VCA Airline Boulevard Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Technician Supervisor

    Christine Alman
    Veterinary Tech School: Penn Foster

    Christine grew up in Portsmouth, and"Th likes to go by the name "Teeny". She has 6 years experience with animals. Her experience previous to this job included Family Vet Center, vet asst. 1yr, Banfield, vet asst. 2.5yrs, Casey Animal Hospital, receptionist 6 months, LaPetite Academy- sub teacher- 1 yr. Her current animal companions include Tyson, Tula, Dreamy and Toddler. Her favorite dog and cats breeds are Maine Coons and Great Danes. Her interests outside of work are photography and nature. 3 fun facts about Teeny are: she ran her own house cleaning business for 5 years, she was a substitute teacher for a daycare for over a year and she owned a no kill farm when she lived in Georgia.    "This is the job I am meant to do"

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Lee Ann Granger-Baird

    Lee Ann is a graduate of Portsmouth manor High School and a mother of 3 handsome boys.  She has been in the Veterinary field since 2009, which fuels her unconditional passion for the furries.  She enjoys living the country life on a Southampton County farm with her Beagle, Chihuahua and two felines.  In her spare time she likes to read, listen to music and watch movies.  Interesting fact she is a musical trivia genius!  "There is a special satisfaction in doing what I do, I feel pets are an extension of your human family and deserve as much compassion when it comes to medical attention as we do. The happy wags and sloppy kisses are just a side benefit."

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Eva New

    Eva joins our team from emergency veterinary medicine.  She enjoys all breeds of animals but her favorite are the kitties.  She has a Chihuahua named "Little Man" and a Domestic Shorthair named "Titius".   She enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.  3 fun facts about Eva are: she has 3 children & 5 grandchildren, she is obsessed with Shark week, and she was an entertainment contractor for the Navy. 


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately at 757-393-1011. If it is after hours, please call The Cove Emergency Hospital at 757-935-9111. The Cove is located at 6550 Hampton Roads Parkway #113 Suffolk, Va 23435.