Dr. Jimmy Barr is originally from Winnfield, LA, and attended Louisiana State University where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1997 and his DVM degree in 2001. After 3 years in private practice in Houston, TX at Westbury Animal Hospital, he completed a rigorous residency program at the world-renowned Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, MA in 2007. After his residency, he began practicing at Florida Veterinary Specialists and received board certification as a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. Dr. Barr enjoys all aspects of emergency medicine and critical care with special interests in positive pressure ventilation, CPR, fluid therapy, and transfusion medicine. He is an active member of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care holding membership on the Credentials Committee.