Todd E. Cornish, DVM, PhD
Todd Cornish

Branch Chief


18760 Road 112
Tulare, CA 93274-9042

General inquiries:

Phone: (559) 688-7543
Fax: (559) 688-2985

Billing inquiries only:
800-553-6878 or


Located in the heart of California’s dairy industry, the Tulare laboratory provides livestock and avian necropsy, avian serology, histopathology, bacteriology, parasitology, serology and mammalian virus detection testing on site.

CAHFS Tulare offers:

  • American College of Veterinary Pathologists board certified diagnosticians
  • American College of Poultry Veterinarians board certified diagnostician
  • Expertise in poultry/avian and dairy cattle diseases and production management
  • Foreign animal disease trained diagnosticians on site
  • Comprehensive reports which include gross examination, histopathology and testing in other disciplines as needed
  • National Poultry Improvement Plan approved site for Salmonella culture and Mycoplasma serology and Avian Influenza serology
  • Limited pet (dog, cat) and exotic species necropsy available on request
  • Learn about this laboratory’s sustainable features.