Primary Care

In-House Laboratory

Desert Inn Animal Hospital has a state-of-the-art, in-house laboratory to process samples and bring our veterinarians critical diagnostic lab results and health screenings for the benefit of Las Vegas’ pets.

How soon do lab results get completed?

Depending on the test being done, lab results can be completed within minutes of the sample being brought into our lab. For more advanced testing, we maintain a close relationship with an area laboratory that provides us with lab results usually within one business day.

Why do healthy pets need lab tests?

In the wild, animals hide their illnesses or injuries so they do not attract predators. Pets are able to hide the subtle signs of illness from their owners exceptionally well. Regular blood tests and laboratory screening is the best way for our veterinarians to monitor a pet’s condition and detect changes early so disease can be caught and successfully treated.

Our lab is equipped to process many different types of samples and to perform a wide variety of specific tests, including:

Desert Inn Animal Hospital’s state-of-the-art veterinary diagnostic lab allows our doctors to provide the most accurate and timely lab reports to help restore pets to excellent health.