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Christina Y., Veterinary Assistant

B.S. - Veterinary Science

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Arizona but I am originally from Pennsylvania.

What was your first pet?
My first pet was a golden retriever named Jester. My dad was in the Navy at the time and named him after a character in Top Gun.

Favorite sports team?
Boston Bruins and any U of A team! Bear down!

My favorite part about working with animals?
My favorite part about working with animals is being able to help them feel better and caring for them with compassion and kindness. I really enjoy helping both animals and their families.
Christina Yamada Staff Photo 2021

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