Our Team 2021-09-23T05:46:11+00:00

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If you are looking for a caring and experienced team of vet’s and vet nurses who will care for your pet just like you do, then book a consultation with Paws and More

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Our Team

Dr Udi Licht


Dr Udi Licht graduated from Murdoch University. After graduating he did some volunteer work with one of the local rescue shelters and following that went on to work several small animal clinics here in Perth. Udi joined PAWS and MORE VET CENTRE when it opened in 2018 and has gathered a big fan base with clients and pets alike.

Udi was born in Israel and spent most his childhood moving between several countries including Singapore and the US before coming to study in Perth. It was during vet school he met his future wife (who is also a vet) and they started their family together.  They now have 2 young children along with their fur babies Hannah, their dog, Bruce and Chloe, their cats and few friendly chooks.

Udi loves all aspects of veterinary work but is particularly interested in dermatology, small animal medicine as well as exotics and avian medicine. Outside of work Udi loves spending time outdoors with his kids, kayaking , tending to his veggie patch , playing soccer and practicing his unicycling and juggling!

Dr Lena Pulbrook


Dr Lena Pulbrook another Murdoch graduate joined PAWS and MORE VET CENTRE in 2021 and has rapidly become a favourite with many pets and clients.

Dr Pulbrook started her career in Dongara but we managed to entice her down to Canning Vale along with her large menagerie of pets.

Dr Pulbrook has a particular interest in behaviour. She is currently running our puppy preschool.

Dr. Steven Michaels


Dr Steven Michaels is another local Murdoch University graduate. During his time at university Steve took a gap year and enjoyed touring the United States of America, wonderful experiences had and treasured memories made.

A couple of years after graduating Dr Michaels opened his own clinic in Mandurah and proceeded to grow that clinic to a level above his expectations over a period of 17 years.  Relocating from north of the river to settle in Mandurah and start his family which consists of his wife Lisa, eldest son Hayden, daughter Brooke and youngest crew member Logan. Steve has always been an animal lover to the point of being the first person in W.A. to successfully breed and commercially sell Axolotls at the ripe age of just 14!!

In his spare time Steve spends every minute on the ocean game fishing with his family and is truly passionate about everything above and below the ocean.

Steve is a valued member of the Paws and More team and would love for you to pop in and have a chat and show him your catch/brag photos.

Avi Bechar


Dr Avi Bechar grew up in Israel and qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 2003. Avi migrated to WA in 2014 with his wife and two daughters. Avi’s vet degree was not recognized in WA so he successfully sat the rather tortuous national veterinary qualifications in 2019 and has worked as a veterinary surgeon for PAWS and MORE since.

Dr Bechar has a great interest in surgery, particularly orthopaedics. Dr Bechar performs the tricky soft tissue surgeries at PAWS and MORE along with the orthopaedics including cruciate surgery.

Dr Bechar is an avid diver and enjoys all water sports so couldn’t have found a more perfect place to settle.



Cindy is a qualified Veterinary Nurse/Emmett Practitioner/Professional Dog Trainer and is one of the first people you will meet at Paws and More being our receptionist on Monday and Wednesday!

Cindy has been in the veterinary industry for over 20 years, and resides in Mandurah with her husband, 2 dogs, 2 cats and horse. Her passion for animals has led her to do future studies to become a professional dog trainer with a special interest in behaviour, and Emmett Practitioner for dogs and horses.

Emmett therapy is a light touch muscle release therapy to help relieve pain and discomfort. It also helps to rebalance the body to relieve behaviour changes and provide a better state of mental and physical wellbeing.

You will see Cindy out the front on Monday and Wednesdays with her dog Ned.



Lisa is the friendly face you will meet at reception on Mondays and Tuesday’s. Lisa has been in the veterinary industry for 17 years and resides in Mandurah with her lovely husband and three awesome children. Lisa is an avid animal lover and has a home filled with almost every animal known to man!!!! Pop in to say hi and have a cuppa with Lisa, she’s always looking for an excuse to have a cup of tea!!!!



Ashleigh  graduated with her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing at the end of 2020 from South Metropolitan TAFE and has been working at Paws and More since the beginning of 2021. Being a Canning Vale local her whole life, she enjoys being able to meet all her fellow fluffy neighbours. Ashleigh is very passionate about caring for animals and has many of her own at home (2 cats, a big fluffy Golden Retriever and too many fish to count!).



Iona joined the paws and more team as a trainee vet nurse in mid 2018. At home she has, 3 crazy Staffies; Luna, Odin and Malachai, 5 kitties; Pepper, Charli, Daria, Keith and Freya, and Buddy her cheeky guinea pig. Iona is no stranger to bringing home stray animals much to her parents dismay, everything from tiny orphaned newborn kittens to bottle feed to stray bunnies seeking a home

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