Dr. Vittorio Capello graduated in 1989 from the School of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Milano, Italy. He has practiced exotic animal medicine exclusively since 1996, and provides professional services for two veterinary clinics in Milano. Dr. Capello’s focus is the medicine and surgery of exotic companion mammals.
Dr. Capello has lectured, published and taught exotic animal courses and practical laboratories throughout Italy, US, and other parts of the world.
He is an author of the Rabbit and Rodent Dentistry Handbook, the Clinical Radiology of Exotic Companion Mammals and the Ear Surgery of Pet Rabbits dynamic eBook, and has both written and served as guest editor for numerous publications, including The Veterinary Clinics of North America-Exotic Animal Practice (Disorders of the Oral Cavity).
He served as board member and president elect for the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV). Dr. Capello is a founding Diplomate of the European College of Zoological Medicine (Small Mammal), and a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Exotic Companion Mammals).
He has been the recipient of the Oxbow award in 2010.