Why Fecal Tests Are Important for Dogs

 Fecal tests detect intestinal parasites like giardia, worms, coccidia.

Check for Parasites  

 Cultures identify bacterial infections such as salmonella or E. coli.

Identify Bacteria  

Stool checks can reveal fat and enzyme levels pointing to pancreatic problems.

Pancreatic Issues

 Fecal testing shows if treatments for parasites, IBD, etc. are working.

Monitor Medications 

Loose stools, vomiting warrant a fecal exam to uncover the cause.

 Diarrhea or Vomiting

Vets recommend an annual fecal test to catch issues early.

Baseline Screening

Multiple fecal tests are part of routine puppy wellness checks.

Puppy Protocol

Normal and Not Normal for Your Dog’s Poop