Dr Alicia Kennedy

Dr. Alicia Kennedy, also known as Dr. Lissi, is a practicing veterinarian and the founder of Cherished Pets - the world’s first B-corporation veterinary practice.  Alicia is nationally recognised as an industry leader in the emerging field of veterinary social work (VSW) and advocacy for the human animal bond. 

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A human-animal bond expert, Dr Lissi is fascinated and driven by the role that pets play in the lives of vulnerable people.  Through the Cherished Pets Foundation, she works with elderly and disabled pet owners who still live in their own homes in the Geelong and Bellarine community to ensure their pets are well cared for.    

Alicia's experience and contribution has also been integral in the ongoing development of Perfect Pets - learn more here.