Cambridge Vet Group's home page
  • Call our surgery01223 249331

Mikel Sabater

Veterinary Surgeon

Mikel Sabater
Mikel Sabater LV, MRCVS, CertZooMed, Dipl. ECZM (Avian) Veterinary Surgeon

RCVS Recognised Advanced Practitioner in Zoo and Wildlife

EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Avian Medicine and Surgery

Mikel joins us with a wealth of exotic pet care experience gained in several countries, and is confident in seeing a wide range of species. He teaches internationally whilst also looking after zoological collections and studying towards a PhD. Mikel has advanced qualifications in Exotic animal medicine allowing us to not only see second opinions, but also to accept referrals from other veterinary practices.


- Sabater M, Castillo M, Carbonell E, González C, González F, Pérez ML, López I. Application and evaluation of novel and highly efficient chromatographic techniques to detect and quantify the concentrations of one hundred and eight pesticides including some of their metabolites in muscle samples from wild dead birds of prey from Spain. JAMS. 2020:34(3);217-228.
- Setyo L, Sabater M, Young A and Rickman BH. Metastatic osteolytic angioleiomyosarcoma induced by a foreign body in a kangaroo (Macropus giganteus). Australian Veterinary Journal. 2019.
- Sabater González M and Mayer J. Technological advances in wound healing. Vet Clin Exot Anim. Vet Clin Exot Anim. 2019;22:451-470.
- Sabater González M and Calvo Carrasco DC. Advances in osteosynthesis in exotic animals. Vet Clin Exot Anim. Clin Exot Anim. 2019;22:441-450.
- Guest Editor for Veterinary Clinics: Exotic animal medicine in 2019.
- Sabater González M and Calvo Carrasco, D. Surgical correction of traumatic tarsocrural joint luxation in a rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). JEPM. 2019;29:154-158.
- Sabater González M. Avian articular orthopedics. Vet Clin Exot Anim. 2019:22(2);239-251.
- Sabater González M. Skeletal cartilage and bone formation, composition and function in small mammals, birds and reptiles. Vet Clin Exot Anim. 2019;22(2):123-134.
- Sabater González M. Skeletal bone structure and repair in small mammals, birds and reptiles. Vet Clin Exot Anim. 2019;22(2):135-147.
- Huynh M, Sabater González M and Beaufrére H. Avian skull orthopedics. Vet Clin Exot Anim. 2019;22(2):253-283.
- Sabater M, Calvo Carrasco D. Exotic, Zoo and Wildlife orthopedics. Vet Clin North Am: Exot Anim Pract. 2019;22(2):ix-x.
- Sabater González M, Osterwind M and Fernández-Colomé J. Management of nephrolithiasis by pyelotomy and pyeloscopy in an Asian small-clawed otter (Aonyx cinereus). JAVMA (Accepted for publication in 2019).
- Baron HR, Leung KCL, Stevenson BC, Sabater-González M, and M, Phalen DN. Evidence of Amphotericin B Resistance in Macrorhabdus ornithogaster in Australian Cage-Birds. Medical mycology. Med Mycol (2018) 0:1-8.
- Baron HR, Phalen D and Sabater González, M. The Intertarsal Joint: A review of the regional anatomy and a novel extra capsular repair technique of the intertarsal joint in a duck. JAMS (2018) May: 32(1): 57-64.
- Calvo D, Sabater González M. Reproductive diseases in fowl. Vet Clin Exot Anim 20 (2017) 509–538.
- Sabater González M, Carrasco DC, Huynh M, Homer-Forbes NA, and Stidworthy MF. Calcinosis circumscripta in the digital extensor tendon of a tawny eagle (Aquila rapax). JAMS (2016) Dec; 30(4):374-377.
- Sabater González M, Calvo D. Emergencies and critical care of commonly kept fowl. Vet Clin Exot Anim 19 (2016) 543–565.
- Calvo Carrasco D, Dutton TA, Shimizu N, Sabater M, Forbes NA. Distraction osteogenesis correction of mandibular ramis fracture malunion in a juvenile mute swan. JAMS (2016) Mar; 30(1):30-8.
- Martínez C, Sabater González M, Giner J, and Huynh M. Spontaneous primary hypoparathyroidism in a ferret. JEPM (24). 333-339. 2015.
- Sabater M, Huynh M, Forbes N. Ileo-ceco-rectal intussusception requiring intestinal resection and anastomosis in a tawny Eagle (Aquila rapax). JAMS. 2015. 29(1):63-68.
- Sabater González M, Forbes N. Avian haematology. In practice. (Published). 2015. Vol 36(10).
- Sabater González M, Forbes N. Avian biochemistry. In practice. 2015. Vol 37(3).
- Sabater González M, Perez M. Management of a unilateral nonhealing corneal ulcer and uveitis in a laughing kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae). Vet Record Clinical Case Reports. 2014.
- Huynh M, Calvo D, Sabater González M. Retrospective cohort study of gastrointestinal stasis in pet rabbits. Vet Rec. 2014. Sep 6; 175(9):225.
- Huynh M, Brandao J, Sabater González M, Stidworthy M, Forbes N. Mucocele in a Spectacled Owl (Pusilatrix perspicillata). JAMS. 2014. Mar;28(1):45-9.
- Dutton T, Calvo D, Forbes N, Sabater González M. A novel technique for stabilization of a proximal cervical fracture in a tawny eagle. Vet record clinical cases. 2014. Vol 1(1).
- Sabater González M, Mancinelli E, and Stidworthy M. Bilary cystadenoma in a male Dutch rabbit. Vet Rec Clin Case Rep. 2014. Vol 2(1).
- Sabater González M, Pérez M, Calvo DC. Metaldehyde intoxication in a red fox (Vulpes vulpes). Vet Record Clinical Case Reports. 2014 Vol 2(1).
- Huynh M, Sabater González M, Brandao J, Forbes N. Use of an esophagostomy tube as a method of nutritional management in raptors: A case series. JAMS. 2014 Mar;28(1):24-3.
- Sabater González M, Pérez ML. Congenital ocular and adnexal disorders in reptiles. Vet Ophthalmol. 2013 Jan;16(1):47-55.