Welcome to the Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois

College of Veterinary Medicine at Illinois

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Through its seven academic sections, The Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine conducts discovery, instruction and service relevant to


  • • companion animals;
  • • horses;
  • • food and fiber animals;
  • • exotic, wildlife and zoological species.


We are dedicated not only to animal health and welfare, but to improvement of human and environmental wellbeing through


  • • improved understanding of the human-animal bond,
  • • food production systems and
  • • ecosystem health.