J & L Consulting

John and Lesley are independant consultants who aim to add value to your laboratory animal programme in a helpful friendly manner.

Assistance for Laboratory Animal Professionals

Our Goal is for you to maintain best practice. Consulting in New Zealand, Australia and Asia.


Animal Facility Audits

We are available to perform animal facility audits. These may be in response to a particular problem or a general review to check for best practice. This could be used as a bench marking exercise.

Training Material for Researchers and Technicians

We can provide training materials for your technical staff or researchers. This could be in the form of lectures, hands-on workshops or training materials.

AAALAC Accreditation/Audit Requirement Assistance

We have both worked in an AAALAC accredited facility in the USA and have been involved in writing the programme description and ensuring the facility has all the right procedures in place.

Assistance With Experimental Designs

Are you struggling with experimental design or equipment design. We have a combined 60 years of experience in the laboratory animal industry and hence have a great deal of expertise in this area.

Review of Standard Operating Procedures

We are available to review and to help staff write Standard Operating Procedures.

John and Lesley offer useful solutions to your questions and ensure you are 100% satisfied. Please contact us via email explaining your exact needs. A confirmation of receiving your email will be sent as soon as practicable.

J & L have worked with on the following projects:
- Consulting for the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
- Lecture to researchers at La Trobe University, Melbourne – Aseptic Techniques for Surgery
- NAEAC audits
- Lectures to the Veterinary Nursing course at Otago Polytechnic
- Designed an on-line training course for the NZVA on animal ethics
- Consultant for Otago SPCA

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