In our Rothbury lab
- Worm egg counts (strongyles and nematodirus)
- Coccidiosis counts
- Fluke egg counts
- Skin scrape examination for parasites
- Colostrum quality testing
- Blood testing immediate result for downer cows – calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus.
- Semen analysis
- Anthrax testing (cow-side)
- Ketosis check – shows severe energy deficit (cow-side)
Most other samples that we collect are sent to the lab at the scottish agricultural college (SAC).