COVID-19 Please be assured that the practice is still fully operational. We have extended our services to help our clients by opening from Monday to Friday 6am to 1pm, and 2pm to 9pm daily on a shift pattern. The practice is closed for cleaning and disinfection between 1-2pm each day. The practice continues to be open weekends 8.30am to 12.30pm Saturday and Sunday. We have increased logistical capacity to help with delivery and collections at this difficult time.

Salmonella Testing

Crowshall Veterinary Services LLP has a well established Salmonella laboratory which is both UKAS and Defra accredited. We currently process in excess of 10000 salmonella samples annually for the broiler industry, free range layer sector, cage layer sector, turkey industry, breeding companies, hatcheries, packing stations and gamebird sectors. It is vitally important that statutory salmonella testing is conducted in accordance with the guidelines outlined by the appropriate governing body (eg DEFRA or Lion code).

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We recommend that samples are either delivered by hand or sent by Royal Mail recorded delivery packaged in accordance with Royal Mail requirements.

Routine salmonella testing can take between 3 and 6 days from receipt of the sample after which time a salmonella certificate will be issued by post or email.

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