Fecal Exam

Fecal testing is a simple way to check for the presence of intestinal parasites in cats.

What is a cat fecal parasite screen?

A fecal parasite screen is looking at a stool sample and examines for the presence of parasite eggs.

What does a fecal parasite screen reveal?

It can reveal the presence or absence of internal parasites in the form of eggs.

How is a fecal parasite screen performed?

We use a sample of collected feces and look at it under the microscope.

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

Scooping from the litter box is fine. Ideally, bring in a sample when it is just a few hours old.

How much does a cat stool test cost?

If you think your cat needs to have their feces examined, please give us a call for more information.


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