About Us

bigstock_Chinchilla_2635148_small.jpgYour Local Avian Specialists

Serving Pets from Buffalo, NY to Erie, PA

Specialized Care for Avian and Exotic Pets is proud to serve Western New York as the only veterinary clinic in the area that is dedicated solely to the care of avian and exotic pets! We frequently see patients from the Central New York area, as well as from Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Ontario. While Based in Clarence, NY, our team is proud to care for pets across the surrounding communities of Buffalo, Rochester, Batavia, Fredonia, Niagara Falls, Lockport, NY, as well as Erie, PA.

Our veterinary clinic is staffed by Dr. Laura Wade, Dr. Evan Reed, Dr. Taylor Lewis, Dr. Carl Spielvogel, Dr. Kristen Strobel, and their team of supporting staff members.

We provide comprehensive healthcare for the companion bird, small mammal, and reptile. We are an exotic-only animal hospital with a wide range of services available to you and your pet. Our bird hospital accepts emergency cases as well as general health checkups, surgical cases/consultations, nutritional advisement, dental issues, and more! For more information about our exotic animal clinic or to schedule an appointment, feel free to contact our office today! If you're a new patient, we welcome you to check out our new patient forms online. Our team is committed to educating clients in the health and care of avian and exotic pets, whether it be husbandry issues or other general concerns about your pets.

Not only does Specialized Care stay on top of the latest advances in veterinary technology, but our staff frequently partake in continuing education classes as well as conferences from organizations such as AAVAEMV, and ARAV.

We are here for your needs - Call us today at 716-759-0144!


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Office Hours

By Appointment Only


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Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Nothing but great things to say about everyone at SCAEP. The staff is so compassionate and caring; I can't thank you enough for all you have done for me and my furry friends!"
    Brittany S.
  • "I have been taking my rabbit here since 2009 and could not say enough good things about the staff and the care she's received!"
    Tara P.