Animals in Research

Beagle Playing with Kong

Group: Dogs & Cats
Species: Dog
Research Areas: Drug development, Surgical techniques, Vaccine development, Veterinary research

Beagles have been important for many medical advancements, from understanding body systems and disease processes to the development of new medicines and treatments for both people and animals.

Researchers, veterinarians and animal caregivers work together to provide for the needs of these amazing animals.

Toys are provided and rotated regularly to engage them mentally and physically. They are housed with other dogs and interact with their caregivers daily, fostering bonds among them.  And they are provided with room to run, play, and snuggle.