Diagnostic Lab Services

Our in-house full service laboratory facilities provide for blood chemistry, hematology, serology, urinalysis, cytological, bacterial culture and parasite testing.
Our laboratory allows us to obtain immediate point-of-care lab results in the event that your dog or cat's illness necessitates immediate diagnosis and/or treatment.
The Burlington Veterinary Center also partners with Idexx and several other commercial veterinary laboratories for specialized as well as routine testing.

The Burlington Veterinary Center is equipped with state of the art machinery that enables the doctors to assess blood chemistries in a matter of minutes. In house bloodwork is a powerful diagnostic tool often utilized for critical and sick patients in our hospital.  The laboratory is also equipped to assess cytology's in hospital of fecal, ear, and skin specimens using a high definition microscope.

Burlington Veterinary Center

 17 Covey Rd. Burlington, CT 06013 / USA  1-860-675-6009

Office hours

  • Monday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Wednesday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Sunday Closed


Emergencies during office hours will be seen right away. Please call ahead. After hours please contact either:

Veterinary Emergency Center
135 Dowd Ave, Canton, CT 06019
Open 24/7/365
Avon Veterinary Emergency Referral
9 Avonwood Road Avon, CT 06001
Open Mon – Thurs 5 pm–8 am
Fri 5 pm – Mon 8 am
24 Hours on Holidays

About Us

Our facility is conveniently located in Hartford County and is easy to get to by interstate highway and major state roads while maintaining its pet friendly and relaxing rural setting.