Giardia Antigen Rapid Test
The Giardia Antigen Kit is highly accurate and perfect for quick identification for those who suspect Giardia. The kit is simple to use and comes with full instructions.
Giardia is less talked about in horses however can be the cause of intermittent diarrhoea. Giardia is a cyst and is more commonly found in younger equines / foals. Giardia infects the small intestine and can be spread through pasture. It is also a zoonotic as it can be passed from animal to humans. If your horse has unexplained diarrhoea then a giardia test would be beneficial. Giardia is an emerging problem is dogs but can be found in companion animals and ruminants. We offer an Antigen Rapid test kit for Giardia.
NEW: Giardia Lab testing
This is a great option for those who do not feel confident in carrying out the Giardia home test themselves.
A kit will be sent for you to collect your sample, which will then be returned to the lab for testing. Your kit will include a prepaid returns envelope, information leaflet and a quick prep collection tube. Results will be emailed the same day as your sample is received by the lab and for a positive result a text will also be sent so that you do not miss your results.