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Your new rabbit, critter, or bird

Congratulations!

Thank you for adopting your new bird or small mammal from Animal Humane Society! This page is your guide to making your pet’s transition from the shelter to your home as stress-free as possible, with resources and tips for keeping your new addition happy and healthy.

Species specific information

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Animal Humane Society and VCA Animal Hospitals have teamed up to give you the best experience possible as a new pet owner. VCA Animal Hospitals will call you within five days of your adoption to offer a complimentary overall wellness exam for your new pet.