Gregory A. Rich, DVM
Leslie Pence, DVM

The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic
3640 West Esplanade Ave.
Metairie, LA 70002

Phone: 504-455-6386
Fax: 504-455-9331

Clinic Hours:

Monday-Friday
8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday
8:00 am-12:00 pm

For Emergencies:

We are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays 8 am to 12 noon. We are available to see EMERGENCY cases anytime we are open.

For Emergencies during our normal hours of operation:
Call 504-455-6386


For After Hours Emergencies:
Call Southeast Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Hospital at 504-219-0444
Harrison's Bird Foods, ZuPreem, Crazy Corn, Oxyfresh and more. Click here to go to the West Esplanade Store.

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We are a full-service veterinary clinic that performs routine animal checkups, medical and surgical procedures and nutritional and behavioral care.

Welcome To The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic

Animals provide us with comfort and help us escape from the stress of the world. For some, they are lifelong companions; for others, they help us earn a living. For all that animals contribute to our lives, it is important that we treat them with care and compassion. At The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic, we make it our duty to give the animals that come through our doors the best in care.

The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic specializes in complete care for birds, household pets and exotic animals. We are a full-service veterinary clinic that performs routine animal check-ups, medical and surgical procedures and nutritional and behavioral care.

Our Mission Statement

It is the foremost and ultimate goal of The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic and Bird Hospital to provide the highest quality of medical, surgical and nursing care possible to the animals entrusted to our care, and to also provide its clientele with the most up-to-date patient care information in the cleanest, friendliest and most compassionate environment.

The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic specializes in complete care for birds, household pets and exotic animals.

The West Esplanade Online Store

The West Esplanade Veterinary Clinic has made it even easier to keep your pets in the best of health and spirits. We have created an online store where you can purchase all of your pet and animal supplies, from toys to medication, accessories, books, DVDs and more. Visit the West Esplanade Online Store today!

You can now shop in the comfort of your home at our online store. Get your favorite brands that are recognized and used widely for the best in animal care; we carry brands like Harrison’s Bird Foods, Crazy Corn, Oxyfresh and more. Click here to go to the West Esplanade Store.


Our Location

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Appointments are necessary for routine visits. We have a drop off service for those clients with busy schedules. We are always available for emergencies during our normal hours of operation.

Should you have an after hours avian/exotic pet emergency, we advise that you call Southeast Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Hospital at 504-219-0444. They will contact Dr. Rich or his associate to help you with your exotic pet’s emergency.