Research Projects

The Urinary Stone Analysis laboratory will be officially ending its urinary stone analysis service on July 31, 2020.  We will no longer be accepting any new submissions for analysis afteJULY 17, 2020.  Please make note of this date as we will not be able to return samples to you if they are received after this date. Click here for more information (pdf)

Research Projects

We are committed to helping understand and manage small animals with lower urinary tract disorders. We have several research projects underway investigating several problematic lower urinary diseases in both cats and dogs. If you need more information regarding these studies or wish to inquire about enrolling your pet in any of our clinical trials, please contact the lab at stonelab@ucdavis.edu or Dr. Jodi Westropp at jlwestropp@ucdavis.edu. She can also be reached at the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital at: 530-792-1393.