Submitting Canine Samples for Testing

To submit a sample for testing please order our free sample collection material at Canine Sample Kits If you have any questions or require assistance please call Animal Genetics UK and speak to one of our customer service representatives. You may also visit our Canine FAQ page where answers to many common questions can be found. For a complete list of services and costs please go to our Canine Fee Schedule pages (Pound).

Sample Collection Instructions:

Animal Genetics recommends three methods for collection and submiting canine samples for genetic testing. The three methods are blood samples, buccal or cheek swab, and dewclaw. For more information on sample collection please visit our canine sample collection page.

Download Test Submission Forms:


Payment can be made in English Pounds or euros by credit card, or electronic transfer. Payment may also be made by cheque in English Pounds to Animal Genetics UK.


As with any genetic test, new mutations may occur in the animals genome that could affect the assay. Therefore, it may be difficult to detect all subtypes. Sample collection plays a pivotal part in the overall accuracy of the test, so please use caution and follow the instructions carefully.

Send Samples To the Address Below:

  • Mail samples to:
  • Animal Genetics UK,
  • 1 Mount Charles Rd.
  • St. Austell Cornwall, PL25 3LB
  • England