PLEASE NOTE: Pets should not take Apoquel® by Zoetis for at least 2 weeks before performing NutriScan testing, as it can suppress bowel surface immune reactions.
- YOUR PET SHOULD FAST OVERNIGHT BEFORE TAKING THE SALIVA SAMPLE.
Water is perfectly fine to give.
- Have your dog, cat or horse chew on the saliva cotton rope provided in the kit.
- If you need to promote salivation, wave a treat over your pet’s nose but do not feed.
- Keep rope in your pet’s mouth for two minutes.
- Insert cotton rope into the inner tube provided in the kit.
- Cut Rope end so that the rope fits into the inner tube.
- Discard the cut-off portion.
- Place cap on outer tube.
- Tape the tube shut.
- Fill in the pet identification on the stick-on label.
- Place label onto tube.
- Place one or more filled tubes in styrofoam mailer insert.
- Place mailer insert in cardboard mailer box.
- Include completed test request form.
- Seal the package.
- Complete mailing label details.
- Ship with either USPS Priority Mail, FedEx or UPS 2-Day.
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