Health Testing Gives a Wealth of Herd Intelligence

The Cattle Information Service (CIS) provide insight from Milk, Tissue and Blood Samples to help manage herd health.

The milk sample holds a wealth of health information for dairy herds, maximise on this by routine health testing when milk recording

Our Health Testing service is offered without any contracts keeping it simple to use. Results can be accessed through the secure web-based YourHerd portal and MobileHerd app.

CIS Health Testing includes:

  • Disease testing for Johne’s, BVD Ab, BVD Ag, IBR Ab, IBR gE Ab, Lepto, Neospora, Liver Fluke and Schmallenberg.
  • CHECS approved Johne's Monitoring Scheme*.
  • Ketosis/Acidosis indicator for an imbalance of butterfat/protein levels.
  • Milk urea analysis to assist feed management.
  • Protein intercept comparing production with protein levels to gauge energy status.
  • SCC monitor to pinpoint ongoing or one-off problems.
  • Online medicine book.
  • Results can be viewed on the secure web-based YourHerd portal or MobileHerd app.

Disease testing is available on a quarterly or ad hoc basis. All other analysis is included with routine milk recording. CHECS schemes are also available.

To speak to a member of the CIS team call 01923 695319 or email


*Opt In Scheme

Health Testing Webinars

Further webinars focused are available to view on the CIS YouTube channel