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. […]


Biovet is proud to announce that it now offers a Next-Generation DNA sequencing Microbial Test. A partnership with MiDOG, LLC which has developed those tests will be performed in their laboratory located in California. This Microbial Test provides complete and accurate identification of bacterial and fungi pathogens to guide the design of targeted and accurate […]


Biovet has just acquired a “Maldi Biotyper Smart System”, a bacterial identification machine using the MALDI TOF MS technology. This device enables extremely fast and accurate identification of bacterial isolates. This is particularly useful for bacterial species that are difficult or impossible to identify with traditional methods. Our pickup service guarantees fast and safe transportation […]


Biovet is proud to be one of the first laboratories in Quebec to give you access to EquusLINK’s EIA certificates and digital submission system. In this way, equine practitioners can digitally create and submit equine infectious anemia (EIA) tests. GWith this platform you obtain complete certificates quickly and easily. In addition, owners have online access to final […]