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Facilities

The total area for the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Hospital is 11570.3 square meters. There are one Experiment Barn, three Quarantine Buildings, twenty Experimental Animal Buildings, one Marine Aquafarm and Traditional Chinese Medicine Farm. Besides the electron microscopes, we provide all kinds of complete equipment for advanced veterinary clinical diagnosis, treatment and research. According to different fields of study, 17 laboratories and animal diseases diagnostic centers were established. 

 

◎laboratories:

The seventeen laboratories are aqua life diseases, poultry diseases, swine diseases, small animal diseases, large animal diseases, immunology and parasitology, laboratory diagnosis, comparative pathology, internal medicine and wildlife diseases, pharmacology, microbiology, molecular virology, physiology, zoology, surgery, anatomy, histology and veterinary clinical medicine. These laboratories are responsible for the study of diseases from a wide variety of animals as cattle, swine, poultry, aqua life, wildlife, small animal and many others.

◎Animal Hospital:

There are Division of Large Animal, Division of Small Animal, Division of Aquatic Animal, Division of Pathology, Division of General Laboratory and Division of Pharmacy. These places provide internships for the veterinary students and good diagnosis service for patients. 

◎Import Quarantine Center for Dogs and Cats:
        It is responsible for small animal quarantine that entered from the Kaohsiung airport.

 

◎Electron Microscopes:

The two sets of TEMs and three sets of SEMs are all placed in the Department of Veterinary Medicine.

◎The Juridical Person Lee Liang Yue Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science Cultural and Educational Foundation Library:

The books are donated by the Department of Animal Husbandry and the Association of Veterinary Alumni to compensate the lack of books in the school library. There are about five thousand volumes of books with more than one hundred Chinese Veterinary Journal and dozens of western magazines in the library.
 

◎Practice and Laboratory Animal Facilities:

There are several buildings for animal research and retainment.

◎Biotechnology Education Center:

This Center is under the Agricultural Faculty. It is now placed in the Department of Veterinary Medicine. The center focus on the education and research of biotechnology.