Cat Fecal Exam
The best way to see what parasites your cat has is by testing its feces.
What is a cat fecal parasite screen?
Your cat’s stool sample will be checked for parasite eggs, which will help your doctor decide the best treatment.
What does a fecal parasite screen reveal?
Internal parasites such as hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms.
How is a fecal parasite screen performed?
Your cat’s stool is mixed with a unique solution and then spun in a centrifuge. The technician will then look at it under a microscope for internal parasites.
What is the best method for collecting my cat’s stool?
A fresh sample from your cat’s litter box is the best way. It can be brought to the hospital in a baggy.
How much does a cat stool test cost?
Please give us a call to discuss pricing.