Tableland Veterinary Service can provide most services to the horse industry. There are occasions when a second opinion may be required or when a surgery cannot be performed at TVS. TVS uses a large range of specialists from all over Australia to discuss cases with. Difficult surgical cases, for e.g. things like arthroscopies may be referred to Dr Brad Dowling a registered specialist in equine surgery in Townsville.
In addition, radiographs, ultrasound images or videos can be sent to specialists for further opinion or advice.