According to Ricardo Baptista, the hospital will function with "16 professionals, 24 hours per day, 365 days per year", and will be located next to the Municipal Pavilion of Santo Tirso.
"It is a fully equipped hospital unit, with a range of valences that will allow a complete coverage in the care of the most diverse pathologies that may arise in our patients, as well as routine consultations," he added.
This hospital unit has an area of one thousand square meters and represents an addition to the group CVST - Veterinary Centre of Santo Tirso, which will keep operating the clinic in Couto Santa Cristina and the Veterinary Center of São Tomé in São Tomé de Negrelos, reads the information available.
The inauguration of the hospital is scheduled for Tuesday, 11 January, at 10:30am.