An animal’s health is a priority.

Markaki Danai – veterinarian

Greek – French nationality,

Born in Athens in 1982, married with one child

Graduated from the Heraklion Experimental Senior High school in 1999

Studied Veterinary Science & Medicine in Italy, graduating from Parma Veterinary School in 2006

Since November 2007 manages a private practice in the area of Voutes where she also works as a veterinarian, aiming to improve both health and welfare of companion animals.

Between 2007 and 2016 she was simultaneously contracted as the head veterinarian for the Heraklion Municipal shelter

Since 2016 she has worked for various other municipalities in the wider Heraklion area in her efforts to reduce the stray animal population. Some of these were the Municipalities of Hersonissos, Viannos and Phaistos.

Her work to help stray animals with the Heraklion Municipal shelter further expanded to involve voluntary work for the Cretan Animal Welfare Society, traveling to HSI Animal Care Expo (USA) in 2013 as their representative. As a result of this initiative, she earned a veterinary internship with the Humane Society of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Services provided

  • General veterinary medicine
  • Grooming
Preventative veterinary medicine
  • Vaccinations, Anti-parasite treatments
  • Microchipping
  • Pediatric & Geriatric Examination
  • Dietary Advice
Pathology – Diagnostics
  • Ophthalmoscopy
  • Otoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Short hospitalization
Surgery – Oncology
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Tumor surgery
  • Dental ultrasonic Scaler & Polisher
  • Dental extractions
Laboratory Analysis
  • General blood analysis & Biochemical Profiles
  • Urine & Fecal Analysis
  • Skin & Histological examinations
  • Quick Tests Leshmania, Erlichia, Parvo, Felv, FIV etc
  • Intravenous Anesthesia
  • Inhaled Anesthesia

The vet practice