Open 24-Hours a Day | Urgent care is open 6pm-8am every weeknight, all day on weekends and holidays.
For weekday daytime urgent care please call the hospital before coming for more information.

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Urinalysis and Fecal Exam

At Princess Animal Hospital, the two most common laboratory tests we do are urinalysis and fecal testing.

Why is a urinalysis beneficial for my pet?

When we process a urinalysis, our veterinarian is looking at many different elements to determine why your cat or dog is experiencing specific urinary issues. When the results come in, your veterinarian will thoroughly go through them with you and recommend the appropriate medication for the problem.

Why are fecal examinations suggested yearly?

By routinely submitting a fecal sample for testing, we can ensure that your cat or dog does not have intestinal parasites that could be contracted by yourself or your family members. For dogs specifically, although many are on deworming medication throughout the summer months, many parasites fall outside of our regular deworming programs (e.g. coccidia and giardia) that pose a zoonotic risk.

If you have any questions or feel your pet may need one of these tests, please give us a call at 613.634.7123.


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Last updated: April 26, 2022.

Dear Clients,

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



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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 Princess Animal Hospital