Services Available

Small Animal:

The Hospital moved to a purpose built premises on UCD’s Belfield Campus in 2002, and since that time has strived to continually improve the facilities and equipment available.  We are proud that our equipment and facilities continue to be second to none, and they now include the following:

  • Full range of video endoscopic equipment
  • Diagnostic imaging suites including Radiography and Ultrasonography including Echocardiogra
  • Small animal MRI available on-site
  • Veterinary 16 slice with sliding gantry CT scanner in Ireland
  • Laser ablation
  • Iodine therapy
  • Clinical laboratories on site
  • Veterinary blood donor clinic
  • Animal Rehabilitation Clinic (ARC) - dedicated rehabilitation facility for small animals

The UCDVH is composed of a small animal area with dedicated surgical suites and intensive care facilities.


The UCDVH Equine Service has access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment:

  • Video endoscopy of the upper and lower airways, the gastrointestinal tract and the urinary tract 
  • A dedicated large animal diagnostic imaging suite 
  • Telemetric cardiology 
  • Specialist stalls are available for mares and foals
  • Padded stalls with capacity for a sling
  • A Clinical Pathology Laboratory on site 
  • A Microbiology Laboratory on site 
  • Separate isolation facility  


Facilities Equipment DI