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VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital

VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital

20805 Hawthorne Blvd | Torrance, CA 90503

Call 424-903-8461
Monday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology (Skin Care)
  • Geriatrics (Senior Pet Health)
  • Health Certificates & Exams
  • In-house Lab & Pharmacy
  • Animal Boarding
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam

At VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital, our patients are our top priority. We dedicate our time to helping and saving the animals. We take pride in our staff and our doctors hard work and dedication.

Additional Services/Information:
AAHA accredited since 1959
Appointments appreciated
Early drop-offs at 7am (pick up as late as 6PM)
New Kitten package
New puppy package
Prescription/premium diet pet foods
Reduced cost vaccine clinic
Serving the community for over 40 years

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Welcome to VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital! Welcome to VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital!
VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care. VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care.
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Stephen Fynaardt
Stephen Fynaardt

Dr. Stephen J. Fynaardt
Medical Director
DVM, Iowa State University

Our Medical Director, Dr. Stephen J. Fynaardt, is a General Practitioner with a special interest in Dermatology. He graduated from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa and has been with our hospital since 1974.

Dr. Fynarrdt enjoys mentoring young men and women in the field of science. He is very proud of his six current veterinarians, four human physicians and five animal health technicians that have been associated or worked with him during their college years.
In addition to mentoring students on his own over the last 30 years, Dr. Fynaardt has been active in VCA's Externship program for graduating veterinary students.

He has also been very active in other community efforts. He is involved with the Boy Scouts of America and the our local schools in their "future professions" classes.

One of his great joys is seeing the grandchildren of many of his previous and present clients coming in with their new pets.

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Dawn Miller
Dawn Miller

Associate Veterinarian
DVM, University of California, Davis

Dr. Dawn Miller was born and raised in the the South Bay and returned here after receiving her undergraduate and doctorate of veterinary medicine degrees from UC Davis in 1990. She joined the team at VCA Clarmar in 1998. She has a special interest in soft tissue surgery.

When she is not at work, she enjoys walking her three dogs in the mountains and training in the martial arts of Soo Bahk Do.

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Robert Schooley
Robert Schooley

Dr. Robert M. Schooley
Associate Veterinarian
DVM, University of California, Davis

Robert M. Schooley, D.V.M. has had a keen interest and love of animals since childhood. A life long resident of the South Bay, he attended Torrance High School then attained a Bachelor of Science and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of California, Davis. Upon graduation, he completed an internship in medicine from the West Los Angeles Veterinary Medical Hospital.

In 2005, he merged his Torrance Small Animal Veterinary Hospital with VCA Clarmar Animal Hospital. Personal interests that keep him busy are home gardening and fix-up projects and sheep herding with his Border Collies.

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