Cat Fecal Exam

Cat Fecal Exam

What is a cat fecal parasite screen?

A fecal test is a diagnostic tool.

What does a fecal parasite screen reveal?

In the hospital, we can perform fecal flotations to screen feces for parasitic worm eggs or protozoa.

How is a fecal parasite screen performed?

Fecal tests can be performed in house with a fecal sample, or a sample can be sent to the laboratory if needed.

What is the best method for collecting my cat’s stool?

You can pick it up a sample from the litter box with the least amount of litter present on it. For transport to the hospital, you can use a Ziplock type bag or pick up a fecal collection container from us.

How much does a cat stool test cost?

The cost can vary based on the tests required. Your Veterinarian will provide an estimate for you.


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