Lizzie Youens BSc (Hons) BVSc MRCVS

Dr. Lizzie Youens BSc (Hons) BVSc MRCVS

Cat Behaviour
Cat Health
Cat Nutrition


  • Interest in feline medicine, involved with running cat-only clinics.
  • Lizzie especially enjoys behavior, dermatology, and geriatrics, and is working towards her Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice (CertAVP).


  • Degree in Animal Behaviour & Welfare from University of Bristol, graduated with First Class Honours (2009)

  • Degree in Veterinary Science from the University of Bristol (2011)

  • Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons


Lizzie graduated from the University of Bristol in 2011 and has been working in first opinion companion animal practice. She has worked in a variety of clinics across the U.K., from large hospitals to small branch practices.

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Lizzie lives with her husband and two small children in the beautiful Forest of Dean. She enjoys walking all over the forest, especially if there’s a hot chocolate afterward!  

Lizzie’S Pets

Lizzie owns two cats, both adopted somewhat accidentally through work. Her dream is to own a smallholding with animals galore, including a donkey or two!
“I love to engage with dedicated pet owners, both face-to-face and through my writing.”

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