Photography or any use of recording devices (e.g., film or digital cameras, camera phones, sound recorder) is strictly prohibited in animal use areas, unless specifically approved in writing by the LMU IACUC and the Institutional Officer


  1. When performed by government inspectors (e.g., USDA Veterinary Medical Officer).
  2. When required by personnel authorized by the Institutional Officer to assist in clinical diagnosis of disease.
  3. When the Institutional Officer has requested to document conditions of the animal facilities.