Certified Veterinary Technologist/Head Technologist , BAS

Education: St. Petersburg College, 2010

Frances began working at Beaches in April of 2004, and accepted the position of Head Technician in 2005. She started working as a kennel attendant in high school and later became a technician. She graduated from St. Petersburg College of Veterinary Technology in 2010, and received her certification in veterinary technology in February 2011. She went back to school in 2013 and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in veterinary technology from St. Petersburg in December of 2015. She currently lives with her loveable rescues: Abby a yellow lab, Blake Bortles Kombat, a Shih Tzu, Irish, a pointer mix, and her 8 cats Dickens, Eliza, Puck, Stewie, Ernesto Sasquatch Twinkletoes, Elephant, Samwise Gamgee, and Houston Mizzou. Her spare time activities include kayaking, camping, reading, and watching movies.

Location Hours
Monday7:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday7:00am – 6:00pm
Wednesday7:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday7:00am – 6:00pm
Friday7:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 12:00pm

We are closed for lunch from 12:00pm to 2:00pm Monday through Friday, however our front desk remains open during this time for retail sales. Please call us to make your appointment today. **Every 2nd Tuesday of each month we set aside 2 hours of continuing education for our team. During this time between 12:00pm and 2:00pm our hospital is closed except for emergencies. This allows us to gather to share new information and knowledge that assures that our staff is consistently current on veterinary medicine. We hope that this does not greatly inconvenience our clients.