Large Animal Services
Large Animal Services

Large Animal Services

We offer all general and emergency on-farm health service for livestock including horses, cattle, sheep, alpacas. Our Equine Clinic and secure stable complex at Orange Veterinary Hospital enables 24 hour care for animals being brought to us or requiring surgery, treatment and nursing care.

We stock a comprehensive range of veterinary products at Orange Veterinary Hospital and Molong Veterinary Clinic for large animals including horse vaccines and drenches, cattle pink eye treatment, ram sedation and supplements.

Large Animal Services

Pregnancy Testing
Cattle pregnancy testing is a valuable tool to ensure that every cow on your property is working as hard as you are. Our Australian Cattle Vet accredited vets preg test using ultrasound always backed up by manual pregnancy testing as required. We supply tail tags and foetal ageing on request to give you accurate calving dates enabling strategic herd decisions.
Artificial Insemination
We can assist with issues that can arise during breeding, pregnancy and delivery. We perform artificial insemination with fresh, chilled and frozen (in horses) semen. We can perform in house progesterone testing, collect and assess semen.
Bull Soundness Exams
The health and fertility of bulls is critical. Our vets perform physical tests on bulls to ensure their soundness for a breeding operation. Conformation, structural soundness, semen, penis and testicle checks and performance capacity testing if required are services we offer on farm.
Herd Health Management Programs
An appropriate herd health program ensures proactive management of optimal animal health. Producers can work with our Veterinarians to plan a specific strong health program including vaccination protocols, breeding programs, disease control and biosecurity.
Equine Pre Purchase Exams
Buying a new horse is exciting but care must be taken to ensure a horse is fit for the purpose it is being purchased for ranging from a child’s pony through to a high level performance horse . A pre-purchase exam provides an objective and unbiased professional assessment of a horse enabling you to make an informed decision before you commit to buy.
Equine Reproduction Services
Buying a new horse is exciting but care must be taken to ensure a horse is fit for the purpose it is being purchased for ranging from a child’s pony through to a high level performance horse . A pre-purchase exam provides an objective and unbiased professional assessment of a horse enabling you to make an informed decision before you commit to buy.
Equine Lameness Exams
Lameness in horses can be a result of a number of contributing factors. We use modern technology such as radiographs and ultrasound to assist diagnosis of the cause of lameness and work together with owners and farriers to provide effective medical treatment and corrective shoeing to maximise successful outcomes.
Gelding
Gelding is the surgical removal of a horse’s testicle, gelding is the most common elective surgery performed on horses. We offer this surgery at Orange Veterinary Hospital or at your property.
Endoscopy
Endoscopy is a visual examination of internal organs and body parts without invasive surgery. It assists with diagnosis of ulcers, foreign bodies and breathing difficulties
24 Hour Emergencies
We are 24/7 vets. Our mixed practice vets share the after-hours call rotation ensuring there is always someone to answer your call in times of emergency or accident after hours.
“Obvious Love”

Great vets! They have obvious love for what they do. Won’t take our dogs and horses anywhere else.

– Mark, 5-Star Google Review

Orange Vet Hospital

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am - 12pm

Molong Vet Clinic

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 9am - 12pm
*By Appointment

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