Confirm before you worm
WormCheck is a parasite diagnostic service for horse and grazing livestock owners - WormCheck takes the guesswork out of deworming! Our aim is to improve parasite management in livestock through diagnosis and scientific practise to reduce reliance on chemical wormers,
Standard FEC $10
Equine Tapeworm FEC $15
Liver Fluke FEC $15
Barbers Pole PCR test $50
See the Services Page for more information on each test and which you may need for your livestock/horses.
Samples can be posted Australia wide. See the below PDFs for information:
WORMCHECK LAB DROP OFF
For West Gippsland locals, drop-off can be made to WormCheck lab. Message the WormCheck Facebook Page for the address. Use the postal submission form for details on sample requirements
IN STORE DROP OFFS
Samples can be dropped into store at any of the locations during the dates listed. Bring along a SMALL, labelled sample and correct cash payment (stores are drop off points only, they do not sell the FEC service).
Results will usually be sent out within 2 days after the end of the drop off period.
Summer Drop off dates
Wed 6th - Fri 8th December
Wed 7th - Fri 9th February
Drop off runs in the first week of each month, address 3 Tivendale Road, Officer
Drop off runs every 2-3 months
Next drop off: Wed 13th - Fri 15th December
235 Pearcedale Road, Cranbourne South
GEELONG REGION MID FEBRUARY 2024
SAMPLES CAN BE BROUGHT FOR ON THE SPOT FEC.
Dates and locations TBC
CENTRAL VIC DROP OFFS
Next FEC drop off will be March 2024, dates TBC
Perrys Stockfeed and Saddlery Kyenton
Yan Yean Stockfeed
Premium Stock Feeds Bendigo
BARBERS POLE WORM TESTING!
A new test is now avaliable to diagnose BP infection in livestock! This test detects the presence of BP DNA in manure samples, for a fast and sensitive yes/no diagnostic.