Veterinary Support Services (VSS) is available for diagnostic consultation and sample submission questions from veterinarians. Use this direct email firstname.lastname@example.org with a very brief problem description and a DIRECT phone number to reach you.
The AHDC has the capability to test for SARS-CoV-2 in animals (see submission requirements). Testing procedures are animal adapted. All test requests must be approved by the state animal and public health officials, according to the NYS guidelines. Contact email@example.com for guidance.
Schedule Changes and Reduced Testing:
(Current as of November 30; last status change November 30)
- Bromide, Thursdays
Brucella abortus serology, Mondays and Thursdays
FISH testing is postponed until November 30, 2020.
Johne's culture and PCR testing has resumed. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 607.253.3938 for instructions if you have frozen samples to submit.
Leptospira MAT, Tuesdays and Thursdays
Referral Testing - please see information here.
Toxicology – increased turn-around time for all tests
- Shar-Pei Autoinflammatory Disease (SPAID) testing
- STAT testing for equine pre-purchase drug screens
- Tick testing for Cornell Affiliate and Non-Veterinary submissions
- Toxicology – trace mineral (MINP) and heavy metal (THMPS) analysis
How Do I
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.
For messages that do not require veterinary consultation or after hours submission support, please contact us at email@example.com.
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.