New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
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Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA
New Bolton Center's Field Service treats small ruminants like goats and sheep.

Small Ruminant Field Service

New Bolton Center Field Service offers a variety of care options for small ruminants, including goats and sheep. We also offer an annual producer educational seminars. Please contact us for more information.

Field Service Food animal 400 tpIntroducing the Small Ruminant Wellness Program

From annual physicals to health certificates, New Bolton Center’s Small Ruminant Wellness Program provides comprehensive, on-farm preventative care for your small ruminant animals. Through a stronger Veterinarian-Client-Patient Relationship (VCPR), you can enjoy specialized care at a discounted price. 

  • A new, specialized care program geared to the specific needs of small ruminant animals - whether a companion, production, or show animal
  • Offers dedicated, continued care through open communication and a more engaged Veterinarian-Client-Patient-Relationship (VCPR)
  • More than just a wellness program: here to troubleshoot health problems and address emergencies through collaborative clinical expertise
  • Fill out a Wellness Program application today... Due by March 1, 2020, for this cycle.

Contact Field Service

  • For appointments,
    Monday- Friday, 8 am-5 pm
  • Phone: 610-925-6310
  • For emergencies (24 hours/ day, 7 days/ week 365 days/year):
  • Phone: 610-444-5800
  • FAX: 610-925-6803


  • Digital radiography

    Our multiple, state-of-the-art cordless digital radiography systems provide top quality field images that are then reviewed in house on specialized screens in our radiology viewing room.  A radiologist or surgeon is always available for consultation.

  • Ultrasonography

    On-farm ultrasounds for pregnancy diagnosis or ultrasonographic assessment for diagnosis of disease.

  • Preventative Care
    • Annual vaccination programs

    • Deworming protocols and fecal evaluations

    • Foot trimming and foot care

    • Annual physical examinations

    • Nutritional consultation

    • New herd additions - physical examinations and screening tests for infectious disease
  • Breeding Management
    • New buck and ram examination
    • Breeding soundness examinations on bucks and rams with board certified reproduction specialists

    • Screening tests available for CAE/OPP and Caseous Lymphadenitis
    • Castration and disbudding services for lambs and kids
    • Newborn physical examinations
    • Pregnant and lactational nutritional consultations
  • Producer Educational Seminars
    • Parasite Information

    • Foot Care and Foot Diseases

    • Common Diseases of Sheep and Goats

    • Neonatal Care
  • Camelid Care (Llama/Alpaca/Camel)
    • Annual physical examinations

    • Vaccination Protocols

    • Deworming protocols and fecal examinations

    • Screening tests for Mycoplasma haemolamae

    • Nutritional consultations

    • Pregnancy assessment and neonatal physical examinations
On-farm surgical procedures - castrations

    • Foot care