Small Mammal Veterinarian
Rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, and other small mammals have become popular pets as increasing numbers of pet owners come to understand the unique bond that can form with one of these special creatures.
Just like cats and dogs, small mammals need some of the same routine wellness care.
Our staff of skilled professionals in Hohenwald is well-trained in the care of small mammals and can give you the information you need to keep your pocket pet looking and feeling great.
Experience & Training in Small Mammal Care
We know that caring for your small mammal requires special knowledge and experience, so rest assured that your small animal is in good hands at our hospital.
Our team is dedicated to providing exotic pets with proper care so they can have long and healthy lives. We are also here for you whenever your pets are not feeling well.
Our technicians are skilled when it comes to restraining pets without causing them anxiety. It is our goal to provide top care for your exotic pets with a stress-free visit.
FAQs for Care of Small Mammals
- What is an exotic mammal?
Exotic mammals are small animals including rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, hedgehogs, chinchillas, rats, mice, hamsters, and gerbils. Many exotic pets are prey species in the wild and consequently can be very good at hiding the signs of illness until it is quite advanced, which is why preventive veterinary care is so important.
- What can I expect at an exotic appointment?
When you bring your exotic mammal in for a routine exam, we will assess the overall health of your pet. We will perform a thorough physical examination, recommend the appropriate preventive care, and answer any questions you may have about your pet to help ensure their health and longevity.