Laurie Hess, DVM, DABVP (avian)
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Laurie Hess, DVM, DABVP (avian)

Dr. Laurie Hess owns Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics in Bedford Hills, New York. She is also a regular online and TV contributor as well as the author of the new book Unlikely Companions: The Adventures of an Exotic Animal Doctor (or, What Friends Feathered, Furred, and Scaled Have Taught Me about Life and Love).

Hess is a past president of the Association of Avian Veterinarians and is now their Social Media Chairperson.