Exotics

TBVH is not limited to dogs and cats! Pets come with different kinds of fur and also feathers, scales, and shells. For various exotic animal species and their routine healthy checkups, nutritional and husbandry counseling, and common minor to moderate illnesses or injury, we can make an appointment with a TBVH doctor able to help. Some of the species we will see include:

  • Birds:
    • Parakeet / budgie
    • Cockatiel
    • Parrot, Lovebird
    • Cockatoo
    • Macaw
  • Small Mammal
    • Ferret
    • Rabbit
    • Gerbil
    • Hamster
    • Guinea Pig
    • Rat
    • Mouse
    • Chinchilla
    • Sugar Glider
  • Reptile, Amphibian
    • Non-venomous snakes e.g. python
    • Turtle
    • Iguana
    • Bearded Dragon
    • Chameleon

Note: For more serious injury or illness, or special but routine procedures, we refer to Dr. Lauren Powers, Dipl. ABVP (Avian, Exotic Small Mammal) at Carolina Veterinary Specialists Huntersville: 12117 Statesville Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, 704.949.1100 http://www.carolinavet.com/vet-locations/huntersville-nc/

Note: Species which we will not see include but are not limited to:

  • Non-human primates
  • Bats
  • Wild mammals
  • Venomous snakes