Small animals such as rabbits, ferrets, and chinchillas need routine veterinary care, too! It's important to schedule regular visits with our veterinarians at Locust Valley Veterinary Clinic to ensure that your pet stays in peak health. Our veterinarians recommend annual visits for small mammal. During this exam, your pet will receive:
If you have recently acquired a rabbit, ferret, or other small mammal, we recommend that you bring your new pet in for an examination within one to two weeks after purchase. Be sure to feed your new pet the same food as you were given at the time of purchase, and we can discuss your pet's nutritional needs during the first visit.
If your rabbit, ferret, or other small animal exhibits signs of illness or appears to be experiencing pain, it could indicate an emergency. Call us right away if your pet is exhibiting any of the following symptoms:
Call us today to set up your pet's wellness exam, or if you have any questions regarding your small mammal.
Clients of Locust Valley Veterinary Clinic never pay an additional emergency fee when being seen at West Hills Animal Emergency & Critical Care Center for after hour emergencies.