Dr. Shamli Malik
Dr. Shamli Malik grew up in Long Island, New York. Her passion for animals started at a very young age. She started by volunteering at an animal shelter and then began working as an assistant at an animal hospital in Long Island. She obtained her Bachelor’s in Animal Science from the University of Connecticut. From there she went to Ross University for Veterinary school and finished her clinical year of Vet school at Texas A&M. During Veterinary school Dr. Malik had the opportunity to go to South Africa, where she developed a strong passion for conservation medicine.
Dr. Malik has been practicing in small animal hospitals in New York for the last three years. She has gained practice in emergency medicine and her particular areas of interest are dermatology, internal medicine, and surgery. Her desire for nature and beautiful weather has brought her to sunny San Diego.
When not working, Dr. Malik enjoys reading, working out, spending time with her family and friends, watching sunsets, and traveling. She is also an avid hiker and has hiked the Inca Trail in Peru. Recently fate brought her together with an adorable new pup, Juniper, who is a Shorgi – a mix of Corgi and Shih Tzu.