Meet the Technicians

Christina Sims


Christina began her career at Beach Pet Hospital in 2006 and became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 2008 and Certified Veterinary Practice Manager in 2013. She is a member of the Virginia Association of Veterinary Technicians, the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association, the American Association of Feline Practitioners, the International Association of Canine Professionals and the AKC Canine Good Citizen Educator. Christina has also helped Beach Pet earn their Fear Free Veterinary Visit certification and Feline Friendly Veterinary Practice certification.

Christina has two sons named Steven and Trevor who she loves to go boating with as well as watch them race monster and mud trucks. She also has a house full of french bulldogs named Buck, Sir Allister, and Rain. She also has a boa constrictor named Rosie who is a good friend to each of our staff members. Christina also likes to donate her time and talents to local wildlife rescue. She is also a dedicated volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocate with the Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court. Christina is also an owner and founder of your favorite locally owned Pups and Pints. Stop by for a beer!

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