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Welcome to Boongarry Veterinary Surgery, formerly known as Boongarry Veterinary Services, a trusted partner in exotic pet and native wildlife care and rehabilitation based in Cairns. Established in 1993 by Dr. Annabelle Olsson, our practice has evolved over the years to offer a comprehensive range of education and animal wellness services beyond traditional veterinary care. Our dedicated team is passionate about delivering animal health care with a difference, focusing on empowering pet owners, wildlife carers, and industry workers to provide the best possible care for their beloved animals.

At Boongarry Veterinary Surgery, we offer a variety of services tailored to meet the unique needs of exotic pets and native wildlife. From grooming to husbandry counseling, our team is skilled in species-specific requirements and committed to optimizing the health and vitality of all animals in our care. We also provide consultancies for captive animal management, wildlife conservation projects, and forensic investigations, contributing to the health and preservation of free-living native fauna populations.

Our commitment to education is at the core of our practice, reflected in our training programs for aspiring veterinary professionals and workshops for pet owners and wildlife enthusiasts. Through sharing knowledge and providing learning opportunities, we aim to empower individuals to understand and meet the specific needs of their animals. Join us at Boongarry Veterinary Surgery as we continue to provide exceptional animal care and education to the Cairns community and beyond, inspired by the unique and vulnerable Lumholtz Tree Kangaroo that symbolizes our dedication to veterinary, conservation, and training excellence.