Exotic Pets


Exotic Pet Care Services in Independence, MO

Welcome to Cedar Ridge Animal Hospital, your premier destination for expert exotic pet care in Independence, MO, and the surrounding areas, including Kansas City, Blue Springs, Lee’s Summit, Sugar Creek, Grain Valley, Grandview, Raytown, Buckner, Holt, and more. Our experienced veterinary team is committed to providing specialized care for your unique and extraordinary companions.

Our Exotic Pet Services

Whether you have avian, reptile, amphibian, small mammal, exotic rodent, or pocket pet companions, we’ve got you covered. Our services include:

  • Wellness Exam: Regular health assessments for early issue detection.
  • Grooming Services: Essential beak, nail, and wing trims for birds, plus skin and shell care for reptiles and amphibians.
  • Dental Care: Preventative and corrective dental procedures for all small mammals, rodents, and pocket pets.
  • Reproductive Control: Safe and responsible spaying and neutering for those in need.
  • Nutritional Guidance: Tailored diet recommendations for optimal health.
  • Parasite Management: Routine screenings and strategies to keept your pets pest-free.
  • Advanced Diagnostics: Cutting-edge tests to detect and manage underlying health concerns.

Exotic Pet Emergencies

We understand that emergencies can happen at any time. Rest assured, we’re here for you and your exotic pets during these critical moments. Contact us immediately for prompt and expert care.

Nutritional Guidance

Proper nutrition is the cornerstone of good health. We offer guidance to ensure your exotic pet receives the best diet and supplements to meet their unique requirements.

Diagnostic Imaging

Our clinic is equipped with cutting-edge diagnostic equipment, including X-ray and ultrasound capabilities, to provide accurate and timely assessments of your pet’s health.

Preventative Care

Regular check-ups, vaccinations, and effective parasite control are vital to keeping your exotic pet in top-notch shape. We tailor our preventive care plans to suit the specific needs of your pets.

Behavior and Enrichment

We provide expert guidance on creating a stimulating and enriching environment for your exotic pets, as well as strategies to address and manage behavioral issues.


If your pet requires surgery, you can trust our modern facilities and experienced staff to provide the highest level of care and attention.

Why Choose Cedar Ridge Animal Hospital?

  • Experienced Team: Our dedicated team specializes in exotic pet care, ensuring your pets receive expert attention.
  • Accessibility: Conveniently located to serve residents of Independence, MO, and surrounding areas.
  • Preventative Care: We focus on preventative care to keep your pets healthy and prevent issues before they arise.
  • Comprehensive Services: From routine check-ups to emergency care, we provide all the services your exotic pets enjoy the best possible health.
  • Modern Diagnostics: Our clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic tools for accurate and timely assessments.
  • Education: We’re passionate about educating pet owners to make informed decisions about their exotic pets’ care.

At Cedar Ridge Animal Hospital, we treat your exotic pets as if they were our own. Whether you have feathered, scaly, or furry friends, we are dedicated to helping them live long, healthy, and happy lives. Feel free to contact us for appointments, questions, or emergencies. Thank you for choosing Cedar Ridge Animal Hospital for your exotic pet’s care. We look forward to meeting you and your special companions!

What's Next

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    Call Us or Schedule an Appointment Online!

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    Meet with a Doctor for an Initial Exam

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    Put a Plan Together for Your Pet