Disease Monitoring: Sample
Producers can review the following information and discuss with their veterinarian to determine if they are prepared to collect diagnostic samples in a large outbreak.
Oral Fluid Collection Training
While oral fluid testing has become mainstream for many domestic diseases of pigs, the tests to detect some foreign animal diseases are still in development.
- Oral Fluid Collection Video – English | Spanish
- Oral Fluid Collection Poster – English | Spanish
- Oral Fluid Collection Booklet – English | Spanish
Veterinarians: Watch video on Oral fluid sampling guidelines (9:09 mins)
Nasal Swab Collection Training
Nasal swab sampling can be used to detect domestic diseases such as influenza A virus or foreign animal diseases such as the highly virulent strain of classical swine fever.