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350 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130
(617) 522-7400
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Angell Animal Medical Centers – Boston

350 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130
(617) 522-7282
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Angell West

293 Second Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451
(781) 902-8400
For on-site assistance (check-ins and pick-ups):
(339) 970-0790
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Angell at Essex

565 Maple Street, Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 304-4648
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Animal Care and Adoption Centers – Boston

350 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130
(617) 522-5055
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Animal Care and Adoption Centers – Cape Cod

1577 Falmouth Road, Centerville, MA 02632
(508) 775-0940
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Animal Care and Adoption Centers – Nevins Farm

400 Broadway, Methuen, MA 01844
(978) 687-7453
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Animal Care and Adoption Centers – Northeast Animal Shelter

347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970
(978) 745-9888
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Avian and Exotic Medicine

20160504_140746Brendan Noonan, DVM, DABVP (Avian Medicine), and Patrick Sullivan, DVM, DABVP (Avian Practice), treat our avian and exotic patients in Boston. Dr. Anne Staudenmaier, VMD, DABVP (Avian Practice), serves these unique patients at our Waltham office.  These board-certified avian specialists are trained to offer wellness and emergency and critical care for avian and exotic pets.

Optimal wellness and emergency/critical care for avian, small mammals, reptiles, fish, or other exotic pets require experienced veterinary management, specialized diagnostic and treatment protocols, and equipment and facilities designed for these special species.

The team has completed special training in exotic medicine, including rabbit and rodent dentistry, medical and surgical treatment of ferret diseases, and reptile medicine and surgery. Our doctors are available by appointment for primary care of avian and exotic cases. Our specialists are also happy to consult with yoIMG_3338ur primary care veterinarian for cases that may be referred to Angell’s Avian and Exotic Medicine Service.

Click here to meet the Angell West Avian & Exotics Team, or click below to meet the Angell Avian & Exotics team in Boston.


Angell Contact

350 S. Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02130

Phone: 617-989-1561
Fax: 617-989-1613

Angell West Appointments


Sun: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Mon: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Tues: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Wed: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Thurs: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fri: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sat: 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Avian & Exotics Boston Team

Avian & Exotics Boston Team

Click here to meet the Avian & Exotics team

Referral Form

Referral Form

If you have any questions please call 617 - 989 - 1561, or fax at 617 - 989 - 1688

Fill out the online form

Our Services

  • Emergency and critical care for avian and exotic pets available 24 hours, 7 days a week
  • Wellness appointments available Monday-Friday
  • Board-certified veterinarians with years of experience treating numerous exotic species, including birds (chickens, parrots, budgies, etc…), rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, rodents, special small mammals (such as chinchillas or hedgehogs), reptiles, fish, and amphibians
  • Specifically-designed general and isolation wards for care of avian and exotic patients including avian incubators and specialty reptile hospital caging
  • Specialists in surgery, radiology and internal medicine assist in providing in-depth case management for special species
  • Services include endoscopy, radiology, ultrasonography, bloodwork testing, avian and exotic animal surgery and advanced diagnostics including infectious disease testing

Fish Care

Freshwater fish are often highly social and engaging pets.  Veterinary care is available to assist pet fish owners in keeping their individual fish or aquarium collections healthy. Services Offered:

  • Water quality evaluation and recommendations
  • Physical examination
  • Fin and gill biopsies
  • Fecal examinations
  • Radiographs
  • Anesthesia and Surgery
  • Humane euthanasia
  • Necropsy

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