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Veterinary Services

Sharing Our Passion for Animal Health

Covid-19: Please see our current statement here, we will keep you informed with regular updates.

SRUC Veterinary Services (formerly SAC Consulting Veterinary Services) provides advice and laboratory services to thousands of customers in Great Britain, Ireland and Worldwide.

We employ over 25 vets who have the backing of around 100 scientific and support staff. We provide a practical approach coupled with strong scientific knowledge. See our Veterinary Services List of Test Methods


New: Read more about our new PSGHS Monitoring Schemes.



CPD for Vets

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Book your CPD training now! Our one and two day training courses cover a range of farm animal topics.

SRUC Veterinary Services Facebook Page

SACCVS Facebook

Like our new Facebook page for news on health schemes, diagnostic testing, disease surveillance and more!

Farm Animal Diagnostics

Cattle and sheep

Information on tests and services plus prices and submission details

Companion Animal Service

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Information  about Capital Diagnostics our companion animal and equine diagnostic and clinical pathology service.

Analytical Services

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UKAS accredited analytical service for farmers, growers, consultants, vet practices and commercial companies - testing soils, forage, minerals etc.

Contact Details

Disease Surveillance Centre Map

Practices in Scotland please contact your nearest Centre, practices in the rest of the UK please contact Edinburgh Centre

Premium Cattle Health Scheme

Young cattle

National (CHeCS licensed) programme of management and testing to control major endemic cattle diseases in all types of herds.

Premium Sheep and Goat Health Schemes

Sheep and goat

Membership of national schemes to screen against Maedi Visna/Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis and Enzootic Abortion.

Premium Assured Strangles Scheme

Premium Assured Strangles Scheme

National Scheme working in partnership with BHS, vet practices, horse/yard owners and equine industry to control Strangles.

Veterinary Services Enquiries

Address: SRUC Veterinary Services, Pentland Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 0PZ

Telephone: 0131 535 3130

Fax: 0131 535 3131