CVRL offers a range of laboratory testing of animal samples. Price list is given below that includes the information about the test (test type, price, sample type/volume, turnaround time (TAT) and accreditation details).

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Last updated on 01/01/2024

Analytical Chemistry 

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Test

Price

(AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Trace Elements 

Zinc from serum

90 (≥ 10 samples 75/-)

Serum/2ml

1

Copper from serum

90 (≥ 10 samples 75/-)

Serum/2ml

1

Selenium from serum

100

Serum/2ml

2

Lead from EDTA blood

150

EDTA Blood/1ml

3

Trace elements and minerals from tissue (Cu, Zn, Fe, Pb) [each]

170

Tissue/5g

5

Package: Cu, Zn and Se

250/sample

Serum/2ml

2

Bile Acid  

Bile Acid

250

Serum/2ml

1

Vitamins 

Vitamin A, Vitamin E (each) from serum

150 (≥ 10 samples 125/-)

Serum/2ml

2

Vitamin B1 from blood

200 (≥ 10 samples 150/-)

EDTA blood/2ml

2

Vitamin C from serum

200

Serum/2ml

2

Water (CVRL Water requisition form - http://www.cvrl.ae/cvrl-pdf/WaterAnalysis_RequestForm.pdf)

Complete element analysis - water

1000

Water/50ml

3

Water - single element

100

Water/50ml

3

Feed (CVRL Feed requisition form - http://www.cvrl.ae/cvrl-pdf/FeedAnalysis_RequestForm.pdf)

Complete element analysis - feed

1000 (≥ 5 samples 800/-)

Feed/5g

7

Feed - single element

300

Feed/5g

7

Proximate Analysis in Feed (Ash, Fat, Protein, Fibre, Starch, and Moisture)

300

*Feed/500g

3

Heavy metals in feed (Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt and Lead)

400

Feed/5g

7

*Proximate feed analysis requires only a dry feed sample submitted in an air-tight polythene bag or container with proper identification

Honey (CVRL Honey requisition form - http://www.cvrl.ae/cvrl-pdf/Honey_testing_Requisition_Form.pdf)

Carbohydrates

300

Honey/10g

2

Complete mineral analysis

1000

Honey/20g

7

Heavy metals in honey (Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt and Lead)

400

Honey/5g

5

HMF (Test for adulteration)

50

Honey/20g

2

Water content

50

Honey/5g

1

Dates

Carbohydrates

200

Dates/5g

3

Complete mineral analysis

1000

Dates/5g

7

 

 Bacteriology 

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Test

Price 

(AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Routine bacterial culture (Aerobic and Anaerobic )

175

 Swabs in Amies transport medium, Abscesses, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Skin scrapings, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers

3 - 4

Special bacterial culture (Aerobic, Anaerobic and Salmonella)

200

 Swabs in Amies transport medium, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers

4 - 5

Antibiotic sensitivity test per isolate  (Antibacterial susceptibility test)

80

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Abscesses, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Skin scrapings, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers 

4 - 5

Blood culture (additional charge for bottle)

100 (50)

10ml sterile blood in blood culture bottle

(Please collect the culture bottle from CVRL) 

5 - 9

Gram stain with interpretation

50

Faeces

1 - 2

Ziehl - Neelsen stain

50

Faeces, Tissues

2 - 3

Special Isolation and Identification

Anaerobic culture

120

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Abscesses, Body fluids (2-4ml), Faeces, Skin scrapings, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers

3 - 4

Brucella culture (additional charge for identification by PCR, refer www.mbg.ae  for tests and service charges)

300

Tissues, Organs, Lymph nodes, Swabs in Amies transport medium, Body fluids (not less than 3ml), Abscesses, Placenta, Milk (60ml), Blood in sodium citrate tube, Blood in blood culture bottle, Carcass etc.

14 - 20

Campylobacter culture

150

Swabs in special transport medium, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers (Please collect the above special transport medium from CVRL)

5 - 10

Clostridium botulinum culture with mouse bio-assay

1500

Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers, Feed in sterile sealed plastic bags

10 - 21

Listeria culture

120

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Abscesses, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Tissues in sterile leak proof containers,  Feed in sterile sealed plastic bags

4 - 5

Methicillin - Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) culture and identification

200

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Abscesses, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Skin scrapings, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers. Bacterial cultures for confirmation

4 - 5

Methicillin resistance confirmation of Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Coagulase negative Staphylococcus species/Isolate

60

Strain/Isolate

3 - 4

Mycobacterium culture only (additional charge for identification by PCR, refer www.mbg.ae  for tests and service charges)

250

Tissues, Tracheal washes, Body fluids in sterile leak proof containers

4 - 8 weeks

Mycoplasma culture

175

Swabs in Mycoplasma transport media, Tissues, Body fluids  in sterile leak proof containers

(Please collect the above special transport medium from CVRL)

5 - 10

Salmonella culture

120

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Faeces, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers

4 - 5

Taylorella equigenitalis (CEM) culture

400/swab

https://www.cvrl.ae/equine.php

Yersinia culture

120

Swabs in Amies transport medium, Body fluids (2 - 4ml), Faeces, Tissues in sterile leak proof containers

4 - 5

Feed and Water

Feed and water analysis (includes total aerobic bacterial count, presence of anaerobic bacteria and Salmonella)

200

Feed - 50 gms in sterile plastic bags

Water - 50 ml in sterile leak-proof container

5 - 7

Feed and water analysis - Fungus culture

100

Feed - 50 gms in sterile plastic bags

Water - 50 ml in sterile leak-proof container

5 - 7

Feed - Mycotoxin analysis - ELISA (Aflatoxin, Fumonisin)

250 per toxin

20 gms of representative feed sample  

4 - 5

Water - Legionella culture without PCR [Non-Accredited test]

400

1 litre in sterile container

6 - 10

Milk Analysis

CVRL Milk and Food Analysis Requisition form: http://www.cvrl.ae/cvrl-pdf/MilkAndFoodAnalysisReqForm.pdf. Sterile containers can be collected from CVRL

Pasteurized Milk Analysis - Total Plate Count and Coliform count only

100

Minimum 60 ml milk collected aseptically in sterile container and transported to CVRL in cool condition on the same day of collection

3 - 4

Routine Milk Analysis - Total Plate Count, Coliform count, mastitis pathogen identification and CMT

120

Same as above

3 - 4

Extended Milk Analysis - Total Plate Count, Coliform count, Staphylococcus aureus count,  mastitis pathogen identification, CMT, MRT)

200

Same as above

4 - 6

Total Plate Count

50

Same as above

3 - 4

Total Coliform Count

80

Same as above

3 - 4

E. coli enumeration [Non - Accredited test]

100

Same as above

3 - 4

Staphylococcus aureus enumeration

100

Same as above

3 - 4

Antibiotic sensitivity test per isolate (Antibacterial susceptibility test)

80

-NA-

-

CMT (California Mastitis Test) [Non - Accredited test]

30

60 ml milk

24hrs

MRT (Milk Ring Test) [Non - Accredited test]

30

60 ml milk

24hrs

Milk-SCC (Somatic Cell Count) [Non - Accredited test]

50

60 ml milk

24hrs

Milk Culture for detection of other bacterial species - Refer ‘Analysis of food intended for human consumption’

-

120 ml milk

-

Milk - Brucella culture (additional charge for identification by PCR, refer www.mbg.ae  for tests and service charges)

250

Minimum 60 ml milk

14 - 20

Total protein in milk [Non - Accredited test]

40

Minimum 120 ml milk

2

Fat content in milk [Non - Accredited test]

40

Minimum 120 ml milk

2

Lactose in milk [Non - Accredited test]

40

Minimum 120 ml milk

2

SNF (solids - not - fat) in milk [Non - Accredited test]

40

Minimum 120 ml milk

2

Vitamin C in milk [Non - Accredited test]

100

Minimum 60 ml milk

3

Miscellaneous services (upon pre-approval only)

Sterilization of milking containers

100/

Autoclave cycle

NA

1 - 2

Cleaning and refilling of udder cleaning disinfectant tissue buckets

50/Bucket

NA

1 - 2

Sterile milking gloves

75/pk

NA

Same day

Analysis of food intended for human consumption

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CVRL Milk and Food Analysis Requisition form: http://www.cvrl.ae/cvrl-pdf/MilkAndFoodAnalysisReqForm.pdf

Total Plate count

80

250g of sample in sterile leak proof containers/ sampling bags

3 - 4

Enterobacteriaceae - enumeration [Non - Accredited test]

100

Same as above

3 - 4

Total Coliform Count

100

Same as above

3 - 4

E. coli enumeration [Non - Accredited test]

120

Same as above

3 - 4

E. coli O157:H7 detection [Non - Accredited test]

150

Same as above

4 - 5

Staphylococcus aureus - enumeration

100

Same as above

3 - 4

Salmonella species - detection

150

Same as above

5 - 9

Serotyping of strains for Salmonella Group B somatic antigen - Initial screening for Salmonella Typhimurium

30/Strain

Isolated Strains

3 - 4

Salmonella Typhimurium confirmation by serotyping of Salmonella (Group B somatic antigen agglutinating) strains

30/Strain

Isolated Strains

3 - 4

Serotyping of strains for Salmonella Group D somatic antigen - Initial screening for Salmonella Enteritidis

30/Strain

Isolated Strains

3 - 4

Salmonella Enteritidis confirmation by serotyping of Salmonella (Group D somatic antigen agglutinating) strains

30/Strain

Isolated Strains

3 - 4

Listeria monocytogenes - detection

175

Same as above

5 - 8

Campylobacter species - detection

200

Same as above

6 - 10

Vibrio species and Aeromonas species - detection [Non - Accredited test]

150

Same as above

4 - 5

Yersinia enterocolitica - detection [Non - Accredited test]

150

Same as above

12 - 16

Bacillus cereus - detection [Non - Accredited test]

100

Same as above

3 - 5

Lactobacillus species - detection [Non - Accredited test]

150

Same as above

5 - 9

Fungus/Yeasts - enumeration

100

Same as above

7 - 14

Antibiotic residue analysis (Quantitative) - [Non - Accredited test] Quinolones, Ceftiofur, Thiamphenicol, Streptomycin, Tylosin, Tetracycline. Please contact lab through e-mail: cvrl@cvrl.ae for further details

500/Sample

for 6 analytes

Egg/meat/tissue/flesh

3 - 4

Mycology

Culture and identification of fungus, excluding dermatophytes

100

Tissues, Skin scrapings, Scabs, Hair, Faeces in sterile containers and Swabs

(Swabs preferably without any transport media)

5 - 7

Culture and identification of fungus, including dermatophytes

120

Skin scrapings, Scabs, Hair in sterile containers

7 - 14

Anti-fungal sensitivity test per isolate for yeast only

80

Tissues, Skin scrapings, Scabs, Hair, Faeces in sterile containers and Swabs

6 - 7

Fungal identification

100

Sabouraud Dextrose Agar plate with fungal growth.

5 - 10

KOH mount preparation

50

Skin scrapings, Scabs, Hair in sterile containers

3 - 5

Air quality testing

Plate evaluation for bacteria

100

Culture plate 

5 - 7

Plate evaluation for fungus

100

Culture plate 

5 - 10

Supplementary tests

Mouse bioassay, e.g. for Surra, bacterial toxins for diseases like botulism, tetanus

200

2 - 3 ml of serum in leak proof tube 

5 - 7

pH evaluation of body fluids

35

 10 - 20ml in sterile  leak proof containers

1 - 2

Skin allergic test (Tuberculin and Mallein) - prior notification is required

500

 

Urine strip

15

5 - 10 ml in sterile leak proof containers 

1 - 2

Haematology - Biochemistry 

Test

Price 

(AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Avian and Reptiles haematology test (CBC & WBC)

100

EDTA blood/1ml

1

Avian and Reptiles - Complete haematology and biochemistry tests

200

EDTA blood/1ml and serum/1ml

1

Single haematology test (CBC & WBC) except avian haematology

50

EDTA blood/1ml

1

Complete biochemistry and haematology

150

EDTA blood/ 1ml and serum/ 1ml

1

Blood smear examination

50

EDTA blood/1ml

1

3 Electrolytes (Na, K, Cl)

100

Serum/1ml

1

Single parameter e.g. Calcium, Magnesium, Phosphorus etc. (each)

50

Serum/1ml

1

Amyloid (SAA)

100

Serum/1ml

1

Fibrinogen

100

Sodium Citrate/1ml

1

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)

50

EDTA blood/2ml

1

Vitamin B12

200

Serum/1ml

1

Vitamin D

100

Serum/1ml

1

Reticulocyte

50

EDTA blood/1ml

1

Ferritin

100

Serum/1ml

1

Diabetic Profile

 

 

 

Fructosamine

100

Serum/1ml

1

Hormones (for all species)

 

 

 

Progesterone

200

Serum/1ml

1

Testosterone

200

Serum/1ml

1

Estradiol

200

Serum/1ml

1

T3

200

Serum/1ml

1

T4

200

Serum/1ml

1

Cortisol

200

Serum/1ml

1

 

Parasitology 

Test

Price 

(AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Faecal floatation (Basic parasite screening)

30

Faeces

1 - 2

Faecal floatation and  Giardia/Motile protozoa screening (Animal with diarrhoea)

70

Fresh faeces

1 - 2

Faecal floatation, Giardia/Motile protozoa and Cryptosporidium screening (Diarrhoea in young/immunocompromised animal)

120

Fresh faeces

1 - 2

Faecal egg count (Enumeration)

50

Faeces

1 - 2

Cryptosporidium screening (Negative staining)

50

Faeces

1 - 2

Cryptosporidium screening (Modified acid-fast staining)

60

Faeces/ intestinal content

1 - 2

Faecal sedimentation - Simple faecal sedimentation (Concentration test for Trematodes and Cestodes)

40

Faeces/ intestinal content

1 - 2

Faecal sedimentation - Modified Sodiumacetate - Acetic acid - Formaldehyde faecal sedimentation (Concentration test for Protozoa cysts and oocysts)

50

Faeces/ intestinal content

1 - 2

Giardia/Motile protozoa screening (Normal and Iodine smear)

40

Fresh faeces

1 - 2

Trichomonas screening (smear)

30

Fresh swab, wash or material from mouth, crop, urogenital area etc.

1 - 2

Ectoparasites screening (KOH smear) and parasite identification

50

Skin,  skin scrapings, ectoparasites

1 - 2

Water screening for algae/parasite stages (Centrifugation and microscopy)

50

Clear water

1 - 2

Sewage water screening for helminth eggs and larvae

75

Sewage water

1 - 3

Soil screening for helminth eggs and larvae

75

Soil

1 - 3

Feed screening for arthropods, helminth eggs and larvae

100

Feed

1 - 3

Muscle screening (Gross and compressorium examination and digestion for Sarcocystis, Trichinella etc.)

100

Muscle

1 - 3

Intestine screening (Examination and parasite identification, floatation )

70

Intestine

1 - 3

Intestine screening (Examination and parasite identification, floatation and smear)

90

Intestine

1 - 3

Organs/cyst/tissue screening (Examination and parasite identification)

50

Organs, cyst, tissues

1 - 3

Parasite identification

50

Worms, insects, arthropods, maggots etc.

1 - 3

Microfilaria/Dirofilaria Microfiltration test

75

EDTA blood/1.5ml

1 - 2

Microfilaria/Dirofilaria Knott test

50

EDTA blood/1.5ml

1 - 2

Blood parasite (Direct smear)

50

EDTA blood/1ml

1 - 2

Nematode larvae isolation (Baermann technique) and identification

60

Faeces, soil, sputum

2 - 4

Pathology

Test

Price 

(AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Necropsy only (Including incineration; without tests for histology, bacteriology, virology, serology and parasitology)

Cat/Dog/Pet up to 1kg

100

Carcass

3 - 5

Cat/Dog/Pet 1 - 5 kg

200

Carcass

3 - 5

Cat/Dog/Pet  5 - 10 kg

250

Carcass

3 - 5

Cat/Dog/Pet 10 - 25 kg

300

Carcass

3 - 5

Cat/Dog/Pet above 25 kg

400

Carcass

3 - 5

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle below 50 kg)

300

Carcass

3 - 5

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle 50 - 150 kg)

400

Carcass

3 - 5

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle 150 - 400 kg)

500 - 600

Carcass

3 - 5

Large animals (camel, horse, cow, antelope above 400 kg)

600 - 900

Carcass

3 - 5

Very large animals (giraffe, hippo, elephant)

1 AED/kg

Carcass

3 - 5

Abortion

100

Carcass

3 - 5

Avian up to 2 kg

100

Carcass

3 - 5

Avian 2 - 10 kg

200

Carcass

3 - 5

Avian above 10 kg (Ostrich/ Rhea/ etc.)

400

Carcass

3 - 5

Poultry (Quail/Pigeon/ Chicken)

20 - 50

Carcass

3 - 5

Exotics (Reptile below 10 kg)

200

Carcass

3 - 5

Exotics (Reptile 10 - 40 kg)

400

Carcass

3 - 5

Exotics (Reptile above 40 kg)

600

Carcass

3 - 5

Extra charge for special protective equipment (primates/monkeys)

200

Carcass

 

Full post mortem (Including incineration, histopathology, bacteriology, parasitology and virology if needed) In some cases, the price may go up

Cat/Dog/Pet up to 1 kg

200 - 800

Carcass

3 - 7

Cat/Dog/Pet 1 - 5 kg

300 - 900

Carcass

3 - 7

Cat/Dog/Pet  5 - 10 kg

400 - 1000

Carcass

3 - 7

Cat/Dog/Pet 10 - 25 kg

500 - 1200

Carcass

3 - 7

Cat/Dog/Pet above 25 kg

700 - 1400

Carcass

3 - 7

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle below 50 kg)

300 - 1000

Carcass

3 - 7

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle 50 - 150 kg)

400 - 1100

Carcass

3 - 7

Small animal (camel-calf, sheep, goat, antelope/gazelle 150 - 400 kg)

500 - 1200

Carcass

3 - 7

Large animals (camel, horse, cow, antelope above 400 kg)

800 - 2500

Carcass

3 - 7

Very large animals (giraffe, hippo, elephant)

1000 - 5000

Carcass

3 - 7

Abortion

100 - 800

Carcass

5 - 10

Avian up to 2 kg

100 - 1000

Carcass

5 - 10

Avian 2 - 10 kg

200 - 1200

Carcass

5 - 10

Avian above 10 kg (Ostrich/ Rhea/ etc.)

400 - 1400

Carcass

5 - 10

Avian commercial poultry (Quail/ Chicken)

50 - 1000

Carcass

5 - 10

Exotics (Tortoise/ Snake below 10 kg)

200 - 1200

Carcass

5 - 10

Exotics (Tortoise/ Snake above 10 kg)

500 - 1500

Carcass

5 - 10

Extra charge for special protective equipment (primates/monkeys)

300

 

 

Special (lot of sampling)/Forensic necropsy

1000 extra

Carcass

5 - 10

Transportation / Incineration / Cremation 

Transportation of large carcass > 400 kg

200/hour

Carcass

Incineration Medical waste (max. 15 kg/bag)

60

Medical waste

1

Incineration Sharps container (1 L)

30

Medical waste

1

Incineration Sharps container (5 L)

50

Medical waste

1

Incineration Sharps container (10 L)

60

Medical waste

1

Incineration Sharps container (>10 L)

80

Medical waste

1

Pet Incineration / Disposal (No ashes back)                                                                                                                                       

Small (up to 1 kg)

100

Carcass

1

1 to 5 Kg

150

Carcass

1

5 to 10 Kg

250

Carcass

1

10 to 25 Kg

400

Carcass

1

25 to 40 Kg

500

Carcass

1

40 to 60 Kg

600

Carcass

1

Above 60 kg

700

Carcass

1

Pet Cremation - Ashes back (Urns are available at CVRL) 

Small (up to 1 kg)

150

Carcass

3 - 5

1 to 5 Kg

300

Carcass

3 - 5

5 to 10 Kg

400

Carcass

3 - 5

10 to 25 Kg

600

Carcass

3 - 5

25 to 40 Kg

800

Carcass

3 - 5

Above 40 Kg

900

Carcass

3 - 5

Individual Cremation: Cat/Dog/Pet (Maximum 30 Kg)

1200

Carcass

1 - 2

Individual cremation plus witness: Cat/Dog/Pet (Maximum 30 Kg)

1500

Carcass

1 - 2

Individual Cremation: Equine/Camel

4000

Carcass

1 - 3

Urns, available at CVRL

60 - 160

Ash

 

Paw print (in sand or clay) paw size up to 6cm

100

Carcass

3 - 5

Paw print (in sand or clay) paw size over 6cm

150

Carcass

3 - 5

Animal name on paw print

50

Carcass

3 - 5

Histology - Cytology

Cytology Smear (submitted on slide)

50

Smear

1 - 2

Cytology fluid/ FNA in syringe

70

Fluid/FNA/Aspirate

1 - 2

Cytology urine incl. Refract. and Dip stick

80

Urine fluid

1 - 2

Histology each sample incl. 1 x H&E slide/ NO report

30

Formalin fixed material

2 - 3

Histopathology each organ/paraffin block

60

Formalin fixed organ

3 - 5

Histopathology biopsy/tumor each slide

100

Formalin fixed biopsy/tumor

3 - 5

Cassette embedding  incl. 1 x H&E slide/ NO report

30

Formalin fixed material in cassette, ready for embedding

2

Extra histology - cut and extra/special staining, only/ NO report

20

Paraffin block

1

Extra histology - cut without staining/ NO report

10

Paraffin block

1

 

 Serology 

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Test

Price (AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Tests for Equines                                                                                                                                                   

 

 

 

 

African Horse Sickness (AHS)  - Ab cELISA

250/-

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

AHS - Serum titration/sample

500/-

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Anaplasma phagocytophilum Ab ELISA

250/-

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Dourine - Complement fixation test (CFT)

250/-

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Equine Infectious Anaemia (EIA) - Agar Gel Immunodiffusion test (AGID/Coggins)

250/-

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

EIA - Ab cELISA

200

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Equine Herpes Virus 1 & 4 (EHV1 & EHV4) - Ab ELISA

500 (≥ 3 samples 350/-)  

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Equine Rhinitis A Virus - Virus Neutralisation Test (VNT)

200

Serum/3-4ml

7 - 14

Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) - VNT

200

Serum/3-4ml

5 - 14

EVA - Ab ELISA

200

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Equine Piroplasmosis (Babesia caballi + Theileria equi ) - Ab cELISA

300 (≥ 4 samples 280/-) 

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Equine Piroplasmosis (Babesia caballi + Theileria equi) - Indirect fluorescent antibody test ( IFAT)

280

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Glanders - Complement fixation test (CFT)

250

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Glanders ELISA test

200

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Neonatal Isoerythrolysis - Agglutination test

75

Colostrum/serum from mare - 1-2ml

EDTA blood from foal before suckling - 1-2ml

1

Neospora - Ab cELISA

200

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Salmonella abortus equi (SAT)

100 (≥ 10 samples 75/-) 

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Sera storage (without testing)

50

Serum/3-4ml

Strangles (A + C antigen) - Ab ELISA

300 (≥ 10 samples 250/-)

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Trypanosoma evansi (Surra) - Ab ELISA

200

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Trypanosoma evansi (Surra) -  Card agglutination test for Trypanosomiasis (CATT)

75 (≥ 10 samples 50/-)

Serum/2-3ml

1 - 2

Vesicular Stomatitis - VNT

200

Serum/3-4ml

7 - 14

West Nile Fever - IgG Ab ELISA

300 (≥ 5 samples 250/-)

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

West Nile Fever - IgM Ab ELISA

500 (≤ 2 samples)

350 (≥ 3 samples)

Serum/3-4ml

4 - 5

Tests for other animals                                                                                                                                           

Abortion Panel : Ab ELISA - IBR, BVDV, BHV - 4 (Bovine)

350

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Anaplasmosis - Ab ELISA (Bovine, Sheep)

200 (≥ 5 samples 150/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Akabane Ab ELISA (Ovine, Bovine, Caprine)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Babesia canis - Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Blue Tongue - Ab ELISA (Ruminants)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Bovine Leukaemia Virus (BLV) - Ab ELISA (Bovine)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Brucella canis - Rapid slide agglutination test (RSAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Brucella canis - Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Brucellosis (Brucella melitensis/abortus) - Rose Bengal test  (RBT)

25

Serum/2-3ml

1

Brucellosis (Brucella melitensis/abortus) - Serum agglutination test (SAT)

100 (≥ 10 samples 75/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Brucellosis (Brucella melitensis/abortus) - Ab cELISA

200 (≥ 5 samples 180/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Brucellosis (Brucella melitensis/abortus) - Complement fixation test (CFT)

200

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

BVDV - Ab ELISA (Ruminants)

250 (≥ 10 samples 200/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Camel pox - Virus Neutralisation Test (VNT)

150

Serum/2-3ml

7 - 14

Canine Distemper – Virus Neutralization Test (VNT)

250

Serum/1-2ml

Up to 21

Capripox (Lumpy Skin Disease) Ab ELISA (Multispecies)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Clostridium perfringens Alpha toxin - Ab cELISA (Multispecies)

150

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Clostridium perfringens Enterotoxemia - Antigen ELISA (Multispecies)

150

Culture supernatant

4 - 5

Contagious caprine pleuropneumonia (CCPP - Mycoplasma capricolum ssp capripneumoniae) - Ab ELISA

250 (≥ 10 samples 200/-)

Serum/2-3ml

5 - 7

Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis (Caseous Lymphadenitis - CLA) - Ab ELISA  (Sheep, Goat, Camel)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Dirofilaria immitis - Ag ELISA (Canine, Feline)

250

Serum/1ml

3 - 4

Ehrlichia canis - Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

FAVN (Fluorescent antibody virus neutralisation) test for Rabies antibody titer

750

Serum/1-2ml

Up to 21

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) - Ab ELISA (for field infection) (Ruminants, Porcine)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) - Ab ELISA (for field infection) (Bovine, sheep and goat)

65 (≥ 5 samples 50/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Feline calicivirus Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Feline infectious peritonitis Type -1 (FIP-1) Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Feline infectious peritonitis Type -2 (FIP-2) Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Neospora caninum Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Feline calicivirus Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) - Ab cELISA (Bovidae)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Infectious Bronchitis (IB) - Ab ELISA (Multispecies)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Leishmania infantum -  Indirect fluorescent antibody test (IFAT)

400

Serum/1-2ml

3 - 4

Leptospira interrogans sv Canicola - Microscopic Agglutination Test (MAT)

200

Serum/1-2ml

7 - 10

MERS-CoV in camels - Ab ELISA

300 (≥ 5 samples 240/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Mycobacterium paratuberculosis (Johns disease)  - Ab ELISA (Ruminants, Camel)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Neosporosis - Ab cELISA (Bovine, Equine)

200 (≥ 5 samples 140/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) - Ab cELISA (Ruminants)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Q  Fever - Ab ELISA (Multispecies)

150

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Respiratory penta: Ab ELISA - BHV-1, BVDV, BRSV,  BPI3,  Adeno3 (Ruminants)

350

Serum/2-3ml

5 - 7

Rift Valley Fever  (RVF) - Ab cELISA (Multispecies)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Schmallenberg Virus Ab ELISA (Ovine, Bovine, Caprine)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Toxoplasmosis - Ab ELISA (Multispecies including camel)

150 (≥ 5 samples 105/-)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Tryps (Trypanosoma evansi) - Ab ELISA (Camel)

110

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Tryps (Trypanosoma evansi) CATT (Multispecies)

75 (≥ 10 samples 50/-)

Serum/2-3ml

1 - 2

Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis & Mycobacterium tuberculosis) - Immunochromatographic test (Elephant, Camelids, Sealions, Cervids)

250 (≥ 5 samples 225/-)

Serum/1-2ml

1

Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis) - Ab ELISA (Bovine)

350 (≥ 5 samples 300/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis) - Ab ELISA (Multispecies)

350 (≥ 5 samples 300/-) 

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

West Nile Fever - Ab cELISA (Multispecies)

300 (≥ 5 samples 250/-)

Serum/2-3ml

4 - 5

Tests For Avians

Aspergillosis - Ab ELISA

200 (≥ 5 samples 140/-)

Serum/0.5-1ml

4 - 5

Avian Influenza ( H5,H7 and H9 ) - Haemagglutination inhibition (HI) test

75/sample/subtype

(≥ 10 samples 65/sample/subtype)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Infectious Bronchitis (IB) - Ab ELISA (Chicken)

75 (≥ 5 samples 50/-)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Infectious Bursal Disease (Gumboro) - Ab ELISA (Chicken)

75 (≥ 5 samples 50/-)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Mycoplasma synoviae and Mycoplasma gallisepticum - Ab ELISA (Chicken/Turkey)

200 (≥ 5 samples 140/-)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Newcastle Disease - Haemagglutination inhibition (HI) test

60/sample ( ≥ 10 samples 50/-)

Serum/1 - 2ml

4 - 5

Newcastle Disease - Ab ELISA

75 (≥ 5 samples 50/-)

Serum/1-2ml

4 - 5

Urgent testing (upon request from customer)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

AHS, EIA (ELISA), Dourine, Glanders, Piroplasmosis (IFAT,cELISA), EHV1&4, Strangles, Neospora, Anaplamosis, West Nile (IgM& IgG)

Additional cost of AED 150/- per sample, per test

(only on working days)

2

EIA (AGID)

Additional cost of AED 150/- per sample, per test

(only on working days)

3

Brucellosis (Ab cELISA & CFT)

Additional cost of AED 150/- per sample, per test

(only on working days)

2

 

 Taxidermy (Mounting prices for animals supplied by customer)  

Price includes tanning, mounting and normal platforms. Special positions, extra platforms and open-mouthed mounts will be priced accordingly.

* TAT (Working days) is based on the animal's size, condition, and waiting list status.

Birds

We charge 20% extra for birds in special positions with open wing

Price (AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Falcon

2,000 - 4,000

Carcass

*

Eagle, Vulture

3,000 -  8,000

Carcass

*

Buzzard, Hawk

2,000

Carcass

*

Chicken, Pheasant

2,500 - 4,000

Carcass

*

Duck, Gull

2,000

Carcass

*

Flamingo, Crane

3,000 - 6,000

Carcass

*

Houbara  bustard

2,500

Carcass

*

Stone Curlew

1,500

Carcass

*

Partridge

1,500

Carcass

*

Parrot

2,000 - 4,000

Carcass

*

Peacock

4,000, Open tail 12,000

Carcass

*

Pigeon

2,000

Carcass

*

Songbirds, Canary Birds, Budgies

1,500

Carcass

*

Paw print (in sand or clay)small animal (up to 60kg)

100

Carcass

3 - 5

Paw print (in sand or clay) big animal

150

Carcass

3 - 5

Animal name on paw print

50

Carcass

3 - 5

Mammals

Price (AED)

(Shoulder mounts)

Price (AED)

(Life - size)

Sample type/volume 

TAT

(Working days)

Fox

2,000

6,000 - 10,000

Carcass

*

Dog

2,000 - 5,000

5,000 - 35,000

Carcass

*

Hare, Rabbit

800

3,500 - 6,000

Carcass

*

Small Gazelles

2,500

15,000

Carcass

*

Impala, Gerenuk, Blackbuck

5,000

25,000

Carcass

*

Barbary Sheep

10,000

30,000

Carcass

*

Ibex

9,000

15,000

Carcass

*

Arabian Oryx

4,500

25,000 - 35,000

Carcass

*

Lesser Kudu

10,000

30,000

Carcass

*

Zebra, Greater Kudu

20,000

80,000

Carcass

*

Bongo, Cattle

20,000

200,000

Carcass

*

Horse

35,000

200,000 - 300,000

Carcass

*

Camel

35,000

300,000 - 400.000

Carcass

*

Giraffe

Half neck 35,000

300,000 - 600,000

Carcass

*

Serval Cat, Wild Cat

1,500

12,000 - 15,000

Carcass

*

Cheetah

3,000

18,000 - 25,000

Carcass

*

Lion, Tiger

5,000

45,000

Carcass

*

Leopard, Jaguar

4,000

35,000

Carcass

*

Cat (domestic pet)

2,000

6,000 - 15,000

Carcass

*

* TAT (Working days) is based on the animal's size, condition, and waiting list status.

We also offer: Horns and Shields, Skulls, Skeletons, Fish, Reptiles, Amphibians, Liquid conservation, Restoration, Replicas and Biological models (Prices on request).

 

 

Virology

All accredited tests (ISO/IEC 17025:2017) are hyperlinked (blue colour). For accreditation status and test details, please click on the accredited individual test indicated.

Virus Isolation - Avian 

Swabs must be taken in labelled tubes with viral transport medium, which can be collected from CVRL.

Test

Price (AED)

Sample type/volume

TAT

(Working days)

Avian paramyxovirus -1 (Newcastle disease virus)

150

*Swabs: Cloacal and oropharyngeal or Tissues: Brain, trachea, heart, lung, spleen, liver, intestine and kidney

7 - 14

Herpes virus

150

*Swab: Oropharyngeal and cloacal or Tissues: Brain, trachea, heart, lung, spleen, liver, intestine and kidney

7 - 14

Influenza A virus (All avian Influenza strains including H5, H7 & H9)

150

*Swabs: Cloacal and oropharyngeal or Tissues: Brain, trachea, heart, lung, spleen, liver, intestine, pancreas and kidney

7 - 14

Pox virus (Houbarapox, Falconpox, Pigeonpox)

150

Scabs, pox lesions and tissue samples from diphtheric lesions

7 - 14

West Nile Virus (WNV)

200

Tissues: Brain, heart, lung, liver and kidney

7 - 14

Virus Isolation-Others

* Swabs must be taken in labelled tubes with viral transport medium, which can be collected from CVRL.

African horse sickness (AHS) virus

200

Blood in EDTA tube or Tissues: Heart, trachea, lung, spleen, liver and kidney

7 - 21

Bluetongue virus (BTV)

200

Blood from febrile animals in EDTA tube or Tissues: Heart, lung, spleen, liver and kidney

7 - 14

Bovine herpes virus - 1 (Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis - IBR)

200

*Swabs: Nasal and genital or Tissues: Mucous membrane of the respiratory tract, tonsil, lung and bronchial lymph nodes

Abortion case: Fetal lung, spleen, liver, kidney and placental cotyledon

7 - 21

Bovine Viral Diarrhoea virus (BVDV)

200

Nasal secretions, faeces, oropharyngeal fluid, whole blood (EDTA), tonsil and intestine

7 - 21

Camelpox virus

150

Scabs, pox lesions and tissue samples from diphtheric lesions

7 - 14

Canine distemper virus (CDV)

200

*Swabs: Conjunctival and Oropharyngeal or Tissues: Brain, lung, tonsil, bronchial lymph nodes and bladder

7 - 14

Canine herpes virus (CHV)

200

*Swabs: Genital, Nasal, lung, liver, kidney.

Tissues: Lung,Liver and Kidney

7 - 14

Encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV)

180

Tissues: Heart, liver, kidney and spleen

7 - 14

Equine Arteritis virus (EAV)

500

Semen or *Swabs: Nasopharyngeal and conjunctival or Tissues: Spleen and lymph nodes

7 - 21

Equine Herpes virus (EHV)

180

*Swabs: Nasopharyngeal and uterine or Tissues: Liver, lung, thymus and spleen

7 - 14

Equine Influenza virus (EI)

250

*Swab: Nasal or Transtracheal lavage

7 - 14

Equine Rhinitis A & B virus

180

*Swabs: Nasal and nasopharyngeal or Tissues: Trachea and lung or Bronchoalveolar lavage

7 - 14

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) virus

200

Epithelial tissue from an unruptured or recently ruptured vesicle from tongue, buccal mucosa or feet. Oesophageal-pharyngeal fluid collected by probang cup and heart tissue

7 - 14

Feline Herpes Virus

200

*Swabs: Conjunctival,Nasal and Oropharyngeal

Tissues: Salivary gland,soft palate tonsil and nasal turbinate

7-14

MERS Coronavirus (MERS CoV)

200

*Swab: Nasal or Tissues: Lung and trachea

7 - 14

Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR) Virus

200

*Swabs: Nasal, buccal mucosa and conjunctival discharge or Tissues: Lung, spleen, lymph node (mesenteric and buccal) and intestine

7 - 14

Sheeppox virus/ Goatpox virus

200

Tissues: Scabs, skin lesions, lymph nodes and lung lesions

7 - 21

West Nile Virus (WNV)

200

Cerebrospinal fluid from around the brain and spinal cord or Tissues: Brain, heart, lung liver and kidney

7 - 21

Immunofluorescence Test (IFT)

Swabs (without any transport medium) must be labelled and transported immediately to CVRL

Bovine herpesvirus - 1 (Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis - IBR)

110

Swabs: Nasopharyngeal and conjunctival or Tracheal washing or Tissue: Lung and tonsil

3 - 5

Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV)

110

Swabs: Nasopharyngeal and conjunctival or Tracheal washing or Tissue: Lung, Tonsil

In case of abortion, fresh tissues from cotyledons, fetal liver and lung

3 - 5

Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus (BVDV)

110

Nasal secretions, faeces, oropharyngeal fluid, whole blood (EDTA), tonsil and intestine

3 - 5

Canine distemper virus (CDV)

110

Swabs: Conjunctival and Oropharyngeal or Tissues: Brain, lung, tonsil, bronchial lymph nodes and bladder

3 - 5

Canine Herpes (CHV)

110

Swabs: Conjunctival and Oropharyngeal

Tissue: Liver,Spleen,Kidney, Lung and Genital lesions

3 - 5

Equine Herpes virus-1 (EHV)

110

Swabs: Nasopharyngeal and uterine or Tissues: Lung, liver, thymus, spleen and uterus

3 - 5

Feline herpesvirus (FHV)

110

Swabs: Nasal, conjunctival and oropharyngeal or Tissues: Liver, spleen, pharyngeal region, soft palate, tonsils and nasal turbinate

3 - 5

Rabies

200

Brain (cerebellum, hippocampus, brain stem)

1 - 2

Antigen ELISA 

Hepatitis B (HBsAg) - Ag test

150

Serum/1-2ml

1 - 2

Influenza A (Rapid Immunochromatographic Assay)

100

Nasopharyngeal washes/aspirates, oropharyngeal and throat swabs in viral transport medium, which can be collected from CVRL.

1 - 2

Parvo Virus Antigen  test for Dog, Cat and Mink (Rapid Immunochromatographic assay)

140

Faeces in sterile leak proof containers

1 - 2

PPR  Antigen Capture ELISA

250

Swabs: Nasal, buccal mucosa and conjunctival discharge or Tissues: Lung, spleen, lymph node (mesenteric and buccal) and intestine

2 - 3

Rota Virus  Antigen  test (Rapid Immunochromatographic assay)

60

Faeces in sterile leak proof containers

1 - 2

 

Complete test profile for pet travel

More details: http://www.cvrl.ae/pettravelcharges.php  

Additional tests

Price (AED)

Diagnosis of highly infectious diseases (BSL-3)

500

Semen Analysis

110 

Miscellaneous 

Administration fee for reissuance of historical results / Document correction (if applicable)

100/result 

Courier charges for external lab services

20% of the total amount

Cremation certificate

100/report

Vaccines

Price (AED)

Bacterial Vaccines

Autovaccine with adjuvants - for inquiries, email cvrl@cvrl.ae

-

Clostridium perfringens A hyperimmune serum (Ducabulin)
For purchase enquires, contact Dubai Camel Hospital*

Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis - CLA (Caseous lymphadenitis) - PLD vaccine

10/ml 

Oral Vaccine - for inquiries, email cvrl@cvrl.ae

-

Viral vaccines

African Horse Sickness Vaccine (inactivated) - 9 serotypes
Exclusive distributor Lillidale Animal Health** [Except Kenya]

 

Camelpox vaccine (Ducapox) (attenuated)
Exclusive distributor Lillidale Animal Health** [Except for UAE and Oman]
Exclusive distributor Al Bashayer Vet.***[For UAE and Oman]

 

DuPa (Avian paramyxovirus type 1, inactivated) vaccine
Exclusive distributor Lillidale Animal Health**

  

Falconpox vaccine (attenuated)
Exclusive distributor Lillidale Animal Health**

 

 

Houbarapox vaccine (attenuated)
Exclusive distributor Lillidale Animal Health**

 

 

Papilloma viral vaccine - for inquiries, email cvrl@cvrl.ae 

-

Biojuice (Natural compartment 1 fluid)

For purchase enquires, contact Dubai Camel Hospital*

For purchase enquires

*Dubai Camel Hospital; Tel: +971-4-832 5550; Email: info@dch.ae   

**Lillidale Animal Health, Pig Oak Farm, Holt, Wimborne, Dorset, England; Email: enquiries@lillidale.co.uk Tel: 0044 1202 848456;  website: www.lillidale.co.uk

***Al Bashayer Vet; Email: albashayer.dubai@gmail.com

Immunization in Dromedaries

Price (AED)

Animal/immunogen

7350 

Books

Price (AED)

Camel Haematology (1990)

250

Infectious Diseases in Camelids (Arabic)

Free of charge

Camelid Infectious Disorders (2014)

400

A Pictural Guide to Parasites of Old World Camelids (2021)

150

Molecular Biology

Please refer www.mbg.ae  for tests and service charges

 

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