Building from road Laboratory 3 Laboratory Laboratory 2

Tests and Schedules

Bovine Test:
Test Method Sample Required Turnaround Time (Working Days )
Serology
BVD antibody* ELISA Serum/Milk 10
BVD Ear Notch virus ELISA Ear Notch 3-5
BVD PCR PCR Bulk Milk 7
BVD PCR (calf < 75 days old) PCR Serum 7
BVD Virus* (animal > 75 days old) ELISA Serum 5
Fluke antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
IBR gB antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
IBR gE antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Johnes antibody* ELISA Serum/Milk 3-5
Lepto antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 7
Mycoplasma bovis antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Neospora antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 5
Ostertagia antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
PI3 antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Pregnancy Confirmation ELISA Milk 5
RSV antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Salmonella antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Salmonella H & O antigens Serial Dilution Serum 5
Schmallenberg antibody ELISA Serum/Milk 10
Microbiology
Aerobic Culture & Sensitivity Micro Milk/swab/Fluid 3-5
Faecal
Coronavirus Micro Faeces 1
Cryptosporidia Micro Faeces 1
E coli K99 Micro Faeces 1
Rotavirus Micro Faeces 1
Fluke (Liver & Rumen) Sedimentation Faeces 3
Worms & Coccidia Sedimentation Faeces 3
Lungworm Sedimentation Faeces 3
Salmonella Culture Micro Faeces 10
Biochemistry
Mineral Profile Biochemistry Li hep and serum bloods 10
Metabolic Profile Biochemistry Li hep and serum bloods 10
Dermatology
Ectoparasites (e.g. mites) Microscopy Skin Scrape 1-2
Dermatophytes Culture Hair (with root) 7-10

*Please note this is a maximum time, and that the majority of samples will be tested within a shorter timeframe.