Large Animals Vet Care in Jesup
As a farmer or producer, you need to ensure the long-term health of your livestock and large animals — and the stability of profits.
Our experienced vets at Wolfe Animal Hospital are here to help by offering both ambulatory and in-house services.
Ambulatory services can be provided for farms within our service radius of 20 miles. We also offer a diverse selection of in-house services and on-call emergency care. Please contact us with any questions about your specific circumstances or to schedule an appointment.
Experience in Large Animal Care
Our large animal vets in Jesup provide compassionate care, with an eye on health and safety for both animals and their caretakers, who range from breeders to producers and farmers.
Our services for large animals include:
- Routine exams
- Annual vaccinations to vaccinate herds against disease (W. Nile EWT + Flu/Rhino, Strangles, & Rabies)
- Lameness evaluations and treatment for injuries
- Pregnancy checks
- Health certificates
- Coggins Testing
- Herd & Stable Management Program development
Whether you need to visit our vets or have them come to you, we are always here to provide guidance, advice, and effective diagnostics and treatment.
FAQs about Large Animal Services
- Which animals do you specialize in treating?
We specialize in treating horses and cattle, sheep, pigs, and goats.
- What can I expect at an appointment for my large animal?
When we assess your large animal during a routine exam, we will check your animal's general health. A full physical examination will be conducted and appropriate preventive care recommended. We'll also take time to address any questions or concerns you may have regarding your pet to help ensure their health and longevity.
- Do you make farm calls?
Yes. We make farm calls for emergencies as well as routine health and reproductive issues such as wellness exams, health certificates, pregnancy palpation, dystocias, calf deliveries and C-sections, Breeding Soundness Evaluations (BSEs), equine wellness plans, and more.
- Can you assist with reproductive health needs?
Yes. We are trained in identifying, monitoring, and managing reproductive health needs such as castrations, pregnancy palpation and dystocias, calf deliveries, and C-sections.
- Are you able to perform surgery?
Yes, we perform dental procedures, soft tissue surgery, dehorning, castrations, and calf deliveries / C-sections.
- Will my animal need anesthesia? Is your staff trained to administer anesthesia to large animals?
Your large animal's anesthetic needs will change based on its size, breed and the surgical procedure being performed. Your veterinarian is experienced in administering anesthetics for large animals.
We can advise you how much your animal will need depending on its circumstances and will have you sign a consent form before administering any anesthetic.
- How long before I can have my animal return to its routine?
Depending on your animal's specific circumstances surrounding a surgical procedure or health requirements, your veterinarian will advise when you can return your animal to its routine.