Jessica Kriner, DVM graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University in 2009. Prior to attending veterinary school, Dr. Jessica was an EMT Paramedic. Her prior career helping humans in various states of emergency has allowed her to gain valuable experience with empathy and communication. These skills have been invaluable throughout her veterinary career. Since graduation from veterinary school, she has had the honor of helping furry family members in their homes, when facing the need for end-of-life care. Fear Free certification provides a strong foundation for her ability to connect with companion animals and their families.