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UVDL Services | USU Vet Diagnostic Lab


Disposal 100 – 300 lbs. Entire animal / tissues M-F $50.00/ea.
Incineration 101 – 200 lbs Entire animal / tissues F $90.00/ea.
Incineration 50 – 100 lbs. Entire animal / tissues F $65.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology ACTH Stimulation (Pre & 1 Post) Serum M-F $26.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology ALT Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology AST Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Bacteriology Aerobic culture Fresh tissue, swab M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Albumin Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Alkaline Phosphatase Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Bacteriology Anaerobic culture Fresh tissue,anaerobic swab M-F $20.00/ea.
Serology Anaplasma cELISA 2 ml serum M-F 1-14 samples - $9.00/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $6.00/ea.
Bacteriology Antimicrobial susceptibility Culture or isolated organism M-F Food animal - $15.00/ea.,Companion animal - $17.50/ea., Poultry $15.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Avian Influenza qPCR Matrix, H5/H7 Swab or Tissues M-F Matrix - $35.00 ea.,  H5/H7 - $20.00 ea.
Serology Avian Influenza-A AGID 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F $6.00/ea.
Serology Avian Influenza-A ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F Single sample - $6.00, >15, $3.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Avian Paramyxovirus-1 qPCR Matrix, Exotic Newcastle Disease Swab or Tissues M-F Paramyxovirus- $35.00/ea.,  Exotic Newcastle disease - $25.00/ea.
Serology Avian encephalomyelitis ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Serology Avian influenza antigen detection (FluDetect) Swab M-F $12.00/ea.
Molecular diagnostics Avian influenza-A, pool of 5 Swab M-F $35.00 per pool of 5 or fewer.
Serology Avian paramyxovirus/Newcastle disease ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-15 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Avian/Reptile Chemistry Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $45.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology BUN Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Serology BVD antigen ELISA 2 ml serum or ear notch M-F 1-14 samples - $6.00/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $4.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics BVD qPCR Tissues, purple top blood tube, ear notch or milk M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Beta Hydroxybutyrate Serum, Li Heparin plasma, EDTA plasma M-F $25.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Bile Acid Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Bile Acid - Post Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Bilirubin - Total Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Pathology Biopsies Fixed tissue M-F $40.00/ea. for first tissue/site. $15.00/ea. for additional sites.
Clinical Pathology Blood film review Glass slide or Whole blood in EDTA or Heparin. M-F $15.00/ea.
Serology Bluetongue Virus AGID 2 ml serum M-F $8.00/ea.
Serology Bluetongue Virus cELISA 2 ml serum M-F 1-14 samples - $7.00/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $4.50/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Bluetongue qPCR Purple top blood tube M-F 1 – 89 samples - $30.00 ea.,  90+ samples - $22.50/ea.
Serology Bordetella avium ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea. ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Bovine Abortion Panel qPCR (BVD/IBR) Fetal tissue M-F $40.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Bovine Respiratory Panel qPCR (BVD/IBR/BRSV/PI3) Lung or nasal swabs M-F $50.00/ea.
Serology Bovine leukosis ELISA 2 ml serum M-F 1-14 samples - $7.00/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $4.50/ea
Pathology Brain removal Entire animal; head M-F $25.00/ea.
Serology Brucella abortus Card /Standard Plate 2 ml serum M-F 1 – 14 samples - $6.00/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $4.00/ea.
Serology Brucella abortus RAP/BAPA 2 ml serum M-F 1 – 14 samples - $5.00/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $4.00/ea.
Serology Brucella abortus, FPA Serum M-F $10.00/ea.
Serology Brucella abortus, rivanol Serum M-F $10.00/ea.
Serology Brucella canis (Aggl.) 1 ml serum M-F $20.00/ea.
Serology Brucella canis, 2 ME-RSAT Serum M-F $20.00/ea.
Serology Brucella melitensis, card Serum M-F 1-14 samples - $8.00/ea.> 15 samples - $6.50/ea.
Serology Brucella ovis ELISA 2 ml serum Fridays only 1-14 samples - $7.50/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $5.50/ea.
Bacteriology Bulk tank culture Bulk tank milk M-F $20.00/ea.
Serology CAE/OPP (Small ruminant Lentivirus) cELISA 2 ml serum M-F 1-14 samples - $7.50/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $5.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CBC – Mammalian Whole Blood in EDTA or Heparin M-F $25.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CBC – Non-mammalian Whole blood in EDTA or Heparin M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CK Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CO2 Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CSF Glucose CSF M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology CSF Protein CSF M-F $20.00/ea.
Toxicology Cadmium, mercury and lead analyses Liver, serum, feed M-F 35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Calcium Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Calf Enteric Panel (Rotavirus, Coronavirus, Cryptosporidium spp., E. coli F5 (K99) and Salmonella spp.) qPCR Feces T, F $55.00/ea.
Bacteriology Campylobacter Spp. Culture Feces, Preputial wash, vaginal scraping, fresh tissue M-F $15.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Chlamydiaceae/Chlamydophila spp. qPCR Swab or tissues M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Chloride Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Cholesterol Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Serology Chronic wasting disease (CWD) ELISA Lymph node or brain stem M, W, F In-state - $25.00/ea.Out-of-state - $17.00/ea.
Immunohistochemistry Chronic wasting disease - IHC Lymph node and/or brainstem M-F $35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Creatinine Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Cremation Cremation Entire Animal F $75.00 + $1.00/lb for each animal
Molecular diagnostics Cryptosporidium - PCR Feces M-F $30.00/ea.
Parasitology Cryptosporidium sp. Fresh feces – 3 oz. (90 ml) M-F $12.50/ea.
Clinical Pathology Dexamethasone Suppression (Pre & 2 Post) Serum M-F $75.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology EQ Post Dex Cortisol Serum M-F $26.00/ea.
Bacteriology Environmental swab Drag swabs, chick papers M, T, W $17.50/ea.
Serology Epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) AGID 2 ml serum M – Th $8.00/ea.
Serology Equine IgG 2 ml serum or plasma M-F $28.50/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Equine herpesvirus qPCR Nasal swab, purple top blood tube or tissues M-F $35.00/ea.
Serology Equine infectious anemia (EIA) AGID 2 ml serum M – Th $12.00/ea.
Serology Equine infectious anemia (EIA) ELISA 2 ml serum T-F 1-14 samples - $10.00/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $8.00/ea.
Serology Equine infectious anemia ELISA, GVL 2 ml serum T-F 1-14 samples - $11.00/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $9.00/ea.
Serology Equine piroplasmosis – T. equi & B. caballi (cELISA) 2 ml serum T, TH $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Fecal Occult Blood Feces M-F $5.00/ea.
Parasitology Fecal float Fresh feces – 3 oz. (90 ml) M-F Qualitative: $10.00/ea., Quantitative: $20.00/ea., With sedimentation add $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Fibrinogen Anti-coagulated blood M-F $5.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Free T4 Serum M-F $25.00/ea.
Bacteriology Fungal culture Hair, skin scrapings,fresh tissue M-F $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology GGT Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Parasitology Giarda ELISA - Test offered at Logan lab only Fresh feces – 3 oz. (90 ml) M-F $17.50/ea.
Clinical Pathology Glucose Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Hemogram Whole blood in EDTA or Heparin M-F $15.00/ea.
Serology Hemorrhagic enteritis virus ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea.≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Pathology Histopathology, field necropsy Fixed tissues M-F $50.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics IBR qPCR Tissue or nasal swabs M-F $30.00/ea.
Serology Infectious bronchitis virus ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Serology Infectious bursal disease ELISA Serum M-F $3.00/ea.
Molecular diagnostics Johne's disease, 5 sample pool, qPCR Feces M-F $30.00 per pool of 5 or fewer.
Serology Johne’s disease ELISA 2 ml serum or 2 ml milk M, Th 1-14 samples - $7.50/ea.,  ≥15 samples - $4.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Johne’s disease qPCR Feces M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Large Animal Chemistry Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $45.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Large Animal Liver Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Large Animal Metabolic Profile Serum M-F $45.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Leptospira spp. qPCR Urine, tissues or semen M-F $30.00/ea.
Bacteriology Listeria culture Fresh tissues M-F $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Magnesium Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Toxicology Mercury and lead analyses Liver, serum, feed M-F $30.00/ea.
Toxicology Mercury and selenium analyses Liver, serum M-F $30.00/ea.
Bacteriology Milk culture(Aerobic) Milk, 3-5 ml M-F $5.00/ea.
Toxicology Mineral Analysis - 29 Element screen* Liver, serum M-F $50.00/ea.
Toxicology Mineral Analysis - Individual Elements Liver, serum M-F $20.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Mycoplasma bovis qPCR Milk, joint fluid, tissues, or swabs M-F $30.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Mycoplasma gallisepticum & Mycoplasma synoviae qPCR Swab or tissues M-F $40.00/ea.
Serology Mycoplasma gallisepticum ELISA 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Serology Mycoplasma gallisepticum agglutination 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Mycoplasma gallisepticum qPCR Swab or tissues M-F $25.00/ea.
Serology Mycoplasma meleagridis & gallisepticum ELISA Serum M-F 1-14 samples, $5.50/ea.> 15 samples, $3.00/ea.
Serology Mycoplasma meleagridis agglutination 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea.≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Serology Mycoplasma synoviae agglutination 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea. ≥ 15 samples - $3.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Mycoplasma synoviae qPCR Swab or Tissues M-F $25.00/ea.
Pathology Necropsy, commercial game birds Up to 3 Birds M-F $60.00 for up to 3 birds, add $15.00 for each additional bird.  Total cost may be more depending on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, companion animal Whole Animal M-F $120.00, may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, horses, camelids, other large animals 200-1000 lb. Entire animal M-F $150.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, horses, camelids, other large animals <200 lb. Entire animal M-F $100.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, horses, camelids, other large animals >1000 lb. Entire animal M-F $250.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, livestock 300-100 lb. M-F $120.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, livestock <300 lb. Entire animal M-F $85.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, livestock, >1000 lb. Entire animal M-F $150.00/ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, non-commercial fowl (small backyard flocks, etc.) Entire bird M-F $45.00 ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, pet/hobby birds Entire animal M-F $45.00 ea., may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, small mammals Entire animal M-F First animal - $45.00, each additional animal - $25.00/ea.  Total costs may increase based on needed ancillary tests.
Pathology Necropsy, spinal cord removal, large animal Entire animal M-F $60.00/ea.
Pathology Necropsy, spinal cord removal, small animal Entire animal M-F $40.00/ea.
Toxicology Nitrates Eye (Ocular fluid) / Water – 50 ml / Forages or gastrointestinal contents – 1 lb M-F Ocular fluid - $15.00/ea.Water - $15.00/ea.Forage - $20.00/ea.
Incineration Over 200 lbs. Entire animal / tissues F $0.80/lb
Disposal Over 300 lbs. Entire animal / tissues M-F $95.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics PAN Mycoplasma spp. PCR Tissues M-F $25.00/ea., plus cost of sequencing
Clinical Pathology PCV & plasma protein Anti-coagulated blood M-F $8.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Phenobarbital Serum, Heparin plasma, EDTA plasma M-F $35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Phosphorus Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Pigeon Virology Panel PCR (Adenovirus, Circovirus, Herpesvirus) Pigeon tissue M-F $35.00/ea.
Toxicology Plant identification Plant M-F $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Platelet count Whole blood in EDTA, heparin, or sodium citrate M-F $17.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Potassium Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Pre/Baseline Cortisol Serum M-F $26.00/ea.
Serology Pregnancy test ELISA Cattle/Bison 2 ml serum, plasma / 2 ml milk M-Th (by 3:00 PM) 1-14 samples - $6.50/ea.,  ≥ 15 samples - $2.50/ea.
Serology Pregnancy test ELISA Sheep/Goats 2 ml serum, plasma / 2 ml milk (Goats only) M-Th (by 3:00 PM) $6.50/ea.
Clinical Pathology Progesterone Serum M-F $25.00/ea.
Serology Pullorum/Typhoid agglutination 0.5 - 1.0 cc serum M-F 1-14 samples - $5.50/ea., ≥ 15 samples - $4.00/ea.
Bacteriology RODAC culture Environmental M-F $12.50/ea.
Pathology Rabies testing, bats Entire animal M-F (samples forwarded to Utah Public Health Laboratory) Shipping plus any UPHL Fee
Pathology Rabies testing, companion animals Entire animal/head M-F Brain removal - $25.00, Disposal - $30.00 to $50.00 (size dependent), Shipping and handling - $20.00, plus UPHL fees
Pathology Rabies testing, livestock Varies M-F (specimens forwarded to Utah Public Health Laboratory) Brain removal - $25.00Disposal - $30.00 to $95.00, depending on sizeShipping and handling - $20.00Utah Public Health Laboratory (UPHL) fees
Clinical Pathology Renal Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $25.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Reticulocyte count Whole blood in EDTA <4 hours old M-F $17.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology SDH Serum, Heparin plasma (preferably frozen) M-F $15.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Salmonella enteritidis PCR Bacterial culture M-F $30.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Salmonella group D qPCR Bacterial culture M-F 1 - 9 sample(s) - $35.00/ea.,  10+ samples - $30.00/ea.
Bacteriology Salmonella spp. culture Fresh tissue, feces M-F Culture: $17.50/ea., RapidChek Group D: $17.50/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Salmonella spp. qPCR Feces M-F $30.00/ea.
Immunohistochemistry Scrapie-IHC Lymph node and/or brainstem M-F $25.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Small Animal Chemistry Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Small Animal Liver Profile Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Sodium Serum, Li Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology TSH Serum M-F $35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Thyroid Profile (T4, FT4, TSH) Serum M-F $85.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Total Protein Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Total T4 Serum M-F $25.00/ea.
Bacteriology Total plate count Feed and water M-F $45.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics Trichomonas foetus qPCR Frozen trich pouch or trich tube During trichomoniasis season (approximately March through May), tests performed M-Th with results available T-F.  In the off season, tests performed T, Th with results available on W, F.  Testing performed on a first come, first run basis. Individual samples are $20.00/ea. Five sample pools are $35.00 ea.  For both, samples submitted in tubes (versus pouches) receive a 5% discount.
Clinical Pathology Triglyceride Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Parasitology Tritrichomonas foetus Preputial wash Inoculated pouch M-F $7.50/ea.
Disposal Under 100 lbs. Entire animal / tissues M-F $30.00/ea.
Incineration Under 50 lbs. Entire animal / tissues F $50.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Uric Acid Serum, Heparin plasma M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urinalysis Urine M-F $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Cortisol/Creatinine Ratio Urine M-F $35.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Creatinine Urine M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine GGT Urine M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Potassium Urine M-F $15.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Protein Urine M-F $20.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Protein/Creatinine Ratio Urine M-F $30.00/ea.
Clinical Pathology Urine Sodium Urine M-F $15.00/ea.
Molecular diagnostics Vesicular stomatitis PCR Vesicular fluid, skin covering vesicle, swab of ulcer M, W, F $35.00
Serology Vesicular stomatitis, complement fixation Serum M-F 1-14 samples - $40.00/ea.> 15 samples - $30.00/ea.
Bacteriology Water culture(filtration) Water, 500 ml in sterile container M-F $20.00/ea.
Toxicology Water hardness Water M-F $25.00/ea.
Serology West Nile Virus ELISA 2 ml serum M-Th $20.00/ea.
Molecular Diagnostics West Nile Virus qPCR Swab or Tissues M-F $30.00/ea.


Samples submitted for tests not listed will be forwarded to a reference laboratory.

Prices are subject to change without notification.


  1. An accession fee is applied to diagnostic submissions. This charge covers computing, phone, fax and other diagnostic report communication expenses.
  2. Please provide complete animal health and disease history on the submission form.
  3. Contact lab for tests not listed.