Photos: A Day In The Life Of NYC's Exotic Animal Hospital

Sammy the African Gray Parrot<br/>

Vets prep a rescue pigeon for wing surgery<br/>

Marla, a veterinary assistant, with a bearded dragon getting a tail-tip amputation<br/>

Red, a rescued Red Foot Tortoise snacks on lettuce<br/>

A self-mutilating Goffin's cockatoo peeks its head out of its enclosure.<br/>

Justin, an Eclectus parrot<br/>

Justin cozies up to Lorelei Tibbetts<br/>

Gecki the Leopard Gecko weighs in on a scale<br/>