Exotic Animal Emergency Vet 

During business hours call:

(516) 482-1101

After hours and Sundays call:

(516) 441-2726








9:00 am   -  9 pm

9:00 am   -  9 pm

9:00 am   -  9 pm

9:00 am   -  9 pm

9:00 am   -  5 pm

9:00 am   -  5 pm

Emergency appointments only

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If your pet is sick, you want emergency veterinary care right away. Long Island Bird & Exotics is on call until midnight for pet emergencies and urgent care. We have treated hundreds of injured and sick animals in need of care.

We’re here to help you with any exotic pet emergency.

Our veterinarians respond to your pet emergencies 7 days a week until midnight and an after hours emergency visit can be scheduled after speaking with the doctor on-call.
Please leave a clear message on the emergency line and the doctor will call you back.

Due to high call volumes for emergencies, we cannot guarantee that your pet will be able to be seen in an emergency. If you have an emergency during our regular business hours, please contact our main line at 516-482-1101. If you are calling after business hours, use the emergency line at 516-441-2726 and leave a detailed message. Currently, we will only be able to return your call the following morning. If you feel your pet is having a more urgent emergency, please call Veterinary Emergency Group in Brooklyn at 718-677-6700. 

Common Types of Pet Emergencies

Call us if your bird or exotic pet is unresponsive, has suffered a trauma and/or is bleeding, is experiencing excessive vomiting or diarrhea, struggling to breathe or has eating something poisonous. We can care for your pet in all types of emergencies.


Can your pet emergency wait until tomorrow?

Give us a call during regular business hours or leave a message on our animal emergency line, Non-urgent messages can be left on the clinic's voice mail at (516) 482-1101. A representative from our vet clinic will be in touch the following morning after 9AM.

The Emergency Vet and Pet Hospital Near You

Long Island Bird & Exotics Vet Clinic and animal hospital is available until midnight for exotic pet emergencies in New York, the Bronx, Queens, Long Island, Manhattan and New Jersey. Contact our on-call vets if your exotic pet, bird or small animal has a medical emergency.


During business hours call:

(516) 482-1101

After hours call:

(516) 441-2726