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 […]


In recent weeks, the media have reported the detection of SARS-CoV-2 in very rare cases of dogs (Hong Kong), cats (Belgium, New York), tigers and lion (New York). Only cats, tigers and lions showed clinical signs and, in most cases, these were benign. Experimental studies have confirmed that cats are susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 and can […]


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 […]