Not All Research Swine Is the Same

Tissue Source recognizes your commitment to the quality research that drives human and veterinary medicine. As an established provider of live swine, for laboratory research, we too are committed to the same expectations of quality and humane care for the animals we provide.

Using only swine from qualified herd sources, our animals are raised in a highly monitored bio-secure environment and to strict genetic and nutritional requirements.          

Class A Breeder's License

Animal Traceability

Biosecure Facilities

Quality Documentation

Veterinarian on Site

Nutritionist on Site

Controlled Feed Program

Herd Health Monitoring Program

Multiple Breeds Available

Closed Herd

High Volume Capabilities

Strict Environmental Controls

Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus)

Annual Audits

Quality Pork Assurance Transport


Breeds Available: (Not shown: Yorkshire x Landrace Cross)

                                                                   Landrace                                                              Yorkshire


                                                                     Duroc                                                                  Hampshire


Whether you are considering a new primary or a secondary supplier of live swine for your research; the Tissue Source team of professionals is ready to complete all necessary information for your vendor qualification process and meeting your specific needs.
  1. All ages of pigs are available
  2. Pigs will arrive with standard out-of-state health papers and ear tags
  3. Pre-shipment medications available per client request


To make a research pig request, visit