Anne Fawcett lectures in the Sydney School of Veterinary Science and is a companion animal veterinarian. She completed a Masters in small animal medicine and surgery (Murdoch University), is a member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists animal welfare chapter, and is a Diplomate of the European College of Animal Welfare and Behaviour Medicine in Animal Welfare Science, Ethics and Law.
She co-authored of Veterinary Ethics: Navigating Tough Cases (5M) with Dr Siobhan Mullan, and numerous peer-reviewed journal articles. She co-edited the sold-out Vet Cookbook (CVE). She is undertaking a PhD on ethical challenges encountered by veterinary teams.