Dr. Laurie Hester joined the Cats Limited team in 2005. She earned her bachelor’s degree in biology from Southern Illinois University and her veterinary degree from University of Illinois.

She is a member of several veterinary organizations, including the American Association of Feline Practitioners, The American Animal Hospital Association, The American Veterinary Medical Association, the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association, and the Veterinary Information Network.

Dr. Hester has four cats (Louie, Oliver, Poe and Zelda) and two dogs (Hank and Charlie). She enjoys spending time with her husband and son, traveling, scuba diving and reading.