Bitch Breeding Cycle

Zoetis offers a comprehensive portfolio of products to identify optimal breeding timing, aid insemination and test for pregnancy.


This antibody test kit is a Rapid Slide Agglutination Test (RSAT) used to presumptively diagnose Brucella canis infection by detecting specific antibodies formed 1 to 4 weeks after infection. D-TEC is:

  • Rapid—dependable results in approximately two minutes
  • Accurate—false negatives have rarely been reported
  • Sensitive—detects both early and chronic stages of infection

The American Kennel Club (AKC) recommends a confirmed negative status prior to breeding.

Our FRESH EXPRESS® KIT includes everything you need to collect, preserve and use fresh chilled semen in your breeding program, including:

  • FRESH EXPRESS® Extender—extends the sperm rich fraction (SRF) of canine semen prior to insemination or chilled transport
  • Semen Separation Solution—separates the sperm cells from the seminal plasma when preparing canine semen for Fresh Chilled transport or freezing.
  • FRESH EXPRESS® Canine Semen Insemination Syringe—a 10mL, latex-free syringe which can be attached to pipettes for insemination
  • FRESH EXPRESS® Canine Semen Shipping Tube—an orange-capped tube used to hold extended semen
  • Artificial Insemination Pipette Pack—package of four, 8- or 12-inch vaginal pipettes for use in procedures for canine artificial insemination

Provides an accurate, semi-quantitative measurement of canine and feline luteinizing hormone through Rapid Immuno Migration (RIM™). Although originally designed as a canine ovulation timing aid, WITNESS® LH may also be used to distinguish between ovariohysterectomized and sexually intact queens and bitches.

Test kit offers a rapid, simple method to determine progesterone levels in canine or feline serum or plasma in a semi-quantitative measurement without the use of special equipment. When used as directed, OVUCHECK Premate identifies a bitch’s or queen’s fertile period, which is critical in natural and AI breedings.

Use in conjunction with WITNESS® LH for exceptional ovulation timing precision in all breedings.

A Rapid Immuno Migration (RIM™) test used to determine pregnancy in bitches and queens. WITNESS® RELAXIN is:

  • Simple—less than 5 seconds of hands-on time.
  • Rapid—results in approximately10 minutes.
  • Specific—relaxin is a reliable indicator of pregnancy and can be detected as early as 20 days after the luteinizing hormone (LH) surge has occurred.

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