Our Prices

Semen Collections

 

Fresh Semen Collection and Artificial Insemination £90

Semen collection & assessment prior to fresh insemination. Fresh semen is assessed for motility prior to artificial insemination of the bitch. Designed to mimic the natural breeding process thecatheter we use prevents the unwanted back flow of semen.

 

Chilled Semen Collection and Distribution UK £170.00

Collection & processing of the sample for chilled shipping (Includes evaluation, extenders, shipping box, documentation & packaging) (Royal Mail Special Delivery by 9am Tuesday to Friday. Saturday delivery available at an additional £3)

 

Frozen Semen Collection £235.00

Semen collection, processing & freezing into 0.5ml straws (Includes full post thaw analysis & quality control) 

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Optional Supplementary Collection £65.00

A second collection may be carried out from the stud dog on the same day, known as a supplementary collection. This is then pooled with the first ejaculate to increase the volume of the sample prior to freezing, allowing for greater straw numbers

 

Failed Collection Fee £65.00

Minimum fee charged for a collection where the dog does not produce a full ejaculate (fails to collect)

 

Epididymal Post Castration Semen Harvest and Freeze £500.00

This service allows semen to be collected and frozen from the testis of the dog following euthanasia or castration (Standard storage prices apply post procedure)

 

Semen Assessments

 

Essential Semen Assessment £180.00

Semen collection and assessment of the ejaculate. The assessment includes raw volume, PH, concentration & viability, total & progressive motility by CASA as well as bacterial culture screen and a written report

 

Comprehensive Semen Assessment £225.00

Includes both the 'Essential Semen Assessment' and morphological analysis along with a written report. We offer fluorescent microscopy as extra. 

 

Chilled Extender Testing £250.00

Includes the 'Essential Semen Assessment' and chilled semen extender testing with a range extenders. Samples are tested at 12 hrs & every 24 hrs for 7 days

 

Morphological Analysis £75 - Add on

Includes the staing and analysis of semen cells to aid identifying fertility issues. Includes full written report. add on to any collection service.

Frozen Semen assessment £115.00

Thaw of one ejaculate for concentration, viability, total and progressive motility by CASA and morphology assessment

 

Bitch Services

 

Fresh or Chilled Artificial Insemination £75.00

Fresh or chilled semen is assessed for motility prior to artificial insemination of the bitch. Not including collection of semen 

 

Microchipping

Single dog microchipping £15.00

Litter of puppies 2-6 dogs (per puppy) £12.00

Litter of puppies 6+ dogs (per puppy) £10.00

 

Pregnancy Scanning £50.00

Usually performed 45 days after mating.

 

Vaginal Cytology £35.00

Performed here at our centre and used to determine when your dog will be ovulating.

 

Frozen Semen Storage and Distribution

 

Storage of Frozen Straws £30.00 - £60.00

Minimum storage fee 1-12 straws

13 + straws frozen by Elite Kennel Fertility (fee per straw per annum)(Minimum Storage fee applies) £4.00

13 + straws frozen by third party (fee per straw per annum)(Minimum Storage fee applies) £5.00

 

UK Frozen Semen Distribution £88.00

Processing & handling fee (to include; preparation of the flask & accompanying documentation & packaging of the straws)

Return carriage of shipping flask (UK) £65.00

TOTAL UK FROZEN SHIPMENT £153.00

 

Non- UK Semen Distribution £180.00

Processing and handling fee (to include; preparation of the flask & accompanying documentation (excluding health papers) & packaging of the straws)

Carriage costs are additional and dependent on destination. Carriage prices will be quoted individually

 

Frozen Semen Arrivals £60.00

Booking in fee - account creation, frozen straw & documentation inspection (up to 40 straws per dog, thereafter straw fee applies)(4 Pellets = 1 Straw)

Straw inspection fee applicable on arrivals containing over 40 straws (per straw/per dog) £1.00

 

Frozen Semen Returns £50.00

Return & inspection of unused straws from veterinary practice.

 

Flask Hire (UK) £65.00

Existing client UK flask hire

Third party UK flask hire £100.00

 

Flask Hire (EU) £100

Existing client EU flask hire (£500 fully refundable deposit applies)

Third party EU flask hire (£500 fully refundable deposit applies) £150.00

 

Flask Hire (Worldwide) £150.00

Existing client worldwide flask hire (£750 fully refundable deposit applies)

Third party worldwide flask hire (£750 fully refundable deposit applies) £225.00

 

Genetic Preservation & Cloning Services

 

Tissue Banking £400.00

Tissue collection and freezing permits whole genetic preservation of valuable animals. The procedure is safe & simple; from a minimum of three skin biopsies taken after death of an animal, the tissue sample is sterilised and sectioned before preserving and freezing in liquid nitrogen; a process that permits indefinite preservation of the animal’s DNA. This service is carried out by our sister company Gemini Genetics.

 

Frozen Tissue Sample Storage £10.00

Tissue storage is charged on a per month, per animal, per owner basis

 

Cell Line Culturing £1250

1st preparation stage of cell cloning.

 

Cloning POA

Cloning available conjunction with from ViaGen, USA. Fee estimated to be in the region of £50,000 + VAT

 

 

*All prices listed are subject to 20% VAT