The large animal side of the UGA Veterinary Teaching Hospital offers both in-house and mobile veterinary services for horses, cattle, alpacas, llamas, goats, sheep and other farm animals. Our board-certified specialists, residents, interns, veterinary students and technical staff all work together to deliver exceptional veterinary care. 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.
A referral is not necessary to use any of the Hospital’s large animal services. To make an appointment, or for more information, please call 706.542.3223.
Providing x-rays, ultrasounds, CT scans and MRIs for the Hospital’s wide variety of patients and services using state-of-the-art equipment.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of animals needing urgent or emergency care for illness or injury.
This service travels to farms and stables in and around the Athens area, providing 24/7 emergency services and routine veterinary care for horses, cattle, alpacas, llamas, goats, sheep and other farm animals.
Specializing in the diagnosis and management of diseases affecting all the major organ systems (heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, nervous system, etc.).
Diagnostics, medical care and surgical care tailored to the specific needs of our cattle, alpaca, llama, goat, sheep, pig and other farm animal patients.
Offering comprehensive eye exams and all forms of microsurgery like cataract extractions, corneal transplants and trauma repair.
Whether it is a poor performance issue or a visible lameness, our veterinarians will work with you to diagnose the problem and provide specialized treatment options.
This service travels to dairy and beef operations throughout the state of Georgia, working closely with producers and their veterinarians to improve herd health.
Providing expertise and state-of-the-art surgical treatment and care for a wide variety of soft tissue and orthopedic issues including abdominal surgeries, standing minimally invasive surgeries and arthroscopies.
Offering both in-house and mobile reproductive assistance for all animals.