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Ovi Velici

Veterinary Technician
Ovi graduated in Romania in 1996, with a degree in Veterinary Medicine. Prior to his arrival in Canada with his family, he worked as a veterinarian in a small animal clinic, in Bucharest. He joined the Upper Bathurst Animal Clinic in 2019 as a veterinary technician. Prior to becoming a member of our team, Ovi worked in AAHA accredited clinics since 2001. He is interested in surgery and imaging diagnostics.

Ovi owned a German shepherd, a cocker spaniel and a jack russell terrier. He was also a cocker spaniel breeder with great results at dog shows. Ovi loves to spend time with his family. In his free time, he enjoys dancing, swimming and watching NBA games. 

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