Laboratory Services and Facilities
Going where the eye cannot see :
By having our own on-site laboratory equipment we are able to access test results very quickly to aid us in the diagnosis and treatment of your pet. Our in house lab services include :
- Microscopy - skin scrapings and swabs for parasite and microbe analysis.
- Urinalysis - Urine testing for crystals and chemical analysis.
- Haematology - red and white blood cell counts and differential cell analysis.
- Blood biochemistry - liver, kidney , pancreas , muscle enzyme analysis.
- Skin scraping and cytology evaluations - advanced dermatology diagnosis.
- Fine needle aspirates - skin tumour evaluation.
- Parvovirus, feline leukaemia and Giardia testing.
Occasionally some conditions require the specialist services of external labs. We have established relationships with these referral labs.