Fecal culture (large animal)

Preferred Sample

Feces (5 grams minimum)

Fee

$22

Schedule

Days Tested

MON | TUE | WED | THU | FRI

Turnaround Time

2-3 days

Description

Isolation and identification of fecal bacterial pathogens from large animal diagnostic samples.

Species

Bovine | Equine | Ovine | Caprine | Porcine | Wildlife Exotic | Other

Shipping Requirements

Send samples on ice pack in a leak proof container. Overnight or 2 day shipping is recommended.

Additional Instructions

Aerobic culture including special culture for Salmonella sp. An additional fee is charged for antibiotic susceptibility testing. For small animals see Fecal culture (small animal).