Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Large Animal Appointments & Emergencies

Field Services

Field Services provide on-the-farm primary and emergency patient care and preventive health care programs to horses and food animals within a 35-mile practice area of Blacksburg. We provide on-farm consultation to veterinarians outside the 35-mile radius.

Field Service appointments

Scheduled Monday - Friday from 8 am to 5 pm by calling:

  • 540-231-9042 for Equine Field Services
  • 540-231-9041 for Food Animal Field Services

Field Service emergencies

For an emergency requiring a visit, call anytime, 24-hours a day:

  • 540-231-9042 for Equine
  • 540-231-9041 for Food Animal

Large Animal Hospital Services

Large Animal Hospital Services provide primary and emergency patient care and preventive health care programs to horses and food animals within a 35-mile practice area of Blacksburg. Patients from outside a 35-mile radius of the hospital must be referred by their veterinarian. Either the referring veterinarian or the client may establish the appointment time.

Large Animal Hospital appointments

Scheduled Monday - Friday from 8 am to 5 pm by calling 540-231-9043

Large Animal Hospital emergencies

For emergencies, please call anytime, 24-hours a day 540-231-9043