24 hour emergencies 01332 678333
24 hour referrals 01332 548911

Our team of experienced vets have the knowledge to look after your pet, no matter what species they are.

Our vets Sara, Bea and Luis have a particular interest in the veterinary care of exotic pets. They are able to see and treat a number of exotic pet species, including:

  • Small Mammals (e.g. rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice etc.)
  • Birds
  • Reptiles (e.g. tortoises, lizards, snakes etc.)
  • Amphibians
  • Arthropods
  • Fish

Call us on 01332 678333 to book an appointment for your pet 

If you are already registered with another vet and your pet needs more specialist care, we offer referral services for exotic pets with our Exotic Pet Specialist Sara Dias.

Veterinary Services For Exotic Pets

Our services for exotic pet species include:

  • Routine health checks & advice
  • Sexing
  • Claw clipping & beak trimming
  • Anorexic patient support & treatment
  • Medical investigations and treatment (e.g. Ultrasonography & Digital x-ray, nebulisation for respiratory diseases)

Surgical Procedures For Exotics

If your pet requires more than routine veterinary care, we can carry out a number of surgical procedures:

  • Impactions/blockages
  • Foreign body removal
  • Peritonitis treatment
  • Fracture fixation
  • Bladder stone removal
  • Traumatic wound treatment and closure
  • Exploratory laparototomy – tortoises, reptiles, birds
  • Reproductive disorder correction (egg binding, pre- & post-ovulatory follicles)

All animals that have undergone treatment will recover in our separate exotic pets ward.

Please contact us if you would like any further advice or information about things to consider when purchasing an exotic pet. 


Call 01332 678333

Speak to one of our friendly team about how we can help with your pet’s needs.



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