Fresh feces - 2-5 grams
Collect fresh feces directly from the animal's rectum or from very fresh droppings to eliminate extraneous soil organisms. Do not submit in latex gloves or OB sleeves.
Certain parasite ova and oocysts are not readily detected by the McMaster technique. The sugar centrifugation technique is used primarily for camelid, canine and feline species but can be used for other species as well.