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).

Due to the poor air quality from wildfires in Northern California, UC Davis main campus is closed. The Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital and Clinical Diagnostic Laboratories are open for continuity of patient care, but are unable to receive packages through regular mail (USPS), Monday - Wednesday, November 19-21, 2018. UPS and FedEx are unaffected, as they deliver directly to the veterinary hospital. Please do not ship packages through USPS for the duration of the campus closure.

The Clinical Diagnostics Labs will be closed Thursday-Friday, November 22-23, 2018, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Do not ship packages for delivery on those dates. We will reopen on Monday, November 26, 2018 at 8am 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 22 & 23 - Thanksgiving holiday
Monday & Tuesday, December 24 & 25 - Winter holiday
Monday, December 31 - New Years Eve
Tuesday, January 1 - New Years Day


9/20/2018: Updated EPM sample submission form (pdf)