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About the Large Animal Teaching Hospital

On the 18th of February 2008 the University Hospital for Large Animal moved from the old historic buildings at Frederiksberg to the new hospital in Taastrup.

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:

The Hospital collaborates with the University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Sciences in areas such as clinical pathology, microbiology and pathology.