UPDATE, September 6, 2019: The MSU VDL has received a new Canadian permit for shipment of farm animal samples. Clients in Canada wishing to submit farm animal samples should contact us at 517.353.1683 for more information.

Please note: This only applies to samples from farm animals—canine and feline samples do not require a permit.


July 11, 2019 - Canadian Permit Expiration Notice

The MSU VDL’s Canadian permit expires July 17, 2019. Samples that arrive at Customs on July 18 or later will not be delivered to the laboratory. This only affects samples from farm animals—canine and feline samples do not require a permit and will be delivered as usual.

Clients in Canada wishing to submit farm animal samples should not ship them to the laboratory at this time. Please contact us at 517.353.1683 so that we can provide you with a permit as soon as it’s available.

We apologize for this inconvenience. Thank you for your patience and understanding.