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Fecal Services for Cats

Cat Fecal Exam

What is a cat fecal parasite screen?

A fecal parasite screen is a test of the cat’s feces in order to see if they have a parasitic infection.

What does a fecal parasite screen reveal?

The fecal test will reveal if the cat has a parasitic infection.

How is a fecal parasite screen performed?

The stool is processed, strained and viewed under a microscope for eggs. We do not look for the parasite worm but the eggs that the parasites produce in the feces.

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

Scoop out the litter box to ensure a clean environment. Check every couple of hours for a fresh sample and place the sample in the container provided by your regular veterinarian. Some clinics will suggest getting three samples, other times one sample will be sufficient. Your veterinarian will be able to tell you what is required for your pet’s specific needs and care.

How much does a cat stool test cost?

Prices vary based on what the testing is for. Please feel free to contact us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for further information.

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2018 readers choice awards certificate for Clarkson Village Animal Hospital

2018 Readers' Choice Awards Winner!

We are so happy to announce that we have won the 2018 Reader’s Choice Award in Mississauga in the category of Best Veterinary Hospitals! This award is very special to us as the voting is done by the community and our clients. We would like to thank every person who took the time to vote, or even took the time to share your experience with someone else.

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Last updated: August 30, 2021

Dear Clients,

With recent changes to restrictions on businesses, we are pleased to advise that we are deemed an essential service and operating under Covid-19 Policy.

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. ONLINE STORE AND HOME DELIVERY

Use our online store and have your food and pet essentials delivered directly to your home. To place an order through our online store, visit our website and click on "Online Store".

4. ONLINE CONSULTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE

If you wish to connect with a veterinarian via message, phone or video, visit our website and follow the "Online Consultation" link.

5. OPERATING HOURS

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

IMPORTANT NOTICE - OVERNIGHT CLOSURES
We will be closing overnight care for September 2021. Our operating hours for the month of September will be 7:00am - 8:00pm.

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 Clarkson Village Animal Hospital