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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which horse transportation companies are available to import horses?

You can find this information through a variety of resources. These companies have imported and transported horses to our CEM Quarantine facility:

In addition, these companies have transported horses from the US entry points to our CEM Quarantine facility (US transport only):

2. Can all appointments for the Equine Health Center at Southern Pines (EHC-SP) facility be scheduled by calling the EHC-SP office?

No – Ophthalmology appointments are scheduled by calling the Main Ophthalmology Clinic at 919.513.6659.

All other appointments are scheduled by calling the EHC-SP office at 910.692.8773.

3. How long does it take to get results for Equine Infectious Anemia (Coggins)?

Veterinarians who submit blood samples and all required documentation for Coggins by 2:30PM can expect results on the next business day. Upon special request, we can provide results within two hours if the sample and documentation are submitted NLT 2:00PM.

4. Can horse owners submit blood samples for Coggins?

In order to test blood samples for Coggins, documentation must include a signature by a licensed veterinarian. Therefore, we can not test blood samples submitted by horse owners.