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Farm Animal Medicine & Surgery

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Surgery on a goat

The UTVMC Farm Animal Hospital provides specialized services in medicine, surgery and reproduction to all farm animals including dairy and beef cattle, sheep, goats, camelids, pigs as well as some large exotic species such as camels.

The service is run by a group of dedicated board certified specialists, residents, interns and technical staff. Appointments or consultations with a clinician can be made at any time during regular office hours.

Our areas of expertise:

  • cattle and swine lameness pet pig medicine and surgery
  • neonatal intensive care
  • orthopedic surgery
  • management of infertility

We have excellent facilities to handle all farm animals safely and securely and have state of the art equipment and diagnostic tools.

We strive to provide excellent patient care and rational treatment.

Our diagnostic equipment available:

  • endoscopy
  • ultrasonography
  • radiography and imaging
  • laparoscopy
  • hydrofloatation tanks for debilitated patients and down cattle
  • an intensive care unit

A team of experienced veterinarians specialized in internal medicine, surgery, reproduction, anesthesiology, and radiology provide the most comprehensive and advanced care available for farm animals.