A research and diagnostic laboratory specialising in Vitamin D biology research in companion, production and wild animals



We particularly welcome enquiries from :

  • Veterinarians managing unusual calcium and vitamin D disorders in dogs or cats who wish to discuss diagnostic and management approaches
  • Veterinarians and researchers who want to measure vitamin D metabolites in clinical samples from companion, production or wild animals
  • Researchers interested in collaborating with the VitDAL

latest news

VitDAL present research at ACVIM Forum

Professor Mellanby visited Phoenix this week to present some of the latest research from the VitDAL at the ACVIM Forum. He presented some recent...

VitDAL awarded DEQAS accreditation

We are delighted to announce that the VitDAL has been awarded DEQAS accreditation this week. This demonstrates that the lab offers a 25(OH)D assay which...

VitDAL publishes new paper

VitDAL published a case report this week which describes how the lab helped diagnose a case of profound hypovitaminosis D in Cocker Spaniel who...