The WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre's large animal clinical team includes board-certified surgeons who provide a range of soft tissue and orthopedic surgical procedures for large animals.

Surgical services include minimally invasive surgery, reconstructive surgery, oncologic surgery, laparoscopic and thorascopic surgery.

The Large Animal Surgery service performs elective surgery for:
  • castrations
  • dehorning
  • teeth extractions

More urgent cases seen by clinicians in the Large Animal Surgery Service may require hospitalization and more in-depth testing. The list includes:

  • displaced abomasum
  • caesarean sections
  • fracture repair