Aidan is the clinical director of the Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic in Manchester and shares the case load of first opinion and referral cases with two other exotic animal clinicians. They see a range of all exotic species, including birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and exotic mammals. Aidan is a holder of the RCVS certificate of Zoological Medicine and he is also a Chartered Biologist. He is an external lecturer in exotics at the Royal Veterinary College. He is a regular presenter and contributor to test books on exotic medicine topics. He is has co-authored "The Essentials of Tortoise Medicine and Surgery” which is due to be published in 2012. He had also written sections of "the BSAVA Manual of Rabbit Surgery" also due to be published in 2013.