The University of the West Indies

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List of services

The following is a list of services provided at the School of Veterinary Medicine

 

Pet and Companion Animals

  • Health checks / vaccines
  • Spay & Castration
  • Hospitalization
  • Surgical Services
  • Radiology (X-rays)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Endoscopy
  • Dentistry
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Testing

Food Safety

  • Total Aerobic Plate count
  • Yeast and mould evaluation
  • Total & Faecal coliform count
  • Salmonella, Listeria and other bacterial testing
  • Antibiotic Residue (milk, milk products)
  • Chlorine residue (water)

Avian, Exotic Animals & Wildlife

  • Medical Treatments
  • Surgical Services
  • Radiology (X-rays)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Dentistry
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Testing

Horses/ Ruminants

  • Hospitalization
  • Surgical Services
  • Radiology (X-rays)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Intensive Care Monitoring (horses)
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Testing

Aquatic Animal Health

  • Site visit / Health Consultation
  • Necropsy / Forensic services
  • Microbiology testing
  • Blood testing
  • Histopathology
  • Toxicology
  • Water quality testing
  • Aquaponics / Aquaculture consultation
  • Surgical services
  • Care of aquatic / marine mammals (sea turtles, fish)
  • Sale of ornamental fish
  • Sale of organic produce (seasonal)

Diagnostic Veterinary Laboratory

  • Blood test – complete blood counts, liver & kidney function
  • Histopathology – tissue / tumour analysis
  • Necropsy / Forensic services
  • Parasitology – stool analysis, mange mite determination
  • Immunology – tick fever screening
  • Microbiology – bacterial and fungal culturing
  • Virology – canine parvovirus, feline AIDS
  • Toxicology – various chemicals & poisons testing

Ambulatory Services / Farm Visits

  • Poultry
  • Swine
  • Sheep
  • Goats
  • Cattle

Plastination

  • Preservation of organic tissue with silicone
  • Completely non-toxic
  • Perfect teaching aids for secondary and tertiary educators