Veterinary Support Services (VSS) provides diagnostic consultation and answers sample submission questions from veterinarians. Use this direct email with a very brief problem description and a DIRECT phone number to reach you.

The AHDC tests for SARS-CoV-2 in animals (see submission requirements). All test requests must be approved by the state animal and public health officials, according to the NYS guidelines. Contact for guidance.

Testing and Schedule Changes:
(Current as of July 26)

  • Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) ELISA, now Mondays and Thursdays
  • Tick testing for Cornell Affiliate and Non-Veterinary submissions - discontinued
  • Endocrinology - starting June 1, 2021, the following combination test codes are discontinued: T4 & T3; T4 & TSH; Free-T4 by dialysis & TSH; Thyroid Panel: Free-T4 by dialysis, T4, T3; Thyroid Panel: Free-T4 (Immulite), T4, T3; Free-T4 (Immulite) & TSH; Free-T4 (Immulite), TSH & TGA; T4 Immulite & Free-T4 by dialysis. Individual tests and other combinations still available.
  • Toxicology – Pre-purchase drug testing, turn around time now 3-5 days

Vet-To-Vet Consult

Our Veterinary Support Services assists veterinarians with any questions on sample submissions, testing, and interpreting results. For all other customer service inquiries, please contact us.

Phone: (607) 253-3900

For messages that do not require veterinary consultation or after hours submission support, please contact us at

Diagnostic Plans and Panels by Species

These plans have been developed to assist veterinarians in designing a complete, although not exhaustive, diagnostic strategy. Select a species below to view plans and panels.