The hospital is responsible for teaching and scientific research in the field of poultry and ornamental birds, reptile diseases, including the additional subjects and in relation to the investigation and treatment and hospitalization of animals. It also is responsible for the fulfillment of these tasks related administrative activities not included in other bodies of the University of Veterinary Medicine is entrusted.
The research focuses on both basic and applied research in the fields of biology and pathology of aquatic organisms and bees assign and extend currently primarily to the areas' diagnosis, etiology, therapy and prophylaxis of pathogen-related diseases "," non-specific immunity "," toxicological sensitivity biological laboratory test systems, "and" indication sublethal ecotoxicological criteria. The knowledge in the areas mentioned by the research activities of the employees of the institute developed. Scientific cooperation with domestic and non-university institutions, is being sought and offered.