What we do….


Care on the Wild Side.

Stahl Exotic Animal Veterinary Services offers leading-edge medical and surgical services for exotic pets including amphibians, pet birds, reptiles, chinchillas, ferrets, gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, hedgehogs, mice, rabbits, rats, sugar gliders, other small mammals, etc.. Sorry, we do not examine primates, venomous snakes, fish and zoo animals, such as large cats and wallabys.

Services from our experienced and dedicated staff include:

  • Health-check appointments and preventative medicine
  • Soft tissue and orthopedic surgery
  • Radio and Cryo surgery
  • Video Endoscopy
  • Ultrasonography
  • Laser Therapy
  • Telemetry Monitoring
  • Grooming Services
  • Nutrition and husbandry counseling
  • Behavioral consultation
  • Phone and e-mail veterinary consultations
  • Veterinary referrals
  • And more…

Dr. Scott Stahl has been practicing exotic animal medicine and surgery in Northern Virginia since 1989. He has consulted for pet owners, veterinarians and zoos all over the country (and the world).

Dr. Stahl’s associates include Dr. David Crum and Dr Greg Costanzo, and his resident is Dr. Shoshana Sommer. The veterinarians and the rest of the support staff (see staff members) have many years of experience in exotic animal medicine and look forward to helping you keep your pet happy and healthy.