CYTOLOGY ANALYSIS - £25.00
Cytology procedure is a non-invasive procedure this involves a swab of your females vulva, collected cells are then microscopically analysed this will pin point and determine your females perfect mating day. Cytology analysis gives you a higher chance of a positive pregnancy and importantly helps to improve litter size. Results are typically provided within 15 minutes. From these results allow us to recommend mating dates or a retesting date for your female. This test is usually recommended from day 7 to10 of your females season. This can depending on the breed and can also differ. Sometimes this will end up being a baseline test, and further tests may be required to pinpoint the perfect mating days.
ULTRASOUND SCAN - £35.00
We are fully professional technicians and highly experienced in ultrasound scanning.
QTK9 specialise in ultrasound scans to confirm pregnancy, using top of the range ultrasound equipment. We advise to scan 30 - 35 days from the last mating date for reliable pregnancy detection result. If you think your female maybe pregnant we fully advise having your female scanned as pregnancy can carry its own life threatening illnesses such as Pyometra which we are fully trained to detect. Pregnancy ultrasound is also great for ruling out phantom pregnancies, it's believed that about half of all female dogs will have a phantom pregnancy in their lifetime unless they are spayed. We also provide an fetal count - however it's important to remember this is an estimate and it is not 100% accurate.
SEMEN COUNT & MOTILITY ANALYSIS - £50.00
There are a wide variety of reasons why a successful mating may not occur and one of these reasons could be down to the stud dogs semen. It is absolutely vital that all upcoming and established stud dogs have their semen tested quite regularly as this ensure quality, quantity and motility remains at a high standard at all times. Semen analysis is done using our top of the range equipment, this helps us determine if the full health and numbers of the semen. Results are provided instantly, and you are provided with a certificate.
Sperm testing is also one of the most important steps to insure your male is suitable for stud and it can also offer an element of trust to those who decide to use your stud dog as it offers proof of quality of the semen.
MICROCHIPPING - £8.00 - £10.00
We are fully qualified, experienced and insured microchip implanters. We use Nano microchips which are the smallest microchips on the market. It is now an legal requirement for all breeders to ensure all puppies are microchipped by the age of 8 weeks old and before they go to new homes, all breeders are provided with all microchip details of each puppies microchip to include in their puppy packs for new owners.
If you need more information about QTK9 or if you would like to discuss our dog grooming or canine fertility services please do not hesitate to contact us: