The urine collection struggle is extremely real

At Colorado State's SOURCE, "You're in for a wait on the National Western animal well-being team."

And yes, urine testing is a VERY important diagnostic tool in all areas of medicine. One of the questions we virtually always ask at the very beginning of any office visit is "Is your pet drinking or urinating more than usual?" The fancy term we use for this is "polyuria/polydipsia" or simply "PU/PD."