In House Lab Work
Aardvark Animal Hospital offers our own in-house veterinary laboratory service. We pride ourselves in having state -of -the -art Idexx machines that will be able to diagnosis quickly and accurately. We are able to provide high-quality testing for routine lab work or testing that identifies specific disease. In other cases where immediate results are not needed we utilizes an outside Lab called Idexx Laboratory for various options. Results available during the veterinary patient visit for improved pet owner understanding and compliance.
Catalyst One Chemistry Analyzer
The Catalyst One Chemistry Analyzer is designed to analyze serum, plasma, whole blood, or urine samples in one run with one sample. Chemistry and electrolyte results are available in only 8 minutes, and total T4 in as little as 15 minutes. This gives us a chance to discuss any information with you that is a concern and answer any questions about testing/results that may have. An expanding menu of 31 test include advanced diagnostic, like frutosamine, phenobarbital, urine P:C ratio, and SDMA.
ProCyte Dx Hematology
The ProCyte Dx analyzer provides a complete red blood cell analysis, including reticulocyte and platelet counts, and advanced five-part white blood cell differential in just 2 minutes. Dot plots used as a visual representation of the complete blood count (CBC) for easy interpretation and validation of results.
SediVue Dx Urine Sediment Analyzer
VetLab UA Analyzer
The VetSat Electrolyte and Blood Gas Analyzer helps our staff make more informed and confident fluid therapy choices in as little as two minutes. This allows us to go over different choices with you during your visit, so you are more understanding of your fur-babies result.
This very helpful Idexx machine, test for heartworm disease and tick transmitted pathogens with just one simple blood sample. We recommend to get this test done annually to prevent your fur-baby from getting heartworm disease or other pathogens.