Exotic Pets

Metairie Small Animal Hospital has been devoted to health maintenance and emergency care in the New Orleans metropolitan area for over 65 years. We offer comprehensive care for your pet 24/7, 365 days a year. Our services range from wellness exams and house calls to boarding and surgical procedures – and everything in between. If you have questions about any of our services, please don’t hesitate to call and one of our receptionists will be more than happy to assist you.
MSAH welcomes pets of all kinds including exotic pets such as iguanas, snakes, birds, hamsters, guinea pigs, and more. Our resident exotic pet veterinarian is Dr. Gina, who provides personalized exotic and avian pet care, as well as husbandry education.

We are happy to offer consultations for all exotic pets which will include a complete physical exam and nutritional assessment. We focus a great deal on husbandry to ensure all pets are maintained in a safe and appropriate environment. We are also equipped to focus on behavioral issues and address problems as needed.

We also offer the following services for our exotic patients:

Spay/Neuter Surgeries
Corrective Surgeries
ICU Facilities
Diagnostic Services
In House Laboratory
Emergency Services
Boarding and Grooming
Wing Clipping
Nail Clips

Dr. Gina currently sees exotic patients at our Main Hospital.

The services we provide are from passionate, pet loving people and doctors.
Please contact us if you have any questions regarding our services.