3640 West Esplanade Ave.
Metairie, LA 70002


8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic and Bird Hospital:
Caring for Avian and Exotic Pets of Greater New Orleans

West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic and Bird Hospital is Louisiana’s only veterinary clinic that provides care exclusively to avian and exotic pets. From parrots to rabbits and ferrets to a wide variety of reptiles, as well as a multitude of small mammal exotic pets, we welcome them all to our practice! Located in Metairie, we proudly service the Greater New Orleans metropolitan area as well as South Louisiana and the Mississippi Coast. The following is a short list of services we offer to all of our clients’ exotic pets:

For a more detailed list, see our Services page.

Our Mission

It is the foremost and ultimate goal of West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic and Bird Hospital to provide the highest quality of medical, surgical, and nursing care possible to the animals entrusted to our care and to also provide its clientele with the most up-to-date patient care information in the cleanest, friendliest, and most compassionate environment.

As members of the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians—an organization involved in advancing the veterinary care of exotic mammals—we stay current with what’s new in exotic veterinary medicine. We are also affiliated with the Association of Avian Veterinarians, sharing their goal of advancing avian medicine and stewardship. Lastly, we hold a membership with the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, an organization that advances reptilian and amphibian medicine, surgery, and conservation worldwide.

Learn More About West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic and Bird Hospital

Our website was designed with you in mind. Whether you are a new or experienced exotic pet owner, we know you will have questions about your furry, feathered, or scaly companion. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our Services, Exotic Pet Diseases, and Adoptions.