Avian and Exotic Clinic of Monterey, Inc. provides veterinary services exclusively for exotic pets, fish, including birds such as poultry and other small animals. The practice is located in Del Rey Oaks, California. The practice will also provide care for sick and injured animals at the SPCA Wildlife Center.
Dr. Amy Wells D.V.M., M.P.V.M. is a graduate of the University of California Davis College of Veterinary Medicine. Along with her Masters in Preventative Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Wells has a variety of experience including conservation work with African cheetahs, training in raptor medicine from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center, and wildlife medicine from Santa Cruz Fish and Game and Monterey SPCA Wildlife Center. Dr. Wells is a member of the Association of Avian Veterinarians and has a special interest in both rabbit and reptile medicine. Dr. Wells is available to see all avian and exotic patients including fish.
Shannon Thomas, DVM
Dr. Thomas received her degree in Veterinary Medicine from UC Davis in 1997. In April of 2004 she became the owner of the Avian & Exotic clinic. As an undergraduate she attended UC Santa Barbara and worked summers as a zookeeper at the Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens. She spends her time off riding her horse, and chasing her twin boys Tom & Reed with husband and fellow veterinarian Ben Wilson (of the Monterey Animal Hospital).