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Nutrition counselling for various species, visits to livestock farms and herd inspections, feeding trials, examinations and recommendations of diet compositions, analyses of feed/ drinking water/ blood and other body tissues, including hair and horn.

Service specifications                          Submission form

*(Partly in cooperation with other clinics / institutes of the University of Veterinary Medicine Foundation or external laboratories.)


Weender Nutrient Analysis

Dry matter, crude ash, crude protein, crude fat, crude fibre, N-free extractives

Starch, sugar

Pure protein

Amino acids


Ca, Mg, P, Na, K, Cl, Cu, Zn, Fe, Mn, Se (others on request)

Fat indices (acid, peroxide and iodine value)


A, D, E, K and water-soluble vitamins

Hygiene status parameters

Storage pests and various other contaminants

Botanical examination (green fodder, hay, etc.)

Composition (detection at species level), presence of poisonous plants

Sieve analysis of feed materials, compound feeds and complete diets

dry, wet

Buffer capacity

Fatty acids

Volatile, long-chain (chyme or body tissue)


Water quality (e.g. nitrate, nitrite, sulphate)


Zearalenon, Vomitoxin (DON), T2, ergot alkaloids, Ochratoxin, Aflatoxin

Microbiology (in cooperation with the Institute for Microbiology)

Bacteria (aerobic / anaerobic), moulds, yeasts, salmonella, clostridia


Conditions for animal examination and treatment in the clinics
as well as for diagnostics in the non-clinical facilities and the institutes
of the University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover (259/2019 of24.05.2019)

Office hours

Monday to Friday 8:00 - 16:00

Tel.: 0511-8567366

Fax: 0511-8567675