Exotic Pet Care at Elmhurst Animal Care Center

Through the use of advanced veterinary medicine, technology, and superior customer service, The Pet Experts at Elmhurst Animal Care Center are able to provide customized care to meet the unique needs of every pet including exotic and pocket pets. Whether its your rabbit, guinea pig, parrot or reptile, we understand their unique health needs in order to give them the best care!

The following is a list of some of the pets we provide care for:

    Birds:

  • Parrots
  • Canaries
  • Finches
  • Reptiles:

  • Turtles and Tortoises
  • Lizards
  • Snakes (Non-venomous)
  • Fish/Amphibians

Questions for our exotics experts? Email us at exotics@thepetexperts.com. Please allow us at least 24 hours to respond to your question.

If you do not see your pet on this list, please call our clinic at (630) 530-1900

We DO NOT provide care for wildlife. Please refer to the links below for assistance:

DuPage County Animal Control
Willowbrook Wildlife Center
Flint Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation
Lake View Nature Center
Fox Valley Wildlife Center

More resources can be found here:

Walk-ins Welcome!

We accept walk-ins during our Doctor's Hours to meet your busy lifestyle. If you’d prefer to make an appointment, we offer those too!

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News & Events

The 4th Annual Mystic Market!

Join us at the 4th Annual Mystic Market: A Mystical and Magical Fundraiser with Powerful Featured Readers and Amazing Handcrafted Items for Sale! The event takes place Saturday, October 20th from 11AM - 4:30PM. Meet featured celebrity psychic reader, Theo Kostaridis! The event will host a bake sale with delicous homemade treats as well as Fall Pet Photos for $10 from 11AM - 3PM. Dress your pet in costume for the Pet Costume Contest at 12:30PM! Proceeds from the event benefit Magnificent Mutts & Meows Rescue & Sacred Space Animal Sanctuary and Rescue.

Pet CPR & First Aid Certification Class!

Join us on Sunday, October 7th from 9AM - 12PM at our clinic for a Pet CPR & First Aid Certification Class! This class is ideal for anyone who loves animals including: animal professionals, pet sitters, animal shelter staff/volunteers, rescue personnel, First Responders, Fire/EMT and pet owners alike! Taught by trained professionals, it provides each participant an overview of what to do in an emergency situation with their pet prior to getting veterinary care. For more information or to register, click HERE. Check out the Facebook Event HERE. A portion of each registration benefits our rescue partners at St. Sophia's Forgotten Felines.

Save the Date! Join Us at the Magnificent Mutts & Meows Run4Paws 5K!

Join us and rescue partners Magnificent Mutts & Meows Rescue for their 4th annual Run4Paws 5K & 2K Puppy Path! The event takes place Saturday, October 6th at McCollum Park (6801 Main St.) in Downers Grove with the race starting promptly at 9AM. The best part: attendees are welcome to race with their dog! Medals are awarded for males and females in each age category.
For additional information and to register, please click HERE.

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