Exotic Mammal Health Examinations

Our veterinarians are experienced in providing specialized care and treatment for exotic companion mammals, including, but not limited to: rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, rats, hamsters, gerbils, hedgehogs, degus and sugar gliders. We understand their specialized physiology and are aware of their unique health needs and can provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services, as well as counselling on nutrition, behaviour, and general care. These unique animals can be enjoyed by people of all ages, but many may not be suitable for everyone. Book an appointment with our Toronto clinic to help us start your research on whether a specific species is right for you!

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    Exotic Mammal Nutritional Guidance

    Hedgehogs, rabbits and rats! Oh my! There are so many different exotic mammals kept as pets. And different mammals frequently have different dietary requirements. Your veterinarian can help ensure that…

  • Rabbits


    Rabbits are susceptible to a variety of diseases and conditions, including overgrown teeth, hairballs, parasites, and cancer. They also tend to hide signs of illness or pain. Contact our Toronto…

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    Guinea Pigs, Chinchillas, Hamsters and Gerbils

    Just because they’re small doesn’t mean they can’t benefit from veterinary attention. Teeth, which grow continuously in guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters and gerbils, may require trimming.  We can provide dietary or…

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    You can help keep your ferret healthy by bringing him or her in for an exam once a year. That way, we can monitor any changes that occur in your…

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    Other Exotic Animals

    Although a lot of information regarding exotic animals is widely available on the Internet, it is often difficult to determine what sources to trust. You can rely on our experienced…