Penn Vet | Clinical Services
New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
Emergencies & Appointments:
Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA
Using the Recovery Pool System

New Bolton Center Clinical Services

New Telehealth Service in Response to COVID-19

New Bolton Center is providing no-cost telehealth consultations to our referring veterinarians affected by travel restrictions. We are also offering telemedicine to our Field Service clients.

New Bolton Center Updates Regarding COVID-19

Please check our New Bolton Center COVID-19 Updates to learn about the latest changes in policies and procedures at New Bolton Center related to COVID-19.

From a diagnostic evaluation in the equine performance arena to radiology, surgery, recovery and rehabilitation, New Bolton Center provides comprehensive veterinary treatment for horses, cattle, camelids, pigs, goats, sheep and other large animals. 

The Hospital provides both inpatient and outpatient services, handling nearly 4,900 visits annually. The William Boucher Field Service, which provides on-farm clinical care, treats more than 38,000 animals a year.

Clinical Services

  • Hospital Services


    The Anesthesia Service at New Bolton Center is integrated in the Section of Emergency, Critical Care and Anesthesia.

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    The cardiology group at New Bolton Center specializes in assessing the significance of heart murmurs or arrhythmias detected in a prepurchase setting, their impact on performance and the evaluation and treatment of horses and other large animals with a wide variety of cardiac arrhythmias and diseases.

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    Emergency & Critical Care

    Penn Vet’s New Bolton Center offers one of the nation’s few Emergency & Critical Care programs for large animals, with a team of dual board certified specialists, specifically trained in emergency/critical care, surgery and medicine.

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    Equine Behavior Clinic

    Our behavior team conducts consultations, receives appointments, and provides on-farm visits to help clients diagnose and treat behavior issues.

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    Farrier Service

    Our behavior team conducts consultations, receives appointments, and provides on-farm visits to help clients diagnose and treat behavior issues.

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    Foaling Service

    At New Bolton Center, we have the kind of foaling care you need, whether you are expecting a normal birth from a healthy mare, or if you are concerned about a high-risk foaling experience.

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    Our imaging services comprise:

    Internal Medicine

    The Internal Medicine Service is comprised of board-certified specialists in large animal internal medicine who are recognized internationally for their expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of large animal medical disorders.

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    Neonatal Intensive Care

    The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is designed to accommodate the special needs of the critically ill neonate as well as pregnant animals at increased risk for complications and provide their babies with lifesaving critical care beginning even before birth.

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    Our neurology service evaluates, diagnoses, and treats large animal patients with a broad array of diseases that either primarily or secondarily affect the nervous system. If your animal is expriencing neck or back pain, issues with balance, muscle atrophy, weakness, tremors, swallowing, deafness or blindness, a neurological examination might help to identify and diagnose your animal's potential disorder.

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    The Ophthalmology Service at New Bolton Center provides complete ocular examination and diagnostics including slit lamp biomicroscopy, tonometry, ophthalmoscopy, ocular ultrasound, and electroretinography.

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    The Reproduction Service provides comprehensive reproductive services for mares and stallions from natural breeding to advanced assisted reproductive techniques like embryo and oocyte transfer, among others.

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    Sports Medicine

    Our team of experts supports the equine athlete with the best approaches in structural, physiological, medical, and surgical treatment options. Our goal is to restore normal form and function after injury or illness of the sport horse from adolescence through retirement.

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    Our Surgery Service provides sophisticated services by world-renowned, board-certified surgeons with expertise in equine orthopedics, utilizing techniques such as arthroscopy, endoscopy, laparoscopy, laser and cryo-surgery.

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  • Field Service (Farm Calls)

    Equine Field Service

    Our services are provided by, or in consultation with, two boarded specialists on staff (boarded internist, boarded equine practitioner) as well as access to consultation with all of the in hospital specialists including our ophthalmologist, surgeons and theriogenologists.

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    Food Animal Field Service

    The food animal ambulatory practice provides services in herd health and preventative herd health through sick animal management, diagnostic and clinical pathology, record analysis and protocol development. We also offer reproductive management services.

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Diagnostic Services