Check Out Our Press

The Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics is so proud of our press features and we are pleased to share some of our favorites. We invite you to check out the variety of publications. Check out some of our more prominent news features, including our appearances on ABC News The Pet Show with Dr. Katy and our article in Bird Talk magazine. If you have any questions about our press appearances or articles, please contact us.

Our Press

  • Midday Fix: Exotic pet vet Dr. Laurie Hess – WGN Midday News Chicago, January 2017
  • Is a parrot a valuable witness to his owner’s murder? – FOX & Friends National TV, June 2016
  • Avoid Ailments – Bird Talk, 2015
  • Annual Parrot Nutrition Breakdown – Bird Channel (Bird-Talk Magazine Online), 2014
  • Caring for Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Ferrets, Pot-Bellied Pigs, and Wallabies – Parade.com, January 2014
  • Spring Means Yardwork for Hummingbird Watchers – CTPost.com. March 2013
  • Rising Westchester Professionals to Watch in 2013 – Westchester Magazine (914 INC), October 2012
  • A Day at the Learning Annex (Learning Annex NYC with VCBE – video series) – USTREAM
  • Brightly Colored & Healthy Treats Your Pet Bird Can’t Resist – Bird Channel (Bird-Talk Magazine Online)
  • Preventing Problems: Fun Ferrets Need Owners Who Keep Them Out of Trouble – Florida Weekly
  • Best Vets in the County – Westchester Magazine, February 2011
  • Ask Martha: Take a Walk on the Wild Side – Courier-Post, October 2014
  • The Pet Show – ABC News (WJLA), February 2014
  • The Pet Show – ABC News (WJLA), May 2014
  • Westchester Doctor Treats Exotic Pets – New York Newsday, March 2013
  • Guinea Pig Article – Healthy Pet; Summer 2012
  • Local Exotic Pet-Vet Reveals All – Bedford-Katonah Patch, January 2011
  • A Profession for the Birds: What It’s Like to Be a Vet for Exotic Pets – AOL (AOL Jobs Online)
  • Oh Rats! Woman Gets Debilitating Spams, but Pet Rat Senses Them – ABC News, June 2011
  • Bird Certified – Westchester Health & Life, April 2011
  • Local Vet Goes on Cable – Bedford Record Review, January 2011
  • Photo Gallery: Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics – Part I – DVM 360 News Magazine, May 2010
  • Bedford Vet Laurie Hess Answers Questions About Her Exotic Animal Practice – The Journal News, January 2010
  • Talk of the Town – In-Town Westchester Magazine, May 2008
  • Parrot Panic! – In-Town Westchester Magazine, April 2008
  • A Vet Who Knows What to Do With Exotic Pets: Dr. Laurie Hess; White Plains and Bedford – In-Town Westchester Magazine, August 2007
  • Giving Special Treatments to All Species: Veterinarian Travels Statewide to Assist in a Variety of Cases – The Journal News, November 2006
  • Our Guide to Pet Care in the Hudson Valley: “Dr. Do-a-lot_ – Hudson Valley Magazine, July 2006
  • Clip Bird? Winging it Won’t Do – New York Daily News, June 2004
  • Pet ER: Give Me a Scalpel and a Milk-Bone—Stat! – People Magazine, January 2004
  • Best Vets: Top Dogs in Animal Medical Specialties – New York Magazine, January 2004
  • Veterinary Center Cares for Exotic Pets – Bedford Record Review, April 2010
  • Forget Car Insurance, Does it Have Medicare? – New York Times, November 2009
  • Iguana Intervention – Rockland Magazine, April 2008
  • Your Bird, Your Money – Bird-Talk Magazine, September 2007
  • Find Out What Goes Into a Well-Bird Exam and More – Birds USA Magazine, September 2007
  • Are You Up for the Rewards of an Avian Companionship? Adopt a Pre-owned Parrot! – Country Living Magazine, September 2006
  • Exotic Pets Are Popular, But There’s a Problem: Finding a Hospital for a Sick Animal Can Be Difficult – USA Today, July 2005
  • There’s a Doctor in the House: Does Your Ferret Need a Physical? – The Journal News (Westchester), June 2004
  • Featured on Cover – Exotic DVM Magazine, August 2002
  • Hamsters: The Wheel Deal – New York Post, May 1999