Animal Health Lab

Descr​iption

USDA approved PCR test from preputial scraping inoculated into Bio-Med TF InPouch.
For more information please refer to the Bovine Trichomoniasis brochure.​ 

F​ee

$26.00 per sample

Spe​cies

Bovine only

Set ​Up Days

Monday-Friday

Turna​round Time

1-3 days

For valid official test follow one of the following protocols:

Method 1: After collection ship samples overnight so as to arrive in the lab within 48hrs.
Do not ship on ice - ship at room temperature. 

Method 2: After collection incubate sample at 37ºC for 24-48 hrs, then freeze. Ship samples overnight on ice in a styrofoam container to arrive in the lab below 20ºC.

Samples received outside these two methods can still be run as a diagnostic result only and are not valid for movement, sale or other regulatory purposes. We also offer the use of our FedEx shipping account to help with costs. This account should only be used for shipping trich samples, contact lab: 503-986-4686 for account information.

Colle​ction Protocol

Veterinarian must be certified by a state field veterinarian. 
Contact Dr. Scott Essex: 503-428-7458. 

The pouches are available from commercial vendors or direct from the manufacturer,
Bio-Med Diagnostics Inc.

Submission Fo​rm

Trich individual submission form

Trich individual continuation form

Trich pooled submission form

Trich pooled continuation form​

Additional Information

Lab will contact submitting veterinarian with positive individuals and pools. All positive pools require individual tests for the entire work order and will incur additional charges. Please contact lab with details or questions on shipping methods.

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Contact​​

Animal Health
635 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-986-4686
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