Exotic pets such as ferrets, birds, amphibians, guinea pigs, rabbits, and other unusual pets require specialized, expert care. Our team of highly skilled vets possesses the expertise needed to properly care for a wide variety of extraordinary pets.

We also aim to pass as much of our knowledge on to you as possible in hopes of empowering you as an exotic pet owner. Our General Pet Care blogs cover a host of key issues and delve into important questions such as where to board your unusual pet in Perth, if pet insurance is actually necessary, and more.

If there is a specific topic you would like to see covered or a question you would like addressed, please be sure to let us know!

Dr james with rabbit 13/02/2020

The Real Cost of Exotic Veterinary Care (From a Vet’s Perspective)

Dr James Haberfield from the Unusual Pet Vets Peninsula writes honestly about the cost of exotic veterinary care and the impact that some client actions can have on the people who work in the veterina...
bird-2 06/06/2018

Where to Board Your Unusual Pet in Perth

We often have people asking us where they can board their exotic pets while they’re on holiday, so we’ve made a little list of those who will give your furry, feathered, or scaley fri...
29/08/2016

Pet Insurance for Exotic Pets

Most of us approach the idea of insurance with caution. Often we view it as an unnecessary expense, a luxury, or perhaps just another money-making scam. In reality, your pet insurance plan could save ...
specialist exotic pet vets 01/07/2016

What is the difference between us and a local dog and cat vet?

Traditional veterinary medicine taught at university focuses on five species – dogs, cats, sheep, cattle and horses. Exotic animal veterinarians must know the biology, nutrition and behaviour of hun...
29/04/2016

5 Rules to Keeping Exotic Pets

Dangerous, wild, and exotic pets could pose a danger to the local population, which is why they are classified under different laws, compared to regular domesticated pets such as dogs, cats, and goldf...