Instituto Valenciano de Microbiología

Masía El Romeral
Ctra. de Bétera a San Antonio Km. 0.3
46117 Bétera (Valencia)
Phone. 96 169 17 02
Fax 96 169 16 37
CIF B-96337217


New Zealand: Tests required for pet travel.


Required tests:

Tests must be made within 30 days before departure.


Sample Type: serum (1 to 2 ml), separated from blood and introduced into a microtube (Eppendorf or similar), and complete blood anticoagulated (1.2 mL) for microscopic examination of Babesia spp introduced into a microtube. (Eppendorf or similar), and these in turn into another plastic tube protector first. These tubes can be sent in a polystyrene box isothermal (Styrofoam), or within a padded envelope, as a protective measure to prevent breakage. Send by mail to be received the next day in the laboratory.

Completion time: 10 days from the receipt of the sample (if it was before it would communicate).


Cost of testing: