AALAS Global Partner Organizations

Australian and New Zealand Laboratory Animal Assocation—ANZLAA

ANZLAA is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the welfare of animals used in research and teaching.

Canadian Association for Laboratory Animal Science—CALAS/ASCAL

The Canadian Association for Laboratory Animal Science (CALAS/ACSAL) is composed of a multidisciplinary group of people and institutions concerned with the care and use of laboratory animals in research, teaching and testing. Membership includes veterinarians, physicians, researchers, administrators, technicians and many others.

European Society of Laboratory Animal Veterinarians—ESLAV

The purpose of ESLAV is to (1) promote the dissemination of information concerning laboratory animals throughout the Veterinary profession by meetings, lectures, discussions and publications as considered appropriate, (2) promote the advancement of veterinary knowledge and skills in subjects connected with the breeding, maintenance of health, welfare and use of laboratory animals, and (3) to encourage study groups and post-graduate courses for these purposes; exchange information and encourage other forms of collaboration between this and other Societies in allied scientific disciplines.

Institute of Animal Technology—IAT

This British organization develops training courses for animal technicians, produces publications, and has introduced examinations which were the forerunner of today's internationally recognized qualifications.

Sociedad Espanola para las Ciencias del Animal de Laboratorio—SECAL

SECAL was founded in 1989 and is the leading association for laboratory animal science in Spain.

Thailand Association for Laboratory Animal Science—TALAS

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