Melissa has worked as a veterinary nurse for the past 2 years, and joined the Narellan Animal Hospital team in December 2016. Melissa graduated from the University of Sydney with an Animal and Veterinary Bioscience degree in 2014, and is currently completing her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing. Melissa has a soft spot for pocket pets, and has a passion for the surgical and medical nursing care of bunnies and guinea pigs. She keeps herself busy at home with her many animals, having a Shihtzu X named Chicken, 7 guinea pigs, 4 rabbits, 2 turtles and 2 cockatiels. Amongst caring for all her animals, Melissa enjoys photography and drawing in her spare time.