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Table 1 Prevalence of provision of veterinary services per exotic pet category reported by respondents in small animal practice or mixed animal practice

From: Exotic pets in Ireland: 2. Provision of veterinary services and perspectives of veterinary professionals’ on responsible ownership

Exotic pet category Percentage of small animal practices with exotic pet clients (n) Percentage of mixed animal practices with exotic pet clients (n)
Small Mammals (< 20 kg) 89.3 (25) 72.7 (8)
Large Mammals (> 20 kg) 25.0 (7) 45.5 (5)
Birds 96.4 (27) 100 (11)
Reptiles 78.6 (22) 54.5 (6)
Fish 28.6 (8) 27.3 (3)
Amphibians 46.4 (13) 9.10 (1)
Invertebrates 32.1 (9) 18.2 (2)