In-House Laboratory Services
Madera Vet Clinic’s in-house laboratory allows us to perform a wide variety of testing that aids us in accurate diagnosis and treatment of your pets. Our high quality, cutting edge equipment gives us the ability to accurately diagnose a pet in many cases within 24 hours. Our professional staff includes those with advanced training as a Laboratory and Pharmacy Technician.
The tests that we are able to perform include, but are not limited to:
- Blood tests
- Test for viruses such as Feline Leukemia Virus, Parvovirus and others)
- Urine tests
- Skin scrapes
- Fecal examinations (typically used to test for tapeworms, roundworms, hookworms and other parasites)
- Ear cytology
- Mass cytology
- Pancreatitis testing
- Skin cytology
- Complete blood counts
- Blood gases
We also have additional resources for advanced outside laboratory services. Some tests require much more advanced technology than a local animal health clinic can provide, which include advanced test such as Bacterial and Fungal cultures, Comprehensive thyroid panels, Tick panels, Cytology, Histopathology and others.
As with any tests we recommend, our primary focus is on identifying and treating problems before they become life threatening or chronic conditions. In the event that the symptoms are advanced, we will provide the highest level of care to ensure the best outcome for the health and wellness of your pet.
A large part of successful treatment is early identification. Please give us a call today to schedule an appointment and we would be happy to help you today!