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 Mission

Our Mission

At Griffin Exotics, we strive for professional service with a personal feel.  In fact, we are on a first name basis with all of our patients!  We know our clients trust us to provide care and comfort to their pets, a responsibility that we both relish and revere.  After all, whether scaly or soft, feathered or furry, we know that your pets are family too.

Dr. Chris Griffin – Noted Speaker on Exotic Pet Medicine

Dr. Griffin is a noted speaker on exotic pet medicine at veterinary conferences throughout the world. He has been a presenter at the Association of Avian Veterinarians Annual Conference, the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Annual Conference, the European Association of Avian Veterinarians Conference, and the First International Conference of Reptile Medicine and Surgery. He is a Diplomate, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners Certified in Avian Practice. Dr. Griffin is the co-author of a chapter in the Gastroenterology issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Pet Practice.

Dr. Griffin is also active in a variety of veterinary associations focused on exotic pet medicine. He is past President of both the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV) and the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV), as well as an active member of the Association of Avian Veterinarians (AAV).

You can trust Griffin Exotics to provide the best for your exotic pets. Our goal is to treat all of our clients and their pets with the utmost care and respect.


We exclusively treat these exotic pets:

  • SMALL MAMMALS or "Pocket 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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Dec 6th – Please be aware our office may not be open Monday Dec. 10th or Dec. 11th due the snow storm.  If you have an appointment or need to come in, please call ahead to make sure we are open.  Stay safe and warm. 


The office will be closed on the following dates:

Monday thru Wednesday – Dec. 24th – 26th

Monday thru Wednesday – Dec. 31st – Jan. 2nd

The office will be open limited hours on:

Thursday Dec 27th and Friday Dec 28th – 8:00am – 12:00pm


Best exotic pets vets in the local area!

Best exotic pet veterinarian in the local area!

This little clinic is a great place!

This little clinic is a great place! They go above and beyond your expectations. I wouldn't take my rats anywhere else. They even sent me a card in the mail when one of my rats passed. They're the best; compassionate, welcoming and straight forward.



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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

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