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Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics

Welcome to the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics. If you have been looking for specialized care for your bird or exotic pet, look no further! We have you covered. At our unique hospital, we provide care to birds and exotics ONLY—no cats and dogs! We are the only bird and exotic veterinary hospital with a full-time, board certified bird specialist, Dr. Laurie Hess. Dr. Hess, who, with her two associates, Dr. Amanda Marino  and Dr. Alison Cummings are the only full-time veterinarians in Westchester County who are residency-trained in bird and exotic medicine and surgery.

What Sets Our Veterinary Bird & Exotic Pet Hospital Apart

At the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics, we provide comprehensive, cutting-edge care for birds and exotic pets in NY, CT, NJ, PA, and beyond. We utilize state-of-the-art technology, including digital x-rays, ultrasonography, CT scans, endoscopy, laser, and electrosurgery, providing the comprehensive care of a large hospital within the personalized setting of a small one.

Pets We Treat

We treat only birds and exotic pets at our hospital. Our patients include birds, rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice, gerbils, hamsters, degus, reptiles, amphibians, sugar gliders, hedgehogs, pot-bellied pigs, wallabies, kinkajous, fennec foxes, opossums, and more!

Our veterinarians are board-certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP)

They are members of:

The Association of Avian Veterinarians (AAV)

The Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV)

The Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV)