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At the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics, we are proud of our press! We are excited to share some great articles with you. Please click on the links to learn more!

ABC News (WJLA), February 2014
The Pet Show, January 2014
Caring for Guinea Pigs, Rabbits, Ferrets, Pot-Bellied Pigs, and Wallabies
Bird Channel (Bird-Talk Magazine Online), 2014
Annual Parrot Nutrition Breakdown; March 2013
Spring means yard work for hummingbird watchers
New York Newsday; March 2013
Westchester Doctor Treats Exotic Pets
Westchester Magazine (914 INC) Oct. 2012
Rising Westchester Professionals to Watch in 2013
Healthy Pet; Summer 2012
Guinea Pig Article
A Day at the Learning Annex (Learning Annex NYC with VCBE - video series)
AOL (AOL Jobs Online)
A Profession for the Birds:
What It's Like to Be a Vet for Exotic Pets

Bird Channel (Bird-Talk Magazine Online)
Brightly Colored & Healthy Treats Your Pet Bird Can’t Resist
ABC News; June 2011
Oh Rats! Woman Gets Debilitating Spasms, but Pet Rat Senses Them
Florida Weekly
Preventing Problems: Fun ferrets need owners who keep them out of trouble
Westchester Health & Life; April 2011
Bird Certified
Westchester Magazine; Feb 2011
Best Vets in the County
Bedford Record Review; Jan 2011
Local Vet Goes on Cable
Bedford-Katonah Patch; Jan 2011
Local Exotic Pet-Vet Reveals All

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DVM 360 News Magazine; May 2010
Photo gallery: Veterinary Center for Birds and Exotics - Part I.
Bedford Record Review; April 2010
Veterinary Center Cares for Exotic Pets
The Journal News; January 2010
Bedford Vet Laurie Hess Answers Questions About Her Exotic Animal Practice
New York Times; November 2009
Forget Car Insurance, Does It Have Medicare?
In-Town Westchester Magazine; May 2008
Talk of the Town
Rockland Magazine; April 2008
Iguana Intervention
In-Town Westchester Magazine; April 2008
Parrot Panic!
Bird-Talk Magazine; September 2007
Your Bird, Your Money
In-Town Westchester Magazine; August 2007
A Vet Who Knows What to do With Exotic Pets: 
Dr. Laurie Hess; White Plains and Bedford

Birds USA Magazine; 2007 Annual (by Laurie Hess)
What To Expect From Your Vet: 
Find out what goes into a well-bird exam and more

The Journal News; November 2006
Giving Special Treatment to All Species:
  Veterinarian Travels Statewide to Assist in a Variety of Cases
Country Living Magazine; September 2006
Are You Up for the Rewards of an Avian Companionship? Adopt a Pre-Owned Parrot!
Hudson Valley Magazine; July 2006
Our Guide to Pet Care in the Hudson Valley: "Dr. Do-a-lot."
USA Today; July 2005
Exotic Pets Are Popular, But There's a Problem:
Finding a Hospital for a Sick Animal Can Be Difficult

New York Daily News; June 2004
Clip Bird?
Winging it Won't Do

The Journal News (Westchester); June 2004
Does Your Ferret Need a Physical?
There's a Doctor in the House

People Magazine; January 2004
Pet ER:  Give Me a Scalpel and a Milk-Bone -- stat!
Exotic DVM Magazine; August 2002
(Featured on Cover)
New York Magazine; February 2002
Best Vets:  Top Dogs in Animal Medical Specialties
New York Post; May 1999
Hamsters:  The Wheel Deal