Dedicated to Quality

Since April 2007, VLSI has been dedicated to the provision of high quality veterinary diagnostic services to vets throughout Ireland.
​VLSI is now part of the SYNLAB Group.

Submit a Sample

Submit a sample with ease and talk to us today about our sample collection options.

Order Consumables

We can provide you with small packs of blood bottles to suit your usage, which means no wastage.

Discuss a Case

Our team of clinical pathologists are on hand to discuss your cases and you can reach them directly through our dedicated Pathline 021 2439117.

Why Choose VLSI?

We are passionate about pathology!

Our aim is to supply the highest quality results and opinions to help veterinary surgeons deal with the daily challenges of practice.
Our strength is the provision of diagnostic support covering all aspects of clinical pathology. Our diagnostic support is enhance by telemedicine consultations in radiology, medicine and cytology.

We specialise in:


Meet The Management Team
  1. Lucy Gaffney
    Laboratory Director
  2. Susan Daly
    Laboratory Manager
  3. Amy Browne
    Deputy Laboratory Manager and Haematology Team Lead

Results you can rely on.
VLSI participates in the following External Quality Assessment (EQA) Schemes

VETQAS EQA Scheme for Small Animal Microbiology
VETQAS EQA Scheme for Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Species
DAFM Proficiency Testing for Contagious Equine Metritis
DAFM Proficiency Testing for Milk Mastitis
RIQAS EQA for Clinical Chemistry
RIQAS EQA for Immunology
RIQAS EQA for Haematology
European Society for Veterinary Endocrinology EQA Scheme ​​