2100 Lane Street Kannapolis, NC 28083
Phone 704.932.8111 | Email info@griffinexotics.com

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday – Closed

Our Support Team

Registered Veterinary Technician

Hometown: A native of Schwenksville, PA and now lives in China Grove, NC.

Education: Graduated from Gaston College Veterinary Technician Program in 2015.  Currently enlisted in the National Guard.

Hobbies: Computer 3-D modeling, playing the guitar, pet sitting.

 Pets: Emily shares her home with a skink, mice, guinea pigs, cats, and two dogs.


Client Care Specialist

Hometown: Recently moved to NC from Northern Virginia. 

Education/Training: Has over 15 years experience in customer service and management in avian and exotic veterinary medicine, coming from the most advanced avian and exotics practice on the East Coast.

Hobbies: Reading, vegan cooking, special needs animal advocacy.

Pets: Shares her home with a sand boa, leopard gecko, crested gecko, a tarantula and 2 special needs dogs.

Client Care Specialist

Bio Coming Soon…

Client Care Specialist

Hometown: Matthews, NC

Training: Federal and North Carolina rehab permits since 1999.

Permits: NC Wildlife Rehabilitation Permit.

 Pets: Susan and her family share their home with parakeets, hamsters, dogs, leopard geckos and a rabbit.


Registered Veterinary Technician

Hometown: Orlando, Florida

Education: Graduated from Penn Foster Veterinary Technician Program in 2017.

Hobbies: Beekeeping, gardening, hiking.

Pets: A Great Dane named Pepperoncini, Knobbles a Cat, 2 Ducks Meringue and Pickles, Baby a Bearded Dragon and a saltwater fish tank.

Veterinary Assistant

Hometown: Raleigh, NC.  Now lives in Statesville, NC.

Education:  B.S in Wildlife Biology from Lees McRae College.

Hobbies:  Horseback riding.

Pets:  A crested gecko “Cedric”, a bearded dragon “Horath”, 2 hamsters “Thelonius” and “HB”,  a black rat snake “James Franco” and “Gunther” a handsome Rottweiler.


Veterinary Assistant

Hometown: Salisbury, NC

Education: B.S in Biology (concentration in Biomedical Sciences, Spanish minor) from Gardner-Webb University, 2020. Veterinary Assistant Certification from Animal Behavior College, 2017.

Hobbies: Drawing, painting, spending time with family.

Pets: Shares her home with a Betta fish named Bamboo , a miniature Goldendoodle named Harvey, and a cat named Athena.

Clinic Security

Pickle is a male Eclectus parrot.


We exclusively treat these exotic pets:

    • rabbits
    • ferrets
    • guinea pigs
    • chinchillas
    • rats
    • hedgehogs
    • hamsters
    • mice
    • gerbils
    • sugar gliders
    • degus 
    • other small rodents
    • parrots
    • canaries
    • finches
    • chickens
    • ducks
    • peacocks
    • non-venomous snakes
    • lizards
    • turtles
    • tortoises
    • salamanders
    • frogs
    • toads
    • fish
    • scorpions

We do not see cats (including “Exotic” cats), dogs, farm animals, monkeys, crocodilians, pot bellied pigs, venomous reptiles, dangerous animals as defined by the state (including foxes, skunks, raccoons, etc).

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I just had my sweet bunny neutered and I feel really good taking my fur friend here. Dr. Edgerton was great and the secretary is so kind and helpful. They called me a day after the procedure to check on him and that means alot.

Diana Fisher
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Best exotic pet veterinarian in the local area!



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Monday:            8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday:            8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday:    8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Thursday:          8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday:                 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday:           Closed
Sunday:               Closed

Location and Directions

Griffin Exotics
2100 Lane Street
Kannapolis, NC 28083

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We will not be letting anyone, other than team members, directly into the hospital.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  Due to the serious nature of COVID-19 we are following CDC guidelines of social distancing, which will allow us to stay open so we may continue to provide much needed healthcare to your pets.  Thank you for your understanding.