Joao joined us part time from Calweton Vets in January 2023, he originates from Coimbra, Portugal. After completing his second degree (first being in cellular and molecular Biology) he worked with dairy cattle in Sao Miguel Azores in Portugal and beef cattle in Milford Donegal in Ireland. In 2017 Joao made the decision to come to the UK to work in Somerset before starting work in Cornwall. Joao has a keen interest in general dairy veterinary work, particularly cow signals and reproduction. In his spare time, he enjoys, fishing, running and spending time with his family.