IDEXX Reference Laboratories

More value with every result

Comprehensive diagnostic menu, including exclusive IDEXX tests

Complimentary consultations from board-certified veterinary specialists and pathologists

Convenient, flexible service and delivery options

Partnership with the industry leader in diagnostic innovation, support and education

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Simple steps to improve accuracy in your delivery results

Step 1. Order

Order a new diagnostic test in VetConnect PLUS.

Step 2. Add your PIMS #

Add your PIMS number under Notes/Instructions.

Step 3. Confirm

Confirm your order.

The next steps are ours. You will receive your normal notification once your results are ready.

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Earlier intervention for more effective management of kidney disease

SDMA, symmetric dimethylarginine, is produced in every cell and released into the body’s circulation during protein degradation. SDMA is excreted by the kidneys, making it a good marker for estimating kidney function. Identifying kidney disease earlier could help you and their owners manage a pet’s kidney disease more effectively.


Your cases receive the most comprehensive evaluation from our team of pathologists who are always just a call away for consultation.

IDEXX RealPCR tests

IDEXX advanced molecular diagnostic RealPCR tests

The IDEXX Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory offers convenient and affordable access to over 50 real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) panels and more than 150 individual real-time PCR tests that provide you definitive answers within 1–3 working days.

Pancreatic health

Quickly and confidently assess pancreatic health in dogs and cats

Make a confident diagnosis with IDEXX Reference Laboratories’ exclusive Spec cPL Test for dogs and Spec fPL Test for cats, the only tests that measure the level of pancreas-specific lipase in the blood.

Cardiac health

Cardiopet proBNP Test

With the Cardiopet proBNP Test, a simple blood draw is all you need for quantitative analysis of your feline and canine patients’ cardiac health.

Expert Consultations

Call us any time on 1300 44 33 99 (AUS) or 0800 838 522 (NZ), to discuss a specific case, a result, or anything related to our tests.


Your team of experts is just a call away, with board-certified veterinary specialists that are always available for complimentary consultation.

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Services and Supplies

Conveniently order all your IDEXX Reference Laboratories supplies online and receive free shipping.

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Working with you to provide the most value for your practice

Never miss a test result

  • Receive patient results by fax, online with IDEXX VetConnect PLUS, email and automatic download to Cornerstone or other practice management systems.
  • View patient results immediately on your iPhone or Android device with the VetConnect PLUS app.

Turnaround times – Results delivery at a glance

New Zealand

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View and trend all your results

Get a more complete picture of your patient’s health with IDEXX VetConnect PLUS.

Sync up with your practice management software

Integrate your diagnostic imaging work flow with your Cornerstone Practice Management Software to capture charges and streamline work flows.


Customer Support:

Australia Customer Service: 1300 44 33 99 
New Zealand Customer Service: 0800 838 522

We’re here to help you 7 days a week.

Forms and other resources

Access IDEXX Reference Laboratories specimen guidelines, forms, articles, and more.

PCR testing is a service performed pursuant to an agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.