Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Kessen Veterinary Clinic in Delphos! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 419-692-5946 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Our Talented Veterinarians

Dr. Sandra Kessen

Veterinarian

Education: Ohio State University 2002
Dr. Sandra Kessen received her undergraduate degree in biology from St. Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002. Her interest include small animal orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, small animal ultrasound as well as small animal medicine. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, boating, snow and water sking and fishing.

Dr. Jason Kessen

Veterinarian

Education: Ohio State University 2002
Dr. Kessen received his undergraduate degree in biology from John Carroll University and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002. Dr. Kessen’s interest include equine lameness and sports medicine as well as small animal medicine. Recently Dr. Jason graduated from Options For Animals College of Animal Chiropractic in Kansas, and is now available to perform chiropractic exams and adjustments on equine and canine patients. Dr. Jason enjoys spending his free time fishing with his family, snow skiing and coaching wrestling.

Dr. Mary Koelsch

Veterinarian

Education:
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Dr. Amanda Durand

Veterinarian

Education: Auburn University
Originally from Connecticut, Dr. Durand joined our Equine Department of Kessen Veterinary Clinic in March of 2016. She received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Auburn University, after completing her undergraduate degree in animal science at the University of Connecticut. Her veterinary interests include reproduction, foal medicine, ophthalmology, wound care, and preventative medicine. In her spare time she enjoys traveling with her dogs Poncho and Peter.

Dr. Laura Powell

Veterinarian

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Our Dedicated Small Animal Department

Autumn M.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Education: Vet Tech Institute at IBC - Fort Wayne, IN
Autumn, originally from Ossian, Indiana, has been a registered veterinary technician at Kessen Veterinary Clinic since 2008, and is now the Office Manager. Outside the clinic she enjoys art and music, and playing video games with her family which includes her German Shepherd, Willis.

Jamie B.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Education: Brown Mackie College
Jamie is our Lead RVT. Along with supervising our team to add efficiency to our day, she still enjoys assisting in surgery and performing dental cleanings. She has been part of the KVC team since August 2010. She attended Brown Mackie College in Findlay, Ohio, where she obtained her degree in veterinary technology in 2010, obtaining her RVT license in 2012. Jamie has a rescue dog named Geo, who is the love of her life (beside her husband of course). She has a leopard gecko Nerezza, who she loves as well.

Breeann C.

Registered Veterinary Technician

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Dinah F.

Veterinary Assistant

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Tori N.

Veterinary Assistant

Education: Vet Tech Institute at IBC - Fort Wayne, IN
Tori is one of our fabulous veterinary assistants. She obtained her Associates of Applied Science - Veterinary Technology degree from IBC in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in 2016 and has been with us since March of that year. She has 2 felines, Beanie and Oreo. Beanie enjoys lots of attention and playing with her mouse toy, while Oreo loves eating and getting his belly rubbed! Tori's favorite things to do outside of the clinic are hanging out with her friends and family, traveling, and sleeping!

Bailey K.

Registered Veterinary Technician

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Brittney M.

Veterinary Assistant

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Jenna H.

Registered Veterinary Technician

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Jasmine M.

Veterinary Assistant

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Our Hard Working Equine Department

Morgan P.

Equine Office Manager

Morgan is our Equine Office Manager. She graduated from the University of Findlay in 2014 with a Bachelor's Degree in animal science with an emphasis in science related applications. Morgan joined our team right after she graduated from college in the spring of 2014. She has 4 horses, 1 cat ``Diesel``, and 1 dog ``Lila``. In her free time she enjoys showing her horse Wyatt at horse shows around Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana, as well as helping her family race and raise standardbred racehorses.

Kristina L.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Kristina is our talented equine RVT. She graduated from Kent State University in 2016 with an Associate Degree in Applied Science - Veterinary Technology. She joined our Equine Department in the spring of 2018. In her free time she enjoys showing her horse Itchy and spending time with her husband and 2 dogs Nika and Kaydo.

Emily B.

Veterinary Assistant

Education: Ohio University - Southern Campus
Emily is our amiable equine assistant. She graduated from Ohio University in 2016 with her major in equine studies. She has been part of our Kessen Equine Team since June of 2017. Emily has many interests outside of the barn, which include; training horses, watching football (go Colts!), and activities with her husband Trevor. She has an Australian Shepherd mix named Brady.

Angie W.

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Austin L.

Equine Assistant

Austin is our humorous equine assistant and has been with us since the summer of 2016, and he will graduate in the fall of 2018 from the University of Findlay majoring in Animal Science with an minor in Chemistry. His plans after his undergraduate degree consist of going to veterinary school to specialize in equine and livestock animals. In his free time he likes to run his barrel horses, breed and sell beef show cattle, and spend time with his dog Magic.

Our Amazing Receptionists

Tracey T.

Receptionist

Education: The Ohio State University
Tracey was born and raised in Lima,Ohio. Tracey is one of our friendly and courteous receptionist that has been with the clinic since October of 2011. In addition to receptioning Tracey also networks our social media sites and helps coordinate events in our office. She graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Agriculture where she majored in animal science with a minor in classical studies. She enjoys volunteering with local animal rescue groups and relief organizations.

Angela B.

Receptionist

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