PERPETUATE's fee for culturing, cryopreserving, genotyping and first year's storage of a cell line is $1200 for cats, dogs and horses. Thereafter the annual storage fee is $120 for all animals.


If PERPETUATE fails to develop a cell line there is a minimal non-refundable charge of $900.


Non-Viable Tissue Preservation


PERPETUATE can and does cryopreserve non-viable tissue without attempting to culture the tissue. The fee for cryopreserving non-viable tissue and first year's storage is $500. Thereafter the annual storage fee is $120.


PERPETUATE offers weekend genetic preservation service by special arrangement if you can deliver your animal's tissue to Worcester, Massachusetts on Saturday or Sunday. An additional fee of $150 is charged for weekend processing. For weekend service call 508-641-7775 or email


PERPETUATE accepts checks, credit cards, PayPal, money orders, international bank drafts, and wire transfers.

"Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man. Just as one wants happiness and fears pain, just as one wants to live and not die, so do other creatures."

— His Holiness The Dalai Lama