Alina has loved animals all her life. She grew up with birds, cats, dogs and reptiles and other small critters. Her first job working with animals was in 2007 as a Dog bather.
She later went back to animals in 2013 in grooming and doggy daycare. She has been working in the veterinary field since 2017 although she has been caring for animals since she was a kid. She currently has a pack of cats and one dog. Alina is an Oakland native. She enjoys hiking, kayaking on the bay and spending time with her family and animals.