Laboratory Animal Medical Services

Cage Card Tags

Cage card tags are used as a method to disseminate information about animals within the cage.

Husbandry

Date of Birth Card
  • Date of birth/Date to wean new litters

(front)



(back)
DOB card (back)

Separation Notice
  • Cage separated by LAMS
  • Separation due to overcrowding - service charge
  • Separation due to health concerns - no service charge

Separation card (original location)

Separation card (new cage)

Overcrowded
  • Cage exceeds the maximum limit
  • Researcher is responsible for colony maintenance

Death Notice
  • Researcher must remove from cage or gray binder

 

Veterinary


RA Check Me
  • Animal requires Vet Tech assessment


HOT (Health Observation Tag)
  • Animal requires observation of < 24hrs - LAMS will observe


Handle with Care
  • Special care needs to be used when handling animal


LAMS Health Notice
  • Health issues that require monitoring or treatment


Rodent Survival Surgery Card
  • For animals surviving greater than 6 hours following recovery, this card must be used.  The cage card record must be complete and remain on the cage for the life of the rodent

  • (side 1)

    Surgery Cage Card (Front)

    (side 2)

Contact Us

Mail Location:  0571

231 Albert Sabin Way
MSB R003
P.O. Box 670571
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0571
513-558-5171
lams@ucmail.uc.edu

 

Emergency Contacts: 

Supervisor On Call 
513-400-5539

Vet On Call
513-558-5518

Vet Tech On Call
513-341-8387