Hands on Exotics is an animal shelter based out of Toronto, Ontario which specializes in the care of exotic animals (i.e. animals other than cats and dogs). It provides educational programs for schools, community centres, childcare organizations, libraries, and private events like birthday parties, fairs, and festivals.
The pet therapy program at Hands on Exotics visits nearly 300 nursing homes, retirement homes, autism groups, blind-and-deaf groups, and other special needs groups annually,
For birthday parties and in-school programming (or daycare and camp programming), expect a diverse range of animals to choose from.
“From unforgettable entertainment at parties to educational visits at schools, our animal visits make for great pictures, great memories, and big smiles.”