Best Dog DNA Test Kits 2022

iHeartDogs is reader-supported. When you buy via links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. My dog ​​and I often go on morning walks, and while out strolling, people have often asked what breed my dog ​​is. I was never sure how to respond because I didn’t … Read more

Rapid PCR test for hard-to-diagnose parasites

Horiba UK Veterinary has added an Encephalitozoon cuniculi test to its in-house PCR range of rapid veterinary diagnostic tests for the Pockit Central analyzer. It said this would expand the number of available tests to approaching 200, which already includes viruses, bacteria, parasites and protozoa for companion animals and farm species. Mammal infections I cut … Read more

Researchers make Johne’s disease DIVA test breakthrough

Researchers have made progress in efforts to find a test that can tell vaccinated animals from those with Johne’s disease. Up to now, Johne’s vaccination programs for livestock have been hampered because no diagnostic can differentiate vaccinated from infected animals – in other words, it has no DIVA test. Most existing Johne’s tests rely on … Read more

Urge farmers to test for enzootic abortion of ewes – Ceva

Vets are being urged to encourage farming clients to test for enzootic abortion of ewes (EAE) if they have experienced an abortion rate above 2% in flocks or at at least two instances within a few days. According to data released by Ceva Animal Health from its 2021 Assure Ewe subsidized testing scheme, 48% of … Read more