Which labs can test nutrition with blood work?

My vet is unfamiliar with the Nutritional Blood Test. Will Antech perform this test?

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    By: Erika Raines El Segundo, CA

    Replied on 04/19/2011

    The Nutritional Blood Test is simply a complete blood count and chemistry panel with specific nutritional recommendations based on the results of the labwork. The same blood tests will be done if your veterinarian submits a blood sample to Antech for a complete blood count and a chemistry panel. If you are interested in the custom blended supplement powder that this company is marketing with this blood test, you can request that your veterinarian perform a Google search for the "nutritional blood test" and the resulting web pages should give them the information they need to perform the test for you. If, however, you are looking for quality holistic care for your pet, you should seek a holistic veterinarian in your area as they will be more than willing to partner with you in supporting your animal's health with various nutritional supplements.

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