Dr. Lacie B. Lee was born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana. She has always had a special love for animals, especially cats, and realized at a very young age she would pursue a career in veterinary medicine.
Dr. Lacie attended Louisiana State University as an undergraduate, majoring in Veterinary science. She was accepted to the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998 and graduated in 2002.
She is a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), Cornell Feline Health Center, Veterinary Cancer Society (VCS), American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association (LVMA), Baton Rouge Area Veterinary Medical Association (BRAVMA), and the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM).
Her special interests include all aspects of feline medicine, however, felline dentistry, feline geriatric care and feline oncology are her passions. Dr. Lacie enjoys working with local feline animal rescue organizations and helping the community gain compassion-based knowledge and awareness in all aspects of fear-free feline care.
She is a member of the Veterinary Honor Society, Phi Zeta, and graduated with several honors from veterinary school. She currently resides in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with her husband, two children, two dogs, four cats and many Brangus cattle. Dr. Lacie is committed to continuously expanding her knowledge and evolving in all aspects of the feline species.
Dr. Lacie recently accepted a position as a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners Student Engagement Committee. She was nominated for this committee and will serve a two-year term on behalf of the AAFP.
Dr. Lacie completed the Center for Veterinary Education feline medicine two-year course under the direction of some of the world’s top feline veterinarians, working towards her goal of ABVP board certification in feline medicine; and has completed International Society of Feline Medicine's (ISFM) advanced certificate in feline behavior.
"We do the best we can with what we know, and when we know better, we do better. - Maya Angelou"