Veterinary Care for Small Ruminants and Barnyard Pets

Dr. Kurtz with Rooster PatientIn addition to cats, dogs, and exotic pets, Finger Lakes Animal Hospital provides care for a variety of farm animals. We offer preventive care, nutritional advice, and general care recommendations for small ruminants and barnyard pets.

Drs. Picariello and Kurtz see a variety of farm animals and barnyard pets here at our hospital, including:

  • Alpacas
  • Chickens
  • Ducks
  • Geese
  • Goats
  • Pot Bellied Pigs (small pigs)
  • Sheep
  • Turkeys

We offer the following veterinary services for farm animals and barnyard pets:

  • Routine Exams and Vaccinations
  • Flock/Herd Health Counseling
  • Alpaca - Farm AnimalHealth Certificates (county fair paperwork, interstate papers, etc.)
  • Minor Surgical Procedures
  • Nutrition
  • Parasite Management
    • Deworming
    • Fecal Testing
  • Reproduction and Obstetrics
  • Sick or Injured Animal Care

If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please call us at (585) 394-2288.

Rainbow Chicken   Turkey
"Chicken," a patient of Dr. Picariello's, is a common sight for Canandaigua residents.   "Argentum" won Best in Show Poultry at the New York State Fair in 2013.