Rood & Riddle started out as an ambulatory practice in 1982, became a full-service equine hospital in 1986, and is known today for its innovative and highly-skilled treatment of horses, as well as state-of-the-art laboratory testing. In addition to regulatory disease testing and urgent diagnostic services, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital is one of the premier referral centers in Kentucky for horses requiring specialized medical and surgical care.
The Laboratory at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital provides diagnostic services to veterinarians in Kentucky and across the nation. While their serology section handles equine infectious anemia Coggins testing, their full roster of diagnostic services includes hematology, blood gases, serum chemistry, bacteriology, mycology, cytology, parasitology, and endocrinology. Their list of available tests includes basic information about samples, sub-protocols, and turnaround times.
Results for their AGID Coggins test are available the following day but must be received in time to set up the test at 3pm. Their ELISA Coggins test is generally available within 2 hours of submission. The best way to ensure timely delivery of serum samples is with UPS or FedEx. Online EIA results are available via GlobalVetLink. Here is their lab submission form.
As a leader in equine healthcare, they provide professional and ethical care for their patients, while creating value for their clients.