Bacterial culture, fecal, companion/other
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeCanine or feline test. 2-3 g of feces or intestinal content (colon).
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect into a sterile leakproof container. Refrigerate immediately.
Includes culture of Salmonella spp., Campylobacter spp., Yersinia spp., and Clostridium perfringens, and detection of C. perfringens enterotoxin by ELISA. Susceptibility testing is included for aerobic bacteria only.