Health Testing

Custom Genetic Solutions Pre- Entry Health Tests

The following health standards have been put in place for your protection as well as ours and gives everyone the peace of mind that the semen produced at our facility will enhance the future of the Beef Industry. Please complete the following health tests prior to arriving at the CGS facility.

 

Test Type of Testing
Physical Examination By accredited veterinarian
Tuberculous Negative intradermal tuberculosis test
Brucellosis CARD, BAPA or CF
Leptospirosis MAT
Trichomonaisis PCR
BVD PCR, ELISA, FA, IMP, or ear-notch
Johnes (3yrs and older) ELISA

On the day of your bull’s arrival to CGS, make sure you have the following in order:

  1. Fill out a Customer Form for ALL new bulls
  2. Health papers
  3. Copies of the test results
  4. Copy of his registration papers or his registration number. We want to ensure that we get his name and registration number printed correctly on the straws. Does not apply to unregistered bulls.
  5. How the ownership and billing will be split on partnership bulls.
  6. Production Goals
  7. If you want your bull to be collected following CSS requirements, which countries are you wanting to export to?
  8. Health tests are good for 30 days

If you have any questions please feel free to contact our office at 605-996-7883