No Observed Animal Abuse or Neglect
Observations of willful acts or unintentional signs of abuse or neglect by any person at the facility will automatically result in failure of the audit.
Appropriate Veterinary Care Plan
The facility must have a relationship and plan in effect regarding sick/injured animals with a qualified and licensed veterinarian.
Appropriate Staff Conduct
Facility staff must be knowledgeable regarding the facility’s animal care protocols and procedures, as well as conduct themselves in a manner that promotes animal welfare.