VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Clinical and Anatomic Pathology

Associate Editor

Rebekah Gunn-Christie

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) Clinical Pathology, 2007


  • Residency in Clinical Pathology, University of Florida, 2007
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, 2004
  • Associate of Arts, Saint Mary's College, 1998
  • Bachelor of Science, North Carolina State University, 2000

Current Professional Activities

  • Veterinary clinical pathologist, Antech Diagnostics, Cary, North Carolina
  • Consultant, VIN

Marital Status

  • Married to Nathan Christie


  • Only the four-legged variety!


  • Cats:
    • Tyler, the dog in cat's clothing
    • Zora, the 26-toed kitty who narrowly escaped being euthanized in the animal shelter
    • Max, the "special" kitty who never misses a meal
    • Vida, the feral kitten who has decided living inside a home beats foraging outside
  • 1 dog:
    • Cecile, the Standard Poodle with von Willebrand's disease
  • 5 hens (Sam & Ella, Henny & Penny, and Crafty) and one rooster (John Fabio)


  • Riding and working on my motorcycles
  • Yoga, practicing and teaching (Registered Yoga Teacher/RYT-500)
  • Running and other forms of exercise including surfing, camping, hiking, mountain biking
  • Traveling to far and exotic lands

Favorite Quote

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally spent, and loudly proclaiming, 'WOW! What a ride!'"

What I Like Most About VIN

The bringing together of people who are involved in so many facets of veterinary medicine from across the world to a single location for the sharing of knowledge.

Are you a specialist who loves helping (and learning from) colleagues?

Join the proud team of VIN Consultants and Associate Editors!
Call Paul D. Pion, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) at 530-757-6881 or email .