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

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.

 

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: 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.

Veterinary Assistant

Jen likes puppies, kittens, snakes, lizards, birds, rabbits, guinea pigs, HORSES, basically ALL THE ANIMALS! She has a B.S. in Animal Science.  She relishes opportunities to positively impact nature and wildlife.  She is originally from the northeast.

We are happy to have her as part of our team Again!

Veterinary Assistant

Hometown: Graham, WA.

Education/Training: Currently enrolled in the Penn Foster Veterinary program. Also teaches Equine assisted therapy.

Hobbies: Crafting, exercising and traveling with her boyfriend.

Pets: Shares her home with 2 ducks named Sophia and Phillipe, and 3 rabbits named Polly, Cosmos and Snugs.

Veterinary Assistant

Bio Coming Soon…

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.

 

Administrator

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

Hometown: Born and raised in North Carolina!

Education/Training: Worked as a veterinary assistant and receptionist at a specialty clinic for 5 years, while studying hospital administration management. Growing up with exotics, she decided to continue working in the veterinary field and enjoys spending time with all our bird patients.

Hobbies: Baking, hiking and weight lifting.

Pets: Shares her home with a rottweiler named Krillin (who is actually a brother to Peyton’s dog Gunther!!) and a cat named Maverick.

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.

 

Clinic Security

Pickle is a male Eclectus parrot.

FOCUSED EXCLUSIVELY ON BIRD & EXOTIC PETS

We exclusively treat these exotic pets:

  • SMALL MAMMALS
    • rabbits
    • ferrets
    • guinea pigs
    • chinchillas
    • rats
    • hedgehogs
    • hamsters
    • mice
    • gerbils
    • sugar gliders
    • degus 
    • other small rodents
  • BIRDS
    • parrots
    • canaries
    • finches
    • chickens
    • ducks
    • peacocks
  • REPTILES
    • non-venomous snakes
    • lizards
    • turtles
    • tortoises
    • salamanders
    • frogs
    • toads
  • OTHER PETS
    • 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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TESTIMONIALS

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
Best exotic pets vets in the local area!

Best exotic pet veterinarian in the local area!

Lan

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HOURS & DIRECTIONS

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

Click here for a Google map with directions.

COVID-19 CURBSIDE APPOINTMENT PROTOCOL

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. At this time we have decided to continue curbside appointments, which will allow us to stay open so we may continue to provide much needed healthcare to your pets.  Thank you for your understanding.