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: Optigen 20/20 Clinic with Genetic Testing and Reproduction Clinic

06-27-2008, 11:34 PM
Cross posting this w/ permission from another list:

Hello Dog Lovers!

I wanted to let you know we are hosting an all breed Health Clinic and
OptiGen 20/20 clinic here at Northwest Veterinary Hospital. We have set aside an
afternoon to offer special discounts for our local breeders to let them know
we appreciate their business. There are multiple services being offered so
please read on:

July 25th from 1 pm to 5 pm we will be offering the following health and
reproduction based services:

1. OptiGen blood sample collection for genetic testing for all breeds.
($5.00 per blood draw, which will also cover shipping of the sample). For a list
of tests available that are specific to your breed, please visit OptiGen's
website: _http://optigen.com_ (http://optigen.com/) If you fill out the
online application you will receive 25 % off the normal testing price. You will
need to fill out the online application between July 11 and July 25 and the
discount code to receive the 20/20 discount is NVH8725.

For out of state breeders: you can have your blood sample drawn or your
cheek swab done by your local vet or vet tech and mail them to our office. We
will include them in our 20/20 shipping so you will receive the discount.
Please send along a separate check for $3.00 made out to Northwest Vet Hospital
to help pay the overnight shipping of your samples to Optigen. Our address
is below, make sure to keep the sample cool during shipping if sending blood.
Be sure it arrives here no later than July 25th.

Northwest Veterinary Hospital
7507 Dennis Drive
Urbandale, IA 50322

2. OFA Thyroid Testing for $125 (which includes the OFA fee of $15)
Please print and fill out an application from the OFA website
_http://www.offa.org/thyappbw.pdf_ (http://www.offa.org/thyappbw.pdf) . The price includes the
blood draw and shipping of the samples to Michigan State.

3. Home Again Microchipping for $30. This includes the first year of
registration with Home Again. Registration must be completed to receive this
special price. If you do not want your dog's microchip registered the fee will
be $50.

4. Semen Collection with sperm count and morphology. A detailed report
will be mailed or faxed following each evaluation with the total number of
sperm, number of live sperm and percent and type of sperm defects. Cost will be

These services are offered by appointment, please phone the hospital to
schedule: (515) 276-4549

Please forward this to any other breeders or kennel clubs who may benefit.
Clients and non-clients are welcome to participate.

For directions to the office and information on our other reproductive
services, please visit our website: _http://northwestvethospital.com/icsbia.html_

Dr. Pam Naranjo
_Northwest Veterinary Hospital_ (http://northwestvethospital.com/)
_International Canine Semen Bank of Iowa_
7507 Dennis Drive
Urbandale, IA 50322
(515) 276-4549
(515) 276-9217 fax
_penaralabs@hotmail.com_ (mailto: penaralabs@hotmail.com)

D Osborn
06-28-2008, 09:44 AM
Wow-wish I was closer!! Don't need any Optigen tests, but what a deal on the rest!!!