Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Crab Orchard Veterinary Clinic, Inc. We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 276-988-8080 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Veterinarians and Management

Anne M. Yearians

President/CEO, Veterinarian

Lois Wallace-Ingram

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Lois is a native of Franklin County, Virginia. She received her bachelor’s degree in Animal and Poultry Sciences in 2007. Dr. Lois then graduated from the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010, and has since worked for Crab Orchard Veterinary Services. She has been married to her husband Daniel since 2010, and they have a spoiled rotten little girl named Hadley. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, running, spending time with her friends and family, and volunteering for different church activities. Dr. Lois has several furry family members that are familiar faces around the office: a Maltese mix named Lucy, a German Shepherd mix named Sam, a big black cat named Gabriel, and a big orange cat named Tobit.

Sarah Greenway

Veterinarian

Dr. Sarah Greenway is a native of northern Virginia. She grew up in the suburbs of Washington, DC before moving to Blacksburg to attend Virginia Tech as an Animal and Poultry Sciences major. She obtained her DVM from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, where she ran the feline arm of a local animal rescue, assisted with diversity and outreach efforts at the vet school, and somehow never got to see a tornado despite 4 years of living in Kansas. Dr. Greenway’s medical interests include feline medicine especially neonatal kitten care, shelter medicine, and companion animal nutrition and behavior. She will also see large animals and some exotics! She has two cats – she raised Perry from an orphaned bottle baby, and Venus came as a stray from animal control with a broken hip – and a crested gecko named Burruss. In her spare time she enjoys horseback riding, indoor plants, photography, Netflix, video games, crochet, raising orphaned kittens, and watching Virginia Tech football.

Amie Kausch

Office Manager

Amie started with Crab Orchard Veterinary Services in 2010 as a Veterinary Assistant. She has been the Office Manager since 2012. She is a native of Tazewell County and has worked in the Veterinary field since she was 19 years old. Amie has been married to her husband, Aaron, since 1998 and they have two children, Connor and Lauren. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and playing with her fur babies. Amie has an Australian Shepherd Mix named Amos, and 2 English Bulldogs named Lula and Maebelle, Mini Lamancha goats and lots of chickens!

Anna Irvin

Asst. Office Manager

Anna has been with us since 2013! She is originally from Advance North Carolina but relocated to Tazewell when her and her husband Matt got married. They have two dogs Stella an English Bulldog, Midge a Shih-Tzu, and a big black cat named Stewie! Anna enjoys spending time with her husband and family outside of work, she also enjoys cooking and crafting!

Amanda Salyer

Assistant Office Manager

Amanda is one of our Assistant Managers. She started at our office in March of 2018. Her and her husband have 9 dogs and a parrot! In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her pets and riding ATV’S!

Veterinary Assistants

Cindy Puckett

Veterinary Assistant

Cindy Puckett started working at Crab Orchard Veterinary Services in 2017. She initially worked as a Kennel Assistant and is now a Vet Assistant. She is a native of Tazewell County. She is the mother of 3 boys, Tommy, Jacob, and Eli and has been married to her husband, Joey, since 1997. Her pets consist of 4 dogs, fainting goats, a pet pig and a Mini Donkey. In her spare time, she loves to watch her kids play sports, spend time with her critters, travel, and have a good laugh!

Steven Whitehead

Veterinary Assistant

My name is Steven Whitehead I started working at Crab Orchard Veterinary Service in 2009, I work as a veterinary assistant. I have two cats at home, Raz and Rocket, they are four years old and were adopted from a litter that was dropped off to a friend of mine. I enjoy working on computers in my spare time, and playing pc games with frineds.

Morgan Stilwell

Veterinary Assistant

Morgan started working as a kennel assistant in June 2017, she has 3 dogs Bo, Rascal, and Tucker! She also has a horse named Saver. Morgans favorite part about her job is getting to work with all the different types of dogs! In her free time she likes to spend time outdoors hunting, barrel racing,trail riding and spending time on the farm!

Amanda Horton

Veterinary Assistant

Amanda Horton started working at Crab Orchard in January 2014, I worked 2 years in the kennels and now a vet tech. In my free time I love spending time with my 2 boxers and other critters.

Natalie Haga

Veterinary Assistant

Cayla Kidd

Veterinary Assistant

Cayla joined the Crab Orchard Team in 2018! She is from a small town in South Carolina called Travelers Rest. Cayla is the wife of a trucker and they have two beautiful daughters, Teagan (8) and Peyton (5)! She loves her two rescue fur babies Thor (American Staffordshire Terrier) and Winston (English Bulldog)!

Faline Fortner

Veterinary Assistant

Emily Hopkins

Veterinary Assistant

Emily started working at Crab Orchard in 2019 when she moved to Tazewell from Bristol, VA. She worked with animals throughout college and graduated from ETSU with a degree in Criminal Justice in 2018. Back in Bristol, she has a lazy beagle mix named Patch. In her free time, she loves to go on outdoor adventures and spend time with friends and family.

Receptionists

Brittany Absher

Receptionist

Brittany Absher has been working as a receptionist at Crab Orchard vet since April of 2016. She has several pets including a rescued Pit Bull named Ammo. She also helps her father take care of their herd of goats. In her spare time, she enjoys painting.

Missy Boardwine

Receptionist

Missy has worked at Crab Orchard since 2015, she started off in the
boarding facilities and is now a full time receptionist. She has been
happily married for 33 years, has 2 daughters and 2 grandsons who are the
ages 2 and 4. She enjoys spending time with her family especially watching
her youngest daughter play softball and volley ball.

Kennel Assistants and Team Members

Crystal Green

Kennel Assistant

Crystal started working for Crab Orchard in April of 2018! She is a Mom of three kids, four chihuahuas, and two cats! She has always loved working with animals and enjoys taking care of your fur babies while you are away!

Tori Short

Kennel Assistant

Victoria is from Raven, VA and grew up on a family farm. She currently studies Fine Arts and Psychology at Southwest Community College. She has a passion for animals of all types and loves drawing pet portraits. She currently has 17 animals that range from her two dogs Murphy and Smokey to her cats, goats, giant rabbits, horse and donkey.

Bethany McDonald

Kennel Assistant

Bethany is a local girl who graduated from Tazewell High School in 2018. She is currently enrolled at Southwest Virginia Community College majoring in Science:Pre Med and General Studies with plans to go to into the Veterinary field! Bethany has two dogs Soldierboy and Bandit and many cats! In her free time she enjoys listening to music, watching Netflix, drawing, and gardening.

Larry Nipper

Team Member

Yvonne McGuire

Team Member

Yvonne has been with Crab Orchard Veterinary Hospital since 2014! She is a valued team member who keeps our office clean and safe! Yvonne’s dog Buddy comes to work with her everyday and passes out biscuits to all of the employee dogs! In her spare time she loves working with all animals especially in the training department and she is a talented gardener!