FAQs


Coronavirus Orivet Information

Getting Started

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How do I activate a kit (barcode)?

How can I automate completing the Approved Collection Method (ACM) Form?

What tests should I request for my breed?

How long can I expect to wait for my results?

How can I obtain the 10% discount you offer for Registered Users?

What kinds of genetic tests does Orivet provide to pet owners?

What specific tools does Orivet offer breeders?

Do I have to pay for shipping?

What is your AQIS Import Permit Number?

What types of health risks can Orivet identify?

Why should someone use Orivet’s services?

Forms Online

Where can I find extra forms to view or download and print off?

The DNA Collection Process

DNA Collection Instructions

Can I do the DNA collection myself?

My animal may have had something to eat, will this impact the sample collection?

My pups have been weaning off mum, what and how long should I wait before I carry out a swab collection?

Can I collect a DNA sample if my dam is pregnant or "on-heat"?

My DNA sample I sent in has failed. What do I do now?

How many swabs do you require per animal?

At what age can I collect a swab sample from my animal?

My pet won’t allow me to swab their cheek, what should I do?

Breeders Loyalty Programme

Where do I find my Breeder Loyalty Number?

How do I redeem my loyalty points?

How many points to I get for every dollar I spend?

The Orivet Science

Is Orivet Accredited?

Is Orivet's testing run in an accredited facility?

What Scientific Organisations are Orivet Members of?

Are the Profiling/Parentage markers(SNPs) used reliable and accurate.

How do I request a Parentage Report?

What type of genetic variation does Orivet detect?

How does Orivet detect single nucleotide mutations?

What type of factors can affect the performance of this technology?

How does the genetic testing process work?

How do I know that my pet’s results are accurate?

Dogs Queensland Questions and Answers

The Veterinarian

How do I get started?

I have a client bringing their animal to the clinic today and do not have any collection kits, what can I do?

How do you work with a person’s existing veterinarian?

Do you work with veterinarians who are not clients or partners with Orivet?

Personalised Life Plans

What are the main benefits of Orivet’s life plans?

Can a pet receive an Orivet Life Plan without undergoing genetic testing?

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Pet Health Insurance

Why is pet health insurance important for pet owners?

How is pet health insurance different from other products?

Is pet health insurance similar to human health insurance?

How do I select an appropriate pet health insurance policy?

What should I look for in pet health insurance coverage?

How about the policies that are available through this site?

What about exclusions, deductibles, and co-pays?

Is pet insurance worth it?

So, what do I do next?

I am breeder and I heard Orivet and PetInsurance.com.au are offering special packages for breeders?

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