Education and Training in
Laboratory Animal Science & Welfare

Who are we?



LAL is a registered charity whose aims are to promote education and training in laboratory animal science. We fund a range of initiatives in the field of laboratory animal science including bursaries to attend app ropriate training courses, speakers at scientific meetings, financial assistance for workshops the proceedings of FELASA conferences and of course our journal - Laboratory Animals

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The Journal

The journal has published numerous guidelines and working group reports on animal use, care and welfare. To access these articles, please visit the website. To find out more about our journal, Laboratory Animals:  The International Journal of Laboratory Animal Science & Welfare ...


The Design of Animal Experiments
Reducing the use of animals in research through better experimental design
Second Edition
Michael Festing - University of London, London, UK




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Calendar Jan 2016

What is on and where to go for your CPD


• Individual scientists, who wish to attend training (courses) in laboratory animal scie...

Mission statement

Education and training in laboratory animal science and welfare Laboratory Animals Lim...

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LABORATORY ANIMALS is  celebrateing its 50th anniversary in 2016.

To mark this event, the journal  has undergone some exciting changes:
An increase from four to six issues per year (first issue February 2016)
Translations of abstracts in every issue into three languages (French, German, Spanish)
A section in each issue for news, announcements and reports from subscribing associations
50th anniversary editorial free online