About the Large Animal Teaching Hospital
On 18 February 2008, the University Hospital for Large Animals moved from the old historic buildings at Frederiksberg Campus to the new hospital at Taastrup Campus.
Patients are offered the best possible care by recognizing and applying new knowledge to improve the health, treatment and control of diseases. In the hospital veterinary students are trained to the highest professional level through research-based teaching.
The hospital is part of the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences.
The context for education and training of the next generation of veterinarians is provided in areas of medicine, surgery and reproduction in large animals. The Hospital has extensive cooperation with domestic and foreign institutions and veterinary clinics.
The University Hospital for Large Animals has the following sections:
- A modern, specialized equine hospital
- Large animal mobile practice
- Education section with fully equipped operating theatres
The Hospital collaborates with the University's Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences in areas such as clinical pathology, microbiology and pathology.