David Vella, BSc, BVSc (Hons), DABVP (Exotic Companion Mammal Practice)

Dr. David Vella
Dr. David Vella is an Australian small mammal and reptile veterinarian. In 2009, he became the first and only Australian veterinarian to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in Exotic Companion Mammal Practice. David consults as a primary accession and second opinion exotic small mammal and reptile/ amphibian vet in Sydney at North Shore Specialists and Animal Referral Hospital. Dr. Vella graduated with a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Veterinary Science from the University of Sydney. Currently volunteering for the Wildlife Information Rescue & Emergency Service, Dr Vella is involved in reptile and amphibian rescue. He also trains in handling, rehabilitation, foster care and rescue.

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