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Last Updated 27 April 2017

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Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine

OBTAINING VETERINARY CARE



Normal Business Hours

(Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Veterinary medical care may be obtained by calling the Unit for Laboratory Animal Medicine (ULAM) @ (76)4-0277.




Weekdays After Hours

(Monday through Thursday, 5:00 PM - 8:00 AM)

Veterinary medical care may be obtained by calling the University Department of Public Safety (DPS) @ (76)3-1131.
DPS will contact the appropriate veterinarian.




Weekends and Holidays

(Friday 5:00 PM through Monday 8:00 AM and holidays)

  • Veterinary Technician hours (6:00 AM to 4:30 PM on Saturday, Sunday and 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Holidays):

    • Routine and emergency problems relating to animal health and husbandry should first be directed to the weekend
      veterinary technician. The office number for the weekend/holiday veterinary technician is (93)6-1037. Please leave
      a message as the staff checks for messages frequently.
    • If the veterinary technician cannot be reached the veterinarian on call may be reached by calling the University
      Department of Public Safety (DPS) @ (76)3-1131. DPS will contact the appropriate veterinarian.
  • For care outside of regular business hours, regular weekend hours or regular holiday hours
    (e.g. 5:00 pm Friday – 6:00 am Saturday, 4:30 pm Saturday – 6:00 am Sunday and 4:30 pm Sunday – 8:00 am Monday):

    • Veterinary medical care can be obtained by calling the University Department of Public Safety (DPS) @ (76)3-1131.
      DPS will contact the appropriate veterinarian.


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