Test Information

To locate information on a particular test, click on the relevant letter and follow the trail. eg To find information on sample requirements, test availability and turnaround time for FeLV, click on "F" and then click on the relevant test (FeLV soluble Ag or FeLV IFA).

To download a copy of our lab request form please click link below:


Please note: All turnaround times are quoted from the time of arrival at laboratory Monday-Friday

Q Fever (canine)
Suitable Sample:
  • PC
Unsuitable Sample:
  • EDTA
  • LH
Minimum Sample Size:
  • 2ml whole blood
Turnaround Time:
  • Tests are run on Monday and Thursday.
  • Cutoff time 7pm the previous working weekday.
  • If the Monday or Thursday is a public holiday the tests are run the next working day after the public holiday
  • Results are faxed/emailed out later the same day
Request/Test Included in:
  • Request test
  • IFA test
  • Canine only
Internal Use Only:
Internal Codes: S70
Internal Laboratory: VP
Internal Test Volume: