Our hospitals The Veterinary Medical Center treats small, companion animals, farm and exotic animals, and horses with four distinct hospitals. The Veterinary Medical Center is comprised of: Large Animal Hospital The Large Animal Hospital provides specialized services to bovine, camelid, pet pigs, sheep, goats, and occasional zoo animals to the Twin Cities and surrounding areas. Lewis Small Animal Hospital Providing the area's most comprehensive care for companion animals including specialty, emergency, urgent, and primary care. Piper Equine Hospital The Piper Equine Hospital provides the Twin Cities' region's most comprehensive, cutting-edge, and compassionate care for your horse. West Metro Equine Practice The West Metro Equine Practice provides high quality routine and emergency ambulatory care for horses in the West Metro and surrounding area.