1. Register your kit
Scan the QR code to download the Circle app, then create an account or log in and create a profile for the dog you are testing for. On the home tab, select “Activate Kit” and scan the barcode on the shipping envelope included in your test kit.
Important: This step registers the specific test kit to your dog’s saliva sample.
2. Collect DNA sample
Each kit contains everything you need for a simple DNA test. Follow the step-by-step video instructions in the app to collect your dog’s sample.
For the details of the steps to collect your sample, please visit the article How do I collect my dog’s sample?
3. Return to lab
Return the sample to our lab within 14 days or at your earliest convenience. For return instructions and details, please visit the articles on Specimen Returns.
4. Receive results
After your sample arrives at our lab, your test results will be ready in the app in 20 business days.