Exotics

Exotic species can offer owners an out-of-the-ordinary and fun pet. It is important to provide your exotic pet(s) with proper nutrition, housing and adequate lighting. Many times health problems arise in these pets from either improper or inadequate nutrition or housing and lighting that does not provide what the pet needs.

We offer routine medicine and surgery, dentistry, nail, beak, teeth and wing trimming. Many times, especially in avian (bird) species, disease is not apparent until the patient is very ill. This is because in nature a bird that acts sick or injured may be targeted by a predator, so they will hide their illness until they cannot cover it up anymore. This is why it is very important to treat many exotic species the minute you detect any problems.

A thorough history, along with the exam, is essential to help determine the cause of a problem. Sometimes blood work, radiographs and cultures are necessary to get a diagnosis. It is also important to transport these pets in a safe and warm environment to minimize additional stress.

Exotic Pets:

  • Birds
  • Reptiles
  • Rabbits
  • Hamsters
  • Gerbils
  • Guinea Pigs
  • Ferrets
  • Fish

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Office Hours

Yankee Hill Veterinary Hospital

Monday:

8:00 AM-7:00 PM

Tuesday:

8:00 AM-7:00 PM

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-7:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 AM-7:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 AM-5:30 PM

Saturday:

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sunday:

Closed

Locations

Testimonials

  • "We take our German Shepard here and they are awesome! The staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and great with our dog! Prices are commensurate with the quality of care that is given! I look forward the the years to come with this Vet!"
    Scott C.
  • "We were in town visiting my grandmother and our dog had been dealing with an anal gland issue for a couple weeks. We had visited other vets (spent quite a bit of money) and she still wasn't healing. She looked to be getting worse so we called around a few other vets in the Lincoln area and was sort of brushed aside and told they were too busy with no suggestion as to where else to go. When we called Yankee Hill they were so sweet and accommodating. They let us bring her in right away."
    Paige
  • "We took our standard poodle to Yankee Hill after having a bad experience with another vet in town. He was taken care of very well and we were quite pleased with each of the vets we saw. When we finally had to put down our beloved pet, the care we got during the procedure was so comforting and peaceful. What a blessing to have kind, thoughtful care even at the end."
    Susan
  • "Great care, knowledgeable staff, easy to get an appointment"
  • "If you want a caring professional veterinary hospital Yankee Hill is your place."
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