The GI Lab will close early Friday Dec 23 and remain closed
through Monday Dec 26.
We will be open on Tuesday Dec 27 through Dec 30. FedEx and UPS
will not deliver on Dec 26 and January 2.
Please remember we are never here on weekends to accept
shipments so plan and ship your samples with that in mind,as well
as the FedEx and UPS holiday schedule.
The GI Lab at Texas A&M University provides specialized
testing services to help veterinarians diagnose and treat
gastrointestinal diseases in dogs and cats.
These tests may help in the management of pets with vomiting,
weight loss, diarrhea, loss of appetite, or poor body
All samples must be submitted by a veterinarian. Veterinary
specialists in Internal Medicine certified by the American College
of Veterinary Internal Medicine are available for consultation to
discuss interpretation of test results with submitting
veterinarians, and their implications for patient management.
We cannot give advice directly to pet owners due to licensure
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