We have received several requests for early bovine pregnancy tests of blood or milk. These tests can be performed from 60 days after calving and 28 days after AI. The accepted samples are (in order of preference): serum clotted blood (brown cap tube or other dry tube without preservatives) plasma (EDTA)* whole blood (EDTA)* milk […]


In recent weeks, several cases of swine dysentery associated with B. hyodysenteriae or “B. hampsonii” have been reported in Quebec. Many species of Brachsyspira have been identified in pigs: B. hyodysenteriae, B. innocens, B. pilosicoli, B. murdochii, B. intermedia, B. suanatina and “B. hampsonii’’ To date, however, only 4 species of Brachyspira have been formally […]


Dr. René Lallier, President of Biovet, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alexandra Lambert as Sales Representative — Companion Animals and Bovine. Ms. Lambert has worked for ten years in the human health field. Before joining the Biovet team, she worked for more than 4 years as a manager in a veterinary group. Due […]


We’ve compiled for you the results of the digestive profiles that we have performed in 2019. For cats, 11 agents: Three viruses: feline panleukopenia virus (FPLV), feline coronavirus (FCoV) and rotavirus A (RVA). Four bacteria: Campylobacter jejuni (C.jejuni), Campylobacter coli   (C.coli),  Salmonella spp. (S.spp) and  Clostridium perfringens (C.perfringens). Four parasites: Cryptosporidium spp, Giardia spp, Tritrichomonas […]


Biovet is proud to announce the improvement of its PCR test for dermatophyte detection. Dermatophytes, also commonly known as ringworm, are common fungal agents involved in skin, hair and claw mycoses. The main zoophilic species detected are: Microsporum canis (by far the most common), Trichophyton spp (benhamiae, bullosum, equinum, erinacei, mentagrophytes, quinckeanum, simii, verrucosum) and […]