Dr. Hennessey is a graduate from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine class of 1988. Born into a military family in Tokyo Japan Dr. Hennessey spent the first 20 years of his life traveling the world living in Thailand for 4 years and Cairo Egypt for 2. He decided to become a veterinarian at the age of 11 while on a train trip to Penang Malaysia. Two of the chaperons on the train were military veterinarians and a life working with animals seemed a perfect fit. Dr. Hennessey met his wife Lynnette while at The University of Florida, they have three children, Kara, Cayla and Colton. Plantation Animal Hospital was opened by Dr. Hennessey and Lynnette in Oct of 1995. While not working Curt and Lynnette enjoy diving, swimming and off shore fishing.