About the UGA Veterinary Hospital

Thank you for choosing the University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital for the care of your animal. We handle more than 25,000 small and large animal visits each year and offer 25+ specialty services, including a 24-hour emergency service. Our clinicians, residents, interns, veterinary students and technical staff will treat you and your animal with the utmost compassion and respect. We bring years of experience to each case, and because we are a teaching hospital, we have a vast and highly specialized knowledge base from which to draw answers.

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Our new, state-of-the-art facility

Providing exceptional animal care while training the next generation of doctors is the hallmark of our program. In order to continue this tradition of excellence, we built a new facility, located at 2200 College Station Road. Our new Hospital enhances our capability to deliver superior veterinary care while providing a safe and comfortable environment for you and your pet.

Learn more about our new facility.

Temporary Closing of UGA Large Animal Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Athens, Ga. – The University of Georgia Large Animal Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) is temporarily closed for quarantine for the equine herpes virus. However, we will continue to accept ruminants (cows, sheep and goats) and pigs on an emergency only basis. The Small Animal Veterinary Teaching Hospital, including the Community Practice Clinic, will remain open and will continue to receive appointments and emergencies for cats, dogs, exotics and wildlife.