Luigi Venco reducedLuigi Venco DVM, SCPA, EVPC Dipl

Graduated at the Faculty of Veterinary medicine of the University of Milan, obtained 2 years later the Board in Small Animal  Practice in the same Faculty  and attended the Course of Cardiology in dogs and cats at the University of Turin.

He was as Visiting Professor for six months at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Georgia (Athens USA) and visited further several Veterinary Teaching Hospital abroad ( Davis CA, Ft Collins CO, Philadelphia PA, Gifu Japan). He presented  more than 100 topics  in Italy, U.S.A., U.K., Slovenia, Greek, Poland , Croatia, Japan, Cuba, Spain, Czech republic Bulgaria, Serbia , Hungaria, Russia about Parasitology and Cardiology  and is author and co-author of more than 20 papers on “Internationally peer reviewed journals”,  two books about Heartworm disease , one book  about small animal parasitology and one about Cardiology of dogs, cat and horses. He works in cooperation in research projects with the Faculties of Veterinary Medicine of Milan, Parma, Zagreb and the Faculty of Biology of Salamanca.

Since 2006 he is a Diplomate of the EVPC (European Veterinary Parasitology College).

He works at the Veterinary Hospital “Città di Pavia” in the fields of Cardiology (both medicine and surgery) and Clinical Parasitology.