Dr. Cassaundra Moens was born and raised in Albert City, Iowa. While completing her bachelor’s degree in Biology at Iowa State University she worked as a gymnastics coach and as a teacher’s assistant for an introductory biology course. After completion of her bachelor’s degree Cassaundra worked as a zookeeper assistant at the International Exotic Animal Sanctuary in Boyd, TX for a year. In 2013, she was admitted to the University of Missouri School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2017. During veterinary school Dr. Moens spent a summer in South Africa working on rhinos, large cats, and antelope. Dr. Moens has special interest in exotic medicine and dentistry.

Dr. Moens has 3 cats, Persia, Nugget, and Cheetah. In her free time she enjoys hiking, swimming, and a night out on the town.