Click a question to reveal the answer. Q: FORMS: Where do I find submission forms? Q: FORMS: Why must forms be signed by owner/keeper and farm vet? Q: FORMS: Do I need to complete a Johne’s Health Plan form every year? Q: BIOSECURITY: I don’t currently have double fencing around my farm. Can I still be a PCHS member? Q: BVD: How do I become BVD Accredited? Q: BVD: What age must my calves be to be tested for BVD Antibody? Q: BVD: Can I use Tissue Tagging as a means of testing? Q: BVD: I need to leave my BVD testing a bit later, is this OK? Q: BVD: I want to do my BVD testing early, is this OK? Answer: Yes, the BVD check test can be done whenever there are groups of animals which are eligible (target age 9-18 months). Q: BVD: What is the youngest age that I can blood test a calf for BVD virus? Q: BVD: I have vaccinated using Rispoval 4 vaccine, how soon can I do the BVD antibody check test after this? Q: BVD: Which tissue tags should I use? Q: BVD: Can I transfer my BVD testing from another laboratory to my PCHS accreditation? Q: BVD: Can I get accredited status from just tissue testing? Q: JOHNE'S: How long should I leave between TB testing and testing for Johne’s? Q: JOHNE’S: Can I change the date of my Johne’s Disease test? Q: JOHNE'S: My Johne’s disease status is pending though I have completed my herd test, why? Q: JOHNE'S: What testing regime do I follow for purchased animals? Q: JOHNE'S: Can I test every 2nd year for Johne’s? Q: JOHNE'S: Can we take faeces samples for pooling for Johne’s culture? Q: JOHNE'S: What is the difference between Johne’s PCR and Johne’s Culture? Q: GENERAL: What should I test an added animal for? Q: GENERAL: Can I change my testing dates? Q: GENERAL: How long should I leave between testing if I want to re-check an animal after a positive or inconclusive result? Do you have a question? If there is anything you would like to ask us, about our services, our work or how we can help you, then click the button below.