Diagnostic testing and post-mortem examinations

For all enquiries about our diagnostic laboratory testing, or to get advice from one of our veterinary experts, please use the contact form below or call 0131 535 3130.

Samples for diagnostic testing should be sent to:
SRUC Veterinary Services, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 0PZ.

To discuss submission of carcases for post-mortem examination:
Please contact your local Disease Surveillance Centre or Veterinary Surveillance Hub (see map).  


Health scheme testing

If you have a question about our Premium Cattle Health Scheme (PCHS) or Premium Sheep and Goat Health Scheme (PSGHS) please use the contact form below or call 01835 822 456.

All PCHS and PSGHS samples should be sent to:
SRUC Veterinary Services, Greycrook, St Boswells, TD6 0EQ.

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Our diagnostic testing is carried out under UKAS ISO17025 accreditation. The current schedules of accreditation (2239 and 7624) are available on the UKAS website.

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