JudgesThe Jetpets Rescue Awards would not be possible without judges. A huge thank you to our 'pawsome' Judges who donate their time and expertise.
Our Judges for categories 1 – 7
Director of Corporate Affairs, Animals Australia
Tim has extensive experience in companion animal welfare. More about Tim »
Dr Anne Fawcett
Animal Welfare Veterinarian
Anne has worked with a number of organisations including the RSPCA, Cat Protection Society, Pets in the Park, and Getting 2 Zero to promote animal welfare. More about Anne »
Dr Michael O'Donoghue
Small animal veterinarian and Co-founder of 'People and Pets', a nationwide pet loss counselling service
Michael has a special interest in pet loss & grief support and set up ‘People and Pets’. More about Michael »
Dr Alex Hynes
Emergency veterinarian and co-star of the new Bondi Vet TV series
Dr. Alex Hynes is an emergency veterinarian with an extraordinary passion for animals, life and her veterinary work. Alex’s rescue Samoyed dog Yoshi is her constant companion at public events. More about Alex »
Jetpets Founder and Managing Director
Jetpets was founded by Sandy Matheson who saw the need for a pet travel agency focused on the safety, comfort and welfare of pets. More about Sandy »
Dr Anthony Bennett
Co-Star of Lifestyle’s TV program Village Vets
Dr Anthony Bennett is a veterinarian and the star of Village Vets Australia on The LifeStyle Channel. More about Anthony »
Our Judges for category 8, Advocate® People’s Rescue Story
Dr Liisa Ahlström
Veterinary Scientific Affairs Australia, Companion Animal Products, Bayer Animal Health
Liisa joined Bayer Animal Health as a Technical Services Veterinarian in 2013, and has since discovered a passion for companion animal parasites and vector-borne diseases. More about Liisa.
Senior Brand Manager, Bayer Australia.
Passionate about animal health, Dan is owned by two cats (Harry and Cody (pictured)) adopted from a Sydney shelter. More about Dan.
Founder of Pets4Life and Companion Animal Rescue Awards program
Cathy has a big heart for pet welfare and adoption. She launched the Companion Animal Rescue Awards in June 2018. More about Cathy.