california vet hospital, Gardena, CA 90248 - Our Doctors

California Veterinary Hospital

230 West Victoria Street
Gardena, CA 90248


Meet our Staff


Vet Assistant 

In 2008 Jennifer studied nursing at a local college. Soon after, she discovered that was not her passion. 

Having many hamsters, rabbits, and guinea pigs in her lifetime made her realize how much love she has for animals.

Jennifer went back to school to become a vet assistant and got her certification. Soon after she began volunteering and got hired at Cal Vet Hospital. "I wouldn't want to work anywhere else".


Vet Assistant 

Working with animals has always been Dianyra's dream. Her first job involving animals was in the grooming field. Although she enjoyed it, she was not happy there.

Now that shes working here, she has never been happier. Everyday there is something new to learn. Her care and love for animals has grown everyday working at California Veterinary Hospital.


Vet Tech

Michelle has been working at California Vet Hospital since 2007. She started out as our kennel assistant to tech to now practice manager. She attended Pierce college RVT program.  She has a special interest in Dentistry, and has been here since day one.

Working with animals has been her passion ever since she can remember. She also has her own rescue group were she rescues homeless and unwanted dogs. Michelle has two dogs roscoe and rhino and a Iguana named valentine, although she loves working with animals her number one joy is spending time with her three beautiful daughters. 


Vet Assistant

Cristal grew up surrounded by cats and dogs. She attended community college to study psychology, but when she rescued 2 kittens that's when she knew working with animals was her calling.

In January 2017 she got her certificate for Veterinary assistant, her internship hours was performed here. Soon after she became part of our team. 

Cristal enjoys spending her free time with her two dogs Max the newfoundland mix and Ivy the lab mix. She has a special place in her heart for stray kittens. 


Vet Assistant





Practice Manager




     Alanis grew up surrounded by dogs and cats. She has always felt a very strong connection and bond with any animal she ever came across.

Her passion was to work in a setting that involved being around animals and then she found us. She finds comfort in animals and believes pets bring us happiness that lives in our hearts forever.

When Alanis is not working she spends her time with her two boys.


Vet Assistant



Vet Assistant



Kennel Attendant