Blood tests are an essential part of diagnosing what is ailing your pet, just as they are in human medicine. Blood tests can tell the veterinarian a myriad of things, from whether your pet is dehydrated to whether he or she has anemia, liver/ kidney dis, Diabetes to whether your cat or dog is suffering from certain cancer.
Common blood tests used by veterinarians
1 General wellness which checks for liver/ kidney/ endocrine/ metabolic diseases
2 Heartworm test
3 Tick borne diseases test
4 Tests to diagnose Infectious diseases