Mastitis, milk culture
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume2-3 mL milk.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect aseptically quarter or composite milk sample into a leakproof container/vial. Refrigerate or freeze immediately. For freezing of samples, avoid use of -20C self-defrosting household freezers.
$0.50 discount available per sample when more than 50 samples submitted. Email the lab at firstname.lastname@example.org at least 24 h before submitting more than 20 milk samples and for screening of large herds. Sterile vials for milk testing can be ordered from Veterinary Purchasing (519-284-1371). For somatic cell count testing enquiries, contact Dairy Analysis lab at ext 57269. For antibiotic residue testing enquiries, contact Antibiotic Residue lab at ext 57231.