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Cat 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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Last Updated: January 28, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we have made some important updates to our operating policies.

1. WE CAN NOW SEE ALL CASES BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

This includes vaccines, wellness exams, blood work, heartworm testing, spays and neuters, dental services, and more!

2. SAFETY MEASURES TO KEEP EVERYONE SAFE

3. OPERATING HOURS

We are OPEN with the following hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

NEW PET OWNERS

Have you welcomed a new furry family member to your home? We’d love to meet them! Visit our Must Know New Pet Owner Information page for useful resources and helpful recommendations for new pet owners.

Thank you for your patience and understanding and we look forward to seeing you and your furry family members again!

- Your dedicated team at Tantallon Veterinary Hospital