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SMALL ANIMAL VETERINARY CARE
Exotics
If it hops, flies, scurries, or slithers, our exotic animal experts are ready to provide the highest levels of care.

Exotics

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Referral not required

Hospital hours

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday

Our emergency services are available 24 hours a day.

Whether your animal hops, flies, scurries, or slithers, our exotic animal experts are ready to provide the highest levels of care. Our team of veterinarians and veterinary technicians provides comprehensive primary care and sees referrals for all types of animals. Should your animal require specialized treatment, we work with other specialty services in the hospital.

We specialize in the care of a wide range of exotic animals

  • Birds such as parrots, finches, falconry birds, and backyard poultry
  • Small mammals such as ferrets, rabbits, rats, and guinea pigs
  • Reptiles and amphibians such as snakes and frogs

Care we offer

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  • Annual wellness visits and new pet exams
  • Advanced diagnostics and imaging
  • Emergency and critical care
  • Hospitalization and treatment in a dedicated exotics ward
  • Spays and neuters
  • Orthopedic and soft tissue surgery

Hospital Stories | Health Topics

Wildlife care takes wing

The injured, endangered bird was brought to the Washington State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in 2021, where veterinarian Marcie Logsdon (’08 Vet. Sci., ’12 DVM) took the lead on a tricky operation.

An absolute hoot

A feathery, weeks-old great horned owlet was recently reunited with its family by WSU veterinarians after falling from its nest last month on the Pullman campus.

Health Topics


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Grateful Client Giving

Honor your pet’s caregiver

“This is a place of miracles.”
-Anne Hensley, veterinary hospital client