Clinical Laboratory Services

Clinical Laboratory Services

Clinical Laboratory ServicesClinical Laboratory Services

Welcome to the UC Davis VMTH Clinical Diagnostic Laboratory Services. Our services include: Clinical Chemistry, including Urinalysis, Endocrinology, and Coagulation, Cytology, Hematology and Hematopathology, Immunology and Virology, Microbiology (Bacteriology / Mycology), and Parasitology.

Central Laboratory Receiving (CLR) hours: 8:00 am to 8:30 pm Monday through Friday (except holidays, PST). or 530-752-VMTH (752-8684)

FedEx Reduced Price Shipping Program for veterinarians and veterinary clinics.

Sample Submission form (fillable pdf)

Please note: Certain tests require alternate submission forms, listed on the Forms & Guidelines page.


Upcoming holiday laboratory closures
Thursday & Friday, November 28 & 29 - Thanksgiving holiday
Tuesday & Wednesday, December 24 & 25 - Winter holiday
Tuesday, December 31 - Winter holiday
Wednesday, January 1 - Winter holiday


6/27/2019: Laboratory pricing will be updated beginning July 1, 2019.
6/27/2019: Shipping Program - beginning with samples tendered to FedEx on 7/1/2019, base price for each package will be $26.
5/21/2019: As of May 30, 2019, UC Davis will no longer offer Bartonella culture or serology.