Veterinary Teaching Hospital

Food Animal Field Service

Large Animal Field Services

For appointments & emergencies, please call: 540-231-9041

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

Services Available

  • An integrated approach to the identification, solution and prevention of health problems in herds and flocks
  • Programs designed and monitored to economically improve animal health and productivity
  • Individual food animal medicine, surgery, and reproductive services in the field and a 24-hour emergency service
  • Field radiology

Fees are charged for professional services, mileage, pharmaceuticals, biologics, supplies, and laboratory submissions. Written recommendations are provided to producers and referring veterinarians.

Food Animal Field Services Personnel