Animal Care Facility

The animal care facility is a state of the art captive animal holding facility located at the Purdue Wildlife Area.  The facility consists of a common area, a restroom, a large storage area, and five separate rooms providing over 600 ft2 of space.  All areas in the facility are heated and A/C cooled and monitored with a remote telemetry system.  The majority of research conducted within the facility pertains to food preferences in wild animals.

Animal care facilityInterior hall of the Animal Care Facility

Research ​Faculty/Projects


Lab M​anager

Bob Rode
Purdue University 
Department of Forestry and Natural Resources 
West Lafayette, IN  47907-2033 
Phone:  765-496-7910​

Forestry and Natural Resources, 715 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2061 USA, (765) 494-3590

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