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Table 3 Saliva and serum cortisol concentrations (median and range) of the four groups

From: Salivary cortisol in healthy dogs: a randomized cross-over study to evaluate different saliva stimulation methods and their effects on saliva volume and cortisol concentration

   Ginger Bouillon Treat Control
Unit     
Saliva cortisol concentration – S0 nmol/l 0.4 (0.1–1.2) 0.4 (0.2–1.5) 0.4 (0.2–2.2) 0.4 (0.1–1.2)
Serum cortisol concentration nmol/l 15 (5–113) 20 (6–54) 20 (7–68) 21 (8–48)