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VCA Los Altos Animal Hospital

VCA Los Altos Animal Hospital

3080 Woodruff Avenue, Suite B | Long Beach, CA 90808

Call 562-679-7176
Monday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 7:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday Closed
  • Anesthesia-Free Dental Cleanings
  • Digital Radiology
  • Geriatrics (Senior Pet Care)
  • Health Certificates & Exams
  • In-house Lab & Pharmacy
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Grooming
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Declawing
  • Exotic Animal Vet
  • Reptile Vet
  • Small Animal Vet
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Medical Specialties
  • Veterinary Surgery
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam
Description

You and your pet are always welcome at VCA Los Altos Animal Hospital. We are a well established hospital located in East Long Beach, but are close to surrounding neighborhoods like Belmont Heights, Belmont Shore, Signal Hill, California Heights, and Bixby Knolls. We have been recognized by a local paper for being the "best veterinary hospital" for 12 years in a row! Our hospital is backed by the full resources of VCA's national network of over 700 hospitals. We have a newly remodeled hospital that provides a clean, comforting and friendly environment to ensure that you and your pet have a positive experience every time you visit. At the same time, it is important for you to know that we are constantly growing and changing to meet your pet's needs. We are committed to providing you with great customer service just as we have always done in the community for over 45 years. That's just what you should expect from our first-rate staff. After all, we are a strong and committed team with the experience and know how to skillfully care for your beloved pet.

Additional Services/Information:
HomeAgain microchips
Major credit cards accepted
Multiple pet discounts
Nail trimming
New clients always welcome
Prescription/premium diet pet foods
Serving the community for nearly 50 years
Spanish spoken

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Welcome to VCA Los Altos Animal Hospital! Welcome to VCA Los Altos Animal Hospital!
Handicapped parking access! Handicapped parking access!
Our luxurious Waiting Area! Our luxurious Waiting Area!
Our spacious Exam Rooms! Our spacious Exam Rooms!
VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care. VCA is committed to continuously improving its standard of care.
Bios
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Dr. Kathleen McBride, DVM
Dr. Kathleen McBride, DVM

Veterinary School: Ohio State University

Dr. Kathleen McBride grew up in Whittier, CA before moving to Portland, Oregon to attend Lewis & Clark College. She majored in biology, minored in chemistry and spent a semester abroad in Australia. Dr. McBride graduated with summa cum laude honors. After undergrad she worked as a molecular biology researcher for Oregon Health Sciences University studying the parasites that cause African Sleeping Sickness. From there Kathleen attended Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated with magna cum laude honors. Following graduation, Dr. McBride completed a one year internship at VCA West Los Angeles Animal where she received additional training.
Dr. McBride has 3 cats and 2 shelties.

Special Interests: Dr. McBride�s special interest include internal medicine and endocrinology.

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Dr. Martha Kaye, DVM
Dr. Martha Kaye, DVM

Veterinary School: Louisiana State University

Dr. Marti Kaye is a Louisiana native who moved to Southern California for the wonderful weather and beaches. She graduated from Louisiana State University where she received degrees in Bachelor of Sciences (1998), Masters in Animal Science (2000) and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (2004). She belongs to the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association. She has 2 dogs, a pitbull mix named Duckie, and a younger terrier mix named Desi. She also fosters her sister�s cat who is currently deployed in the Navy.

Special Interests: Dr. Kaye's professional interests are in internal medicine, dentistry and endocrinology

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Dr. Irving Ameti, DVM
Dr. Irving Ameti, DVM

Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

Dr. Ameti is a California native. He holds 3 university degrees from the University of California Davis campus. These include a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science, a Masters of Science in Animal Science and a doctorate of veterinary medicine degree. Dr. Ameti has over 25 years of veterinary practice experience. Dr. Ameti resides in Long Beach and is married with 2 daughters, 2 cats named Malika and Daisy and a standard poodle named Lilly..

Special Interests: His special interests include internal medicine, dermatology, ear disease and dentistry.

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Dr. Aimee Krieger
Dr. Aimee Krieger

Graduate School: Ohio State University / DVM

Dr. Aimee Krieger is a native of Massachusetts, graduating from The University of Massachusetts in 1999, with a degree in Animal Science and Psychology. She then moved to the Los Angeles area to work at Harbor UCLA Research Institute in the field of pediatric medical genetics for two years. She then attended veterinary school at The Ohio State University in Columbus, graduating in 2006. This is where she met her husband, who is also a veterinarian. After graduation, she completed a one year medical and surgical internship at VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. She currently resides in Manhattan Beach with her husband, Alaskan Malamute Zeus, and cats Loki and Diesel.

Special Interests: Dr. Krieger�s special interests include internal medicine and feline medicine.

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