Procedures & Diagnostics

Think of a veterinary house call visit in the same way as you think of a visit to any veterinary facility.

House calls are appropriate for:

Comprehensive physical exams

Blood tests

Urine tests

Fecal tests

Skin tests (allergy testing, skin scrapes, cytology)

Eye examinations and tests

Bacterial and fungal cultures

Fine needle aspirates of lumps


Administration of subcutaneous fluids


Ear cleanings and cytology tests

Foxtail removal (simple)

Nail clipping

Anal gland expression