Form  for animals for a per diem rate fee 
  • assist in obtaining veterinary reviews and care

The Animal Facilities Manager (AFM) is

  • responsible for the day-to-day management of the Animal Care Facility and its staff
  • your primary point of contact for the Facility

Contact the AFM at or (208) 282-3895.

Complete your Request for animal purchases with a Research Animal Order Form .

We provide customer service with

  • open lines of communication with the Investigator and Assistants to resolve issues
  • prompt response to the needs of the Investigator and educators.

We support quality academic and research environment by

We coordinate with investigators, creating a research environment that promotes animal welfare

Research Outreach & Compliance  (ROC)
Contact Our Office:
Deb Easterly
Assistant Vice President for
Research Outreach & Compliance
Ph: 208-282-2618
Serving as ISU's
Research Integrity Officer
Export Control Officer   
 Physical Address:
Business and Technology Center
Building 86
1651 Alvin Ricken Drive, Room 107
Pocatello, ID 83201

Mailing Address:
921 S. 8th Ave., Stop 8286
Pocatello, ID 83209-8286