Meet Our Vet

Paul Hansen is a principal veterinarian and Director of Woollahra Veterinary Hospital and is a champion for animal welfare and ethics, having previously chaired the NSW AVA Ethics and Complaints Subcommittee and being selected to sit on the NSW Companion Animals Advisory Board.

A 1986 BVSc graduate of the University of Queensland, Paul is highly revered in his profession and is a past President of both the NSW Division of the Australian Veterinary Association and the Sydney Metropolitan Practitioners Branch.

Paul, his veterinarian wife Penny and his daughter Olivia, live in Sydney’s pet friendly Inner West with their much adored18 year old three-legged ginger cat, Noosa. He is committed to educating the community about proper pet care.

Paul has a wealth of knowledge on pet care and moving with your pet and has provided us with useful hints and tips on how to ensure your pet is kept happy and healthy when living in strata buildings.

Woollahra Veterinary Hospital is open 7 days. You can visit its website at