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Lactate Scout Vet

Veterinary Lactate Scout Vet

Key features

  • Results in just 10 seconds
  • Integrated Bluetooth® Low Energy
  • Simple to use
  • Pocket-sized: 91 x 46 x 21mm

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Quick and accurate lactate analysis designed for veterinary medicine


Lactate Scout Vet is a Point-of-Care lactate analyser designed for the needs of veterinarians and animal welfare professionals. 

The handheld Lactate Scout Vet requires only 0.2 µl of capillary blood, provides results in 10 seconds and can store up to 500 results. 

The analyser is user-friendly with an e-paper display that is easy to navigate and provides excellent readability in varying light conditions and at different viewing angles. Use the buttons to select the species that is being tested: Dog, cattle, pig, horse or sheep. Lactate Scout Vet will automatically recalibrate to ensure an accurate result is obtained every time.




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1. Remove sensor and place into analyzer.              
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2. Prick finger and collect blood by touching with sensor. 
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3. Result appears in 10 seconds.                                                            

Lactate analyzer specifications

Easy to use

  • Insert/remove sensor to turn on/off
  • Simplified navigation to enable flexibility whilst training
  • Only 0.2 µl of capillary blood required
  • Pre-calibrated sensors
  • Device calibrated by simple coding
  • Choose species before testing: Dog, cattle, pig, sheep or horse
  • Lactate measurement value, date/time, measuring mode,
    temperature, heart rate and memory ID on a single display
  • Automatic self-test

Fast and accurate

  • Enzymatic amperometric detection method
  • Results within 10 seconds
  • Measuring range: 0.5 - 25 mmol/L
  • Compensates for the influence of low and high hematocrit levels
  • Imprecision:
    • Hct-range 35 – 50% : 0.5 – 6.7 mmol/L blood lactate ≤0.2 mmol/L, 6.8 – 25 mmol/L blood lactate ≤3%
    • Hct range >50% : 0.5 – 7.5 mmol/L blood lactate ≤0,3 mmol/L, 7.6 – 25 mmol/L blood lactate ≤4% Test solutions available for function control
  • Test solutions available for functional control

Practical and reliable

  • Stores up to 500 results
  • 1,000 tests using just 2 x CR2450 batteries
  • Integrated Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity
  • Pocket-size: 91 mm (h) x 46 mm (w) x 21 mm (d)
  • Lightweight: 60 g
  • Operating range: 10-45 °C and max. 85 % humidity

Performance measurement

  • Single and step-test measurements (resting/exercise/recreation)
  • Connection to heart rate monitors compatible to Bluetooth® Low Energy for linking to lactate value
  • Stopwatch function
  • Lactate Scout Assistant software available for performance management



Carry case for the Lactate Scout Vet

There’s a NEW hard carry case available for the Lactate Scout Vet.

The case features a hard plastic outer shell with two securing clasps and the Lactate Scout logo. The inside of the case contains a foam liner with cut out to securely hold your Lactate Scout Vet, the water spray bottle and up to three cannisters of strips. There’s also space for other accessories you may need when using your Lactate Scout Vet.

Frequently asked questions

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