Species: 
All Species (exc. primates)
Diagnostic Section: 
Parasitology
Shipping Requirements: 
Ship overnight or 2-day shipping in an insulated container, with ice packs.
Test Fee: 
$9.00
Setup Days: 
Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time: 
Same day (if received by 4pm)
Specimen Requirements: 

Fresh feces - 1 gram, please do not submit dried feces on a slide

Collection Protocol: 

Fresh feces, collected 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. 

Additional Information: 

Wet mount microscopic exam reveals the presence of parasite ova and/or oocysts