Staff of Port Royal Veterinary Hospital

Port Royal Veterinary HospitalBob Ellis, Part Owner & External Group Liaison

Bob Ellis founded Port Royal Veterinary Hospital along with Shelia Ellis and Dr. Marikay Campbell.

Bob has Bachelor's degrees in Psychology and Communications and previously worked in the newspaper business. "After 30 years in the newspaper business, I retired and decided to buy this practice with Dr. Campbell and Shelia Ellis. We wanted to move from Michigan to somewhere warm, and discovered Port Royal/Beaufort was the perfect place for us to live and work. Our clients have been great and it's our pleasure to give them the best veterinary service possible."

Outside of work, Bob is an avid runner and has participated in five marathons, 50 half marathons and over 100 10K races. He also enjoys swimming, kayaking, learning about history and spending time with his grandchildren.

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Port Royal Veterinary HospitalShelia Ellis, Master Groomer and Part Owner

Shelia Ellis is the master groomer at Port Royal Veterinary Hospital and is part owner with Bob Ellis and Dr. Campbell. In addition to her grooming duties, she also works as a veterinary assistant and receptionist as needed. "I also give a groomer's physical," she says, "and bring any issues to the doctor's attention." Her favorite part of her position is being able to create beautiful styles for pets every day.

"We love our clients and try our best to make them feel as though they are family," says Shelia. "We want to empower them to take a vital role in the medical care of their pets."

Shelia has a Shetland sheepdog named Swan; two French bulldogs, Mona and Crash, and a Bengal cat, Jag. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, training her dogs, taking walks on the beach and spending time with her grandchildren.

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Charity Cox, Practice Manager

Bio coming soon.

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Heather Garcia, Lead Technician

Bio coming soon.

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