Primary Care

In-House Laboratory

One of the most important aspects of any preventative or emergency procedure is to be able to analyze how well your pet's internal organs are functioning. On site evaluation and diagnosis of a pet's condition can be invaluable to his or hers well being.

In emergency situations, stat blood analysis can be the difference in saving a pet's life. For non emergency evaluations, an in house lab means you won't have to wait any longer than necessary for test results.

This is why VCA Magnolia By The Gulf maintains a full state of the art in house laboratory. In house testing is easy, painless and provides the Doctor with immediate information regarding you pet's health status.

We offer:

  • Complete bloodwork, chemistries, electrolytes, blood gases
  • Urinalysis with sediment exam
  • Cytology of skin and ear samples
  • Intestinal and heartworm testing
  • Parvo testing
  • Thyroid screening
  • Bile acids
  • Feline leukemia and AIDS testing

We also have a variety of outside labs for certain specialized diagnostic testing and consultation.