Health Screening Tests

We have access to laboratories that can test for a wide variety of genetic conditions. As well, we can perform radiographs for certification of conditions such as hip and elbow dysplasia. At both clinics we have laboratory equipment for rapid testing of routine blood counts, blood chemistry, parvovirus testing, feline leukemia testing, and much more.

  • Von Willebrand’s Disease

    Knowing if your dog has this condition before an emergency situation arises can mean the difference between life and death. Similar to haemophilia in humans, von Willebrand’s disease can result…

  • Renal Dysplasia

    Renal dysplasia is a disorder in which the kidneys do not develop normally. It most commonly affects Shih Tzus, Lhasa apsos, and soft-coated wheaten terriers. Dogs usually become clinically ill…

  • Hip Dysplasia

    Canine hip dysplasia (abnormal development of the hip joint) begins when the hip joint in a young dog becomes loose or unstable. If left undiagnosed and untreated, this instability causes…