Holiday Schedule - Animal Ordering Deadlines and Deliveries Changes

In observance of the upcoming holiday season, the following changes to the animal delivery schedule will take place:


There will be no deliveries the week of December 24, 2012 through December 28, 2012 and, no deliveries on Monday, December 31, 2012 and Tuesday January 1, 2013.

The delivery schedule will be as follows:

·        Wednesday, January 2, 2013 - Charles River, Harlan, Jackson, NCI/NIH


·        Thursday, January 3, 2013 - Hilltop, Taconic


The animal ordering deadline will remain the same for the week of December 17, 2012:


·        NCI/NIH, Wednesday, December 19, 2012 @11:30 am. 


·        All other vendors (Charles River, Harlan, Hilltop, Jackson and Taconic), Thursday, December 20, 2012 @2:00 pm. 


This is for all animal orders arriving the week of December 31, 2012. 


Please feel free to contact the DLAR business office at (313) 577-1107 if you have any further questions. 


Best wishes for a wonderful holiday season and a New Year filled with peace and happiness. 

Contact info

Julie O'Connor

Director, Research Communications
Phone: 313-577-8845