Bacteriology Faeces & Swab Culture

  • This test includes a comprehensive culture of extensive bacterial strains for when a problem is present, or a health check prior to breeding or racing.A collection of fresh faeces will be required for this culture in tube provided.
  • All cultures are carried out by a UK Laboratory. 
  • Results take approximately 7 days once they have arrived at our chosen laboratory.
  •  You will receive your results from the laboratory, this will indicate the appropriate antibiotics that the bacteria found is sensitive to (where applicable).
  • Any antibiotics required will have to be prescribed by a Veterinarian.
  • Results are given by the Pigeon Testing Centre, however telephone consultations are available with a vet once results are given this can be arranged for a small fee with the vet.