Stephen F. Austin State University

Introduction

Introduction

Stephen F. Austin State University follows the guidelines set forth by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Animal Welfare Act (Eighth Edition), which is enforced by USDA, to protect certain animals from inhumane treatment and neglect. The regulations are followed with respect to the animals utilized by SFA, which include: agricultural animals, horses, fish, amphibians, and wildlife (birds, mammals, etc.).