Dr Jaclyn Gatt

Dr Jaclyn Gatt, BVSc, MVS, MANZCVS (Unusual Pets), is an accomplished veterinarian and the Veterinary Director of the Bird & Exotic Animal Clinic in Melbourne, Australia. With over a decade of experience, she is passionate about all aspects of bird and exotic pet care and providing the highest levels of medical and surgical care to all creatures, no matter their species. 

Dr Jac is a passionate advocate for One Health, a concept that acknowledges the interdependence of human health, animal health, and environmental health. She is dedicated to fostering kindness and respect for the diverse range of humans and animals, recognizing that every individual deserves care and compassion. Additionally, she strongly advocates for the well-being and support of veterinary teams, understanding the crucial role they play in ensuring the health and welfare of both humans and animals. Dr Jac is also a fierce supporter of the LGBTQIA+ community, advocating for inclusivity and equality in the veterinary profession and beyond.

With her warm and compassionate approach, she engages audiences as she enthusiastically shares her extensive knowledge and expertise in veterinary medicine. Whether discussing emergency care, exotic pets, or wildlife conservation, Dr Jac’s genuine love for animals and her dedication to pet owner education always shine through.