Giltspur Scientific
Linnodee Diagnostics

Giltspur Scientific Ltd

Established in 1991 and based in Northern Ireland, Giltspur Scientific Ltd are the manufacturers and distributors of Cowslips - the original orthopaedic shoe for the treatment of lameness in dairy cattle.

Following on from the success of Cowslips, the official launch of Horse-Slips heralded the arrival of a revolutionary  innovation in equine hoof care.

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Linnodee Diagnostics

Linnodee has established itself as an expert in the research, development and commercialisation of high quality diagnostic tests at our site in Northern Ireland.  We develop new, innovative and rapid diagnostic tests for existing and emerging infectious diseases in animals and humans with particular expertise in Leptospirosis diagnosis.
The methodology behind Linnodee’s tests include Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA), Agglutination Tests and Lateral Flow Tests.
Linnodee is an accredited organisation, working to ISO Standards 9001 and 13485.

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Our Events & Exhibitions

Mon 27th - Thur 30th January 2020 - Linnodee are delighted to be attending Arab Health 2020 at Dubai World Trade Centre from Mon 27th - Thur 30th January.

Arab Health 2019

Mon 3rd - Thursday 6th February 2020 - Linnodee are excited to be attending for the first time Medlab in the world trade centre Dubai we will be delighted to meet with our clients and we will be seeking new distributors for our leptospirosis kits, if you require a meeting please email our sales team.

Medlab 2020

Wednesday 5th February 2020 - Dairy-Tech is a dairy event tailored for the new generation dairy farmer, manager and technician, Cowslips are pleased to be attending this event which showcases ground-breaking technology.

Dairy-Tech 2020

Wednesday 13th - Saturday 16th May 2020 - Giltspur Scientific Ltd are delighted to be sponsors of the Dr E F Logan Small Horse Working Hunter class at Balmoral Show 2020. “General Amiro owned by Mrs Rachel Graham winner 2019”

Balmoral Show 2019

Wed 16th September 2020 - Cowslips will be exhibiting again at UK Dairy Day at The International Centre, Telford on Wednesday 16th September 2020. You can find us at stand L8 in the Ludlow Suite.

UK Dairy Day

September 29th - October 3rd 2020 - Giltspur Scientific Ltd. are delighted to be exhibiting at the World Dairy Expo in the Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI from 29th - October 3rd 2020.

World Dairy Expo

Mon 16th November - Thur 19th November 2020 - Linnodee are pleased to be visiting MEDICA, Dusseldorf from 16th November to 19th November 2020. Contact us directly prior to the event to schedule a meeting with one of our sales team.


Wednesday 20th November 2020 - Once again, Cowslips will be exhibiting and sponsoring the Best Livestock Stall Award at Agriscot 2020 at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh on Wednesday 20th November 2020.


Contact Info


Giltspur Scientific Ltd: +44 (0)2893 322040
Linnodee Diagnostics: +44 (0)2893 349329


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