Central Hospital for Animals Home
4 Convenient Locations in Southern Illinois
Main Phone: 800-455-6536
"Over 200 Years of Quality Experience"
Monday & Wednesday: 7:30am - 8pm
Tuesday: 8am - 8pm
Friday: 7:30am - 5pm
Thursday: 7:30am - 12pm
Saturday: 8:00am - 12pm

Exotic Services

The exotic pet service at Central Hospital for Animals provides primary and specialty care for a wide range of avian and exotic animals including birds, exotic mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and pocket pets.

 Advanced Techniques

  • Diagnosis and treatment of dental disease in rabbits and rodents
  • Diagnosis and treatment of upper and lower respiratory tract disease in rabbits
  • Medical and surgical treatment of adrenal gland disease in ferrets
  • Medical and surgical treatment of birds for chronic egg laying
  • Medical and surgical treatment for reptiles with follicular or egg stasis
  • Surgical treatment of fractures in birds, exotic mammals, and reptiles
  • Diagnosis and treatment of bladder stones in rabbits, guinea pigs, lizards, and chelonians                           
  • Diagnosis and treatment of birds with medical or behavior feather destruction tendencies

Our experienced veterinarians offer the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques in a state-of-the-art facility.  Dr. Kim Talley, Dr. Ellen McNitt, and Dr. Sandy Kayne currently accept appointments at our Carbondale, Herrin, and Marion facilities.


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