Originally from Peru, Dr. Pamela S. Velarde grew up in Lima and is a graduate of the Universidad Cientifica del Sur. After finishing Vet School, Dr. Velarde started working at the racecourse in Lima and then moved to Lexington, KY where she worked with broodmares and prepared Thoroughbred yearlings for the sales. Her passion for horses brought her to Florida to pursue an internship at PSEH as a hospital intern. Dr. Velarde has a strong interest in internal medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, show jumping, and riding her warmblood mare.