Clare Oldfield

Veterinary Nurse at Birch Heath Veterinary Clinic, Birch Heath Road, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 9UU, UK

How to obtain a blood sample in reptiles via venepuncture

There are several aspects to consider when taking a blood sample from a reptile: A safe sample is 10% of total blood volume in the healthy reptile. Reptile blood volume equates to around 5–8% of...