Regular Business Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Samples received after 4:45 pm may not be accessioned until the following business day.
After-hours emergency services
After-hours submission guidelines
2019 University HolidaysIndependence Day
Thursday, July 4th
- VDL Closed
- HATS is accepting samples at their drop off location until 5 pm (only PRRSV and PEDV will be tested, additional tests will be completed on the following day)
Monday, September 2nd
Thursday, November 28th
Friday, November 29th
Tuesday, December 24th
Wednesday, December 25th
Rabies Note: Requests for emergency rabies testing must be communicated to the after-hours emergency service by calling 515-290-1969 to get permission for testing and to inform us of the expected arrival of the specimen by mail, UPS or delivery.