Submitting Canine Samples For Testing

To Submit a sample for testing please download the test submission form and carefully enter the requested information. If you have any questions or require assistance please call Animal Genetics UK and speak to one of our customer service representatives, you may also visit our canine FAQ page where answers to many common questions can be found. For a complete list of services and costs please go to Canine Fee Schedule.

Sample Collection Instructions:

Animal Genetics recommends three methods for collection and submiting canine samples for genetic testing. The three methods are Buccal or Cheek Swab, Dewclaw and Blood samples. For more information on sample collection please visit our canine sample collection page.


Download Test Submission Forms:

Canine Test Submission Form

Acrobat PDF

Canine Test Submission Form

Word Doc



Payment:

Payment can be made in English Pounds by credit card, check, PayPal (PayPal@animalgenetics.eu), or electronic transfer.


Limitations:

As with any genetic test new mutations may occur in the animals genome that could affect the assay. Therefore, it may be difficult to detect all subtypes. Sample collection plays a pivotal part in the overall accuracy of the test so please use caution and follow the instructions carefully.


Send Samples To the Address Below:

Mail samples to:
Animal Genetics UK,
PO BOX 107, Truro,
Cornwall, England.
TR1 2YR.


Animal Genetics UK
COLOUR & GENETIC TRAITS:
A-Locus (Fawn/Sable Allele)
A-Locus (Recessive Black Allele)
B-Locus (Black/Brown)
D-Locus (Dilution)
E-Locus (Recessive Yellow Allele)
E-Locus (Melanistic Mask Allele)
K-Locus
Hair Curl
Hair Furnishings
Hair Length
Bobtail Gene / Short Tail

CANINE GENETIC DISEASES:
CLAD - Canine Leukocyte Adhesion Deficiency
CD - Cone Degeneration
CNM - Centronuclear Myopathy
Canine Cystinuria
DM - Degenerative Myelopathy
Gray Collie Syndrome - Cyclic Neutropenia
EIC - Exercise-Induced Collapse
FVII - Factor VII Deficiency
CF - Canine Fucosidosis
HC - Hereditary Cataracts
NEwS - Neonatal Encephalopathy with Seizures
MDR1 - Multi-drug Resistance
MLS - Musladin-Lueke Syndrome
PFKD - Phosphofructokinase Deficiency
PRA - Cord1-PRA
PRA - Dominant PRA
PRA - rcd1-PRA
PRA - rcd3-PRA
PLL - Primary Lens Luxation
TNS - Trapped Neutrophil Syndrome
vWD Type1

DNA TYPING SERVICES:
DNA Profile
Parentage Testing

CANINE INFECTIOUS DISEASES:
Canine herpesvirus 1 (CHV-1)
Canine Adenovirus

OTHER SERVICES:
Bird Rings
"Buddy" Digital Egg Monitor
Avian Testing
Equine Testing
Feline Testing
Sheep Testing
Equine Coat Color Calculator