Dr. Yvette Foerster was born an only child in a large Hispanic family in Southern California. She earned her BS in Animal Science from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (aka Cal Poly Pomona) and earned her DVM from OSU Center for Veterinary Healthy Sciences (Class of 2011). She is happily married to Dan, the love of her life. She is also the proud mother of their first child, Kora. She has an interest in gardening, reading, and drawing. She has practiced several martial arts including Jeet Kune Do, Kali Escrima, Western boxing, and German Longsword fencing. She currently has two furry children–German Shepherds Mina and Wolf.