Farm & Large Animals
Our hospital provides services for clients at their farms, or at the hospital for routine and surgical procedures.
Emergency Services Farm Animals
The Mill Bay Veterinary Hospital offers emergency services 24 hours per day 7 days a week for Large Animals. Please call Call 250 743 3223 and follow the prompts to page the Large Animal Veterinarian.
What type(s) of farm animals and services do you provide?
Beef Cows, dairy cows, pigs, goats, sheep, llamas and alpacas, chickens and ducks are included in our Large Animal Veterinarian rotations. We provide consultation for flock and herd health, nutrition, internal and external parasite control, and vaccination programs. Surgical procedure for elective surgery and emergency surgery can be provided at our hospital, or on the farm. Our Large Animal Veterinarians service the Dairy Herds on Southern Vancouver Island for the following: Herd Health, Reproduction Services, and Wellness Consultation. Emergency surgical procedures for Twisted Stomachs, Cesarean Sections, and bloat or elective surgery can be performed by any of our Large Animal Veterinarians.
What about equine services?
Equine Services include consultation for vaccination and wellness programs, internal parasite control, dental health and nutritional consultation. We have the ability to provide lameness exams including x-rays for our equine clients and use referral services as necessary. Pre-Purchase exams are offered to clients purchasing a new horse including x-rays if requested. Surgery for wound repair and other elective surgery can be performed by any of our Large Animal Veterinarians. Please call our hospital for bookings.