EFFECTIVE – RESULTS IN 12 to 48 HOURS Biovet is now able to confirm the presence or absence of bacteria in the urine within 12 to 48 hours. FIRSTract™ is the first automated reference laboratory test for rapid urine culture. It confirms the presence or absence of bacteria in the urine accurately and reliably in […]


Statistics of detected parasites Here is the compilation of the results of parasitology profiles and qPCR parasites/digestive profiles produced at Biovet in cats and dogs since 2017. The parasitology analyses performed by the zinc sulphate double centrifugal flotation technique. The qPCR parasites profiles include qPCR analysis of Giardia intestinalis, Cryptosporidium spp, Toxoplasma gondii and Tritrichomonas […]


New real-time PCR tests for the detection of major infectious agents of the reproductive, respiratory and digestive systems are now available for horses at Biovet. Digestive profile PCR Lawsonia intracellularis, Clostridium perfringens, Clostridium difficile (A/B toxins), Neorickettsia risticii (Potomac Horse Fever), Rotavirus, Salmonella spp, Coronavirus SUBMITTING SAMPLES: Rectal swab or fecal sample (5-10 grams). Sample […]


As you may have heard, recent outbreaks of equine influenza have been reported in Quebec and Ontario. The virus strain involved seems particularly contagious. However, not all animals show clinical signs. It is important to quickly detect infected animals to make appropriate arrangements. Biovet offers a real-time PCR test to detect equine influenza A viruses. […]


Diagnosis: Anaplasmosis + Babesiosis + Ehrlichiose + Lyme User’s Guide and Interpretation Grid Our specialists have prepared a User’s Guide for the Diagnosis of Tick-Borne Diseases (TBD), as well as an Interpretation Grid. To learn in detail about diseases, clinical signs and which test to choose from the different diagnostic methods available, check out our […]


Biovet is pleased to announce several improvements to its companion animal histopathology service (including rabbits, hamsters and other pets). Two new anatomic pathologists are now collaborating with us: Philippe Labelle, DVM, DACVP (see resume) Anna Barthel, DVM, DACVP (see resume) New format report with photos Fast TRANSMITING RESULTS Biovet will issue test results within 3 to […]


NEARLY 50% OFF Biovet offers you nearly 50% off several heartworm tests and preventive health checkups up to the end of summer (May 19 to August 31, 2020). 1. Heartworm *  [Vetware/LogiVet codes : DCAN-40057, DFEL-40051] 2. Heartworm + Lyme + Ehrlichia + Anaplasma (CANINE) [Vetware/LogiVet code: DCAN-20043]    3. Annual preventive health checkup (CANINE) + […]


Cryptosporidium + Giardia + Toxoplasma g.* + Tritrichomonas f.* – qPCR INCLUDED IN PARASITOLOGY More sensitive! Biovet has developed a qPCR -Parasites profile that includes the detection of Cryptosporidium spp. and Giardia spp. in dogs and cats, as well as Toxoplasma gondii and Tritrichomonas fetus in cats.. With this addition, we significantly increase the sensitivity […]


Detection of 11 pathogens (6 new pathogens) Biovet is proud to announce the upgrade of its qPCR CANINE RESPIRATORY PROFILE, AT NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE. Our research and development process has allowed the addition of screening tests for the following pathogens: Coronavirus Respiratory , Mycoplasma cynos et Mycoplasma canis (replacing Mycoplasma spp.), Pneumovirus, Streptococcus equi ssp zooepidemicus and the […]