The Critter Care team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. Proudly serving the Plano area. At Critter Care, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.


Our Veterinarians


Robert Robbins, DVM

Robert Robbins, DVM, grew up in Wisconsin and is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine in Madison. In 1995, after spending two years treating dairy cows in a small town in central Wisconsin, Dr. Robbins and his family relocated to Yorkville. He has been practicing small animal medicine and surgery in the area ever since.


Jessica Graves, DVM

Dr. Graves grew up in an active duty Air Force family and has lived most of her life in Illinois. After graduating from Greenville College and the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine she has been a small animal practitioner. Her professional specialties include internal medicine, geriatric medicine and dermatology. Dr. Graves is dedicated to helping her patients live long and happy lives.


Aubrey Fagan, DVM

Sandwich native, Dr. Aubrey Fagan acquired her passion for animals while actively showing horses, dogs, and rabbits as a member of the Rockin’ KC’s 4-H Club. Her special interests include total wellness; encompassing nutrition, pain management, disease prevention, and animal chiropractic medicine. Dr. Fagan joins Critter Care after three years practicing veterinary medicine in Texas and in Illinois. She graduated with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at St. Matthew’s University. When Dr. Fagan is not treating patients, she can be found spending time with her husband Ryan and family.


Dayna Ames, DVM

Dr. Ames was born and raised in Chicago’s western suburbs. She  graduated Cum Laude  from Kansas State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Ames enjoys spending time with her husband, 5 children and large extended family. Dr. Ames enjoys spending time outdoors with activities such as horseback riding, waterskiing and snow skiing.


Kim Peterson, DVM

Kim Peterson, DVM, established Critter Care in 1998 as a full-service house-call practice. She founded the clinic with the firm belief in compassionate and personal care for your family pets. Dr. Peterson is a graduate from the College of St. Benedict, and the University of Minnesota of Veterinary Medicine. She has a special interests are surgery, integrative medicine including acupuncture, herbal and food therapy. Today, Dr. Peterson’s sole focus at Critter Care is on those patients who will benefit from acupuncture, holistic alternatives and specialty surgeries.

Joe Foerner, DVM

Joe Foerner, DVM, is a board certified surgeon with over 30 years experience working with horses, exotics, and small animals. Dr. Foerner grew up in Chicago and attended the University of Illinois for his undergraduate and veterinary school. After interning at the University of Pennsylvania and working at a mixed practice in rural Pennsylvania, he returned to Illinois and joined the Illinois Equine Hospital and Clinic in Naperville until 2004. Dr. Foerner performs referral work for Brookfield Zoo and Lincoln Park Zoo, in addition to the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, and the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus in Washington D.C. He also continues to do referral equine surgeries, as well as consults on many surgical and lameness cases.