Reminder: Sample Submission in Hot Weather

It's hot in Ontario this week; don't forget about your lab samples in this weather.  Ensure you pack samples with extra ice packs, and absorbent packaging to ensure the sample arrive in optimal condition.

Canada Day Hours

The Animal Health Laboratory Guelph, will be open 9-5 for receiving specimens and out-of-hours emergency necropsies only.

Have a safe and Happy Canada Day long weekend!!

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Staying Ahead of the Curve: The Disease Surveillance Plan 2013-2018

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Staying Ahead of the Curve: The Disease Surveillance Plan 2013-2018
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Weather related closure Sunday April 15th

The University is CLOSED on Sunday re weather - Please see below if you have an emergency!


To our valued clients- please note that there is potential for severe weather on the weekend (April 14-15) that may close the University.

This should not affect our Saturday Specimen reception hours in Guelph (9-5) but may potentially affect Sunday where we may not have any staff on site.

Easter Holiday Weekend

AHL Guelph will provide statutory holiday service on Friday – open 9-5 for receiving only.  AHL Kemptville will be closed Good Friday.

There will be normal Saturday service (For Courier - Saturday delivery will be impacted as samples sent Thursday unless addressed for Saturday delivery will be delivered Monday.)

Both AHL Guelph and AHL Kemptville will be open for business as usual on Monday April 2nd.

OAHN Announces New Funding Through OMAFRA-University of Guelph Partnership

We are pleased to announce that the next OMAFRA-University of Guelph Partnership has been finalized, providing up to 10 years of funding to programs important to agriculture for Ontarians, which includes the Ontario Animal Health Network (OAHN). OAHN will be continuing as a part of the partnership agreement, managed at the Animal Health Laboratory.

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