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 facility

Research Fa​culty/Projects

Lab Manager

Bob Rode animal care facility
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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