Melisse Conway

Melisse Conway, Medical Director, DVM (General Practice)

Dr. Conway graduated from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. After a short stint in Las Vegas, Dr. Conway spent the last 8 years working in New Orleans. A large portion of that time she worked at the LASPCA as a shelter and community clinic veterinarian. Her passion is shelter medicine and preventive care. She has a special interest in soft tissue surgery. She is originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico and has lived in a total of 5 countries throughout her life, mostly in Latin America. She is excited to call Florida her new home. On her free time she likes to spend time with her son, especially on the beach. She has four furry babies – her dog Rosie and three cats, Layla, Lafitte and Penny Lane.

Largo Shelter

9099 130th Avenue North
Largo, Florida 33773

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Shelter Hours:

Tuesday – Friday: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Veterinary Center

3250 5th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33713

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Veterinary Center Hours:

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.*
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

*Closed 12:30 p.m. -2:00 p.m. every 3rd & 4th Tuesday of the month

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