Where to buy Sprague Dawley rats

Where to buy Sprague Dawley rats


Sprague Dawley rats are albino rats commonly used in laboratory procedure or experiments like anti inflammatory test, analgesic, diabetes, sensitization, wound healing, obesity , cholesterol, dengue, blood chemistry, psychological research, toxicological research  , pharmacological research  etc.

A lot of  Universities and institutions are now into bioscience and most of them doesn’t know where to get Sprague Dawley rats. There are   atleast  3  institution that sells Sprague Dawley rats namely:


1. Animal House – Standard and testing Division  -ITDI DOST

Address: std-itdi DOST compound taguig city

Tel:8372071  local-just say Standard and testing


2. Food and Drug Authority – Animal house

Address: Civic drive, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang , Muntinlupa City


3.  St. Lukes Medical Center –RBD

279 E. Rodriguez Sr. Boulevard Quezon City, 1112 Philippines

Tel: 7260467


You need  to reserve 2 months in advance if you want to avail rats especially if you need a lot of animals. But from time to time they have available animals so just call their number to inquire for availability.

Among the three St. Luke’s price is 2 to 3 times compared to STD animal house and FDA animal house.



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