UVDL Services

Test Section Test Name Specimen Test Days Price
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.
Bacteriology Aerobic culture Fresh tissue, swab 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.
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.
Pathology Biopsies Fixed tissue M-F $40.00/ea. for first tissue/site. $15.00/ea. for additional sites.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bacteriology Fungal culture Hair, skin scrapings,fresh tissue M-F $20.00/ea.
Parasitology Giarda ELISA - Test offered at Logan lab only Fresh feces – 3 oz. (90 ml) M-F $17.50/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.
Molecular Diagnostics Leptospira spp. qPCR Urine, tissues or semen M-F $30.00/ea.
Bacteriology Listeria culture Fresh tissues M-F $20.00/ea.
Bacteriology Milk culture(Aerobic) Milk, 3-5 ml M-F $5.00/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 300-1000 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.
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
Molecular Diagnostics Pigeon Virology Panel PCR (Adenovirus, Circovirus, Herpesvirus) Pigeon tissue M-F $35.00/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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 toxicology testing 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.