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New Mexico State University

Veterinary Entomology Research Laboratory

State-of-the-art large animal research facility located on 45 acres, with a 5000 sq. ft. large animal laboratory, capable of housing 24 animals individually in environmentally controlled rooms. Laboratory has multiple insect rearing facilities for major ectoparasites of man and animals including: house flies, stable flies, horn flies, face flies, mosquitoes, lice, mites and ticks. Facility has outdoor housing for 60 large animals in covered, individual stanchions outdoors, in addition to housing for wildlife species including: deer, elk, bighorn sheep and rabbits. Complete cattle working facilities including: dry lot corals, squeeze chutes, head gates, digital scales, etc. Also, facility has an isolated, large animal quarantine area for parasite/disease infections.