Contact Us

For more information about our diagnostic services contact:

University of Maine Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
Cooperative Extension
5735 Hitchner Hall, Room 133
Orono ME 04469-5735
Phone: 207.581.2788 or 2775
Fax: 207.581.2729/4430

For questions, call 207.581.2788

For more immediate needs, call or e-mail Anne Lichtenwalner at 207.581.2789 or

Lab hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. No samples accepted after 4:30 PM on Fridays.


State of Maine Laboratory

If you have questions concerning public health, animal welfare,  international and interstate health requirements, milk inspections or rabies reporting, contact:

Division of Animal Health and Industry
Maine Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources
Dr. Michele Walsh, State Veterinarian
28 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333
Telephone: 207.287.3701
Fax: 207.287.7548

Federal Veterinarian for Maine

Dr. Chip Ridky
28 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333
Telephone: 207.287.7632