Dr. Amanda De Melo grew up in Montreal, Qc. She obtained her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at Universite de Montreal in 2018. Upon graduation, she worked in private practice in the Gatineau region until she was inspired by her love of the sea to move to Nova Scotia. After practicing briefly in Cape Breton, she decided to settle closer to the city and happily joined the team at East Hants Animal Hospital.

Dr. De Melo is Fear Free Certified and passionate about making your pet’s visit as pleasant as possible. She also has keen interests in imaging and surgery.

In her spare time, Amanda enjoys hiking, kayaking, a good book, and spending time with her adored cat, Mysti. If you’re wondering about her name, it’s Portuguese. So don’t be shy to practice your language skills with her, she enjoys it.