Avian and Exotic Vet - San Diego: Medicine for Birds and Exotics

The goal of our Avian + Exotic Service is to provide superior medical and surgical care to a wide varietry of family pets, other than dogs and cats. This service is available for appointments Monday through Friday during regular business hours. The Emergency Medicine Service provides emergency care for "special species" patients 24 hours, 7 days per week.

Services provided include:

  • Geriatric examination
  • Health assessment
  • Medical management
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Radiography
  • Behavioral consultation
  • Dentistry
  • Soft tissue and orthopedic surgery
  • Ultrasonography
  • Laparoscopy/endoscopy
  • Emergency care

Species Assisted:

  • Birds: parrots, softbills, waterfowl, birds of prey
  • Exotic small mammals: rabbits, rodents, ferrets, hedgehogs
  • Reptiles: snakes, lizards, turtles and tortoises
  • Amphibians: toads, frogs, salamanders
  • Fish: koi, goldfish, aquarium fish (fresh and salt)
  • Primates
  • Invertebrates
  • Wildlife
  • And many more

The Avian + Exotic Service was established with the ambition of providing the best veterinary care to “the rest of the family”. Utilizing a team of internists, surgeons, emergency clinicians and specialist in avian medicine, the PESC will provide the excellent medical and surgical care your pet deserves.