New Laboratory Equipment for Analysing Urine
We are very pleased to inform you that we have recently invested in the latest laboratory equipment
for analysing urine samples. Urine samples are easy and non-invasive to
obtain and urinalysis enables us to quickly assess for problems such as
kidney disease, liver disease, diabetes, urinary tract infections and
other lesions within the urinary tract such as bladder tumours and
The new analyser is called the "Sedivue".
It represents the latest in technology for the analysis of urine
samples and has only been available in the UK for a few months.
The Sedivue compliments our already extensive range of laboratory equipment. It means that we can diagnose and treat many problems within minutes if the situation demands it.
Free/Discounted Urine Tests
If your pet is a member of the Practice Health Plan, they are now entitled to one FREE urine test every year. We suggest bringing a urine sample with you to either the vaccination or 6 month health check appointments for a routine urine screen. The cost of this test is normally £32.00.
If your pet is over 8 years old and a non Health Plan member, we are offering DISCOUNTED urine tests at the time of vaccination. Just bring a urine sample with you to the vaccination and you'll only be charged the discounted rate of £18.00 (normally £32.00).
urine tests include gross examination, dipstick, specific gravity and
microscopic analysis via the new sedivue analyser and represent great