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Plaza Del Amo Animal Hospital is a quality, full-service health provider for the pets of the South Bay and surrounding communities. We are dedicated to providing all aspects of the healing arts to help your pets live a long and healthful life. We believe in adhering to the highest standards of diagnostics, medicine, surgery and therapeutics and as a demonstration of these high standards, we are proud to be accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association. Our hope is not only to provide education to our clients but to inspire all of our doctors, technicians and staff to strive to improve and grow in knowledge and technical skills.
We believe that the human-animal bond is critical to the well being of the pet and the family and constantly endeavor to support this bond by providing high quality care with a personal touch. Our veterinarians are available to provide excellent medical care for dogs, cats, ferrets, rabbits, rodents, and reptiles.
We welcome you to our hospital and into our family, feel free to look around and learn more about our hospital, our services and about the caring group of people who are a part of Plaza Del Amo Animal Hospital. Please put your paws up and make yourselves at home, and remember to check back often for updates and announcements.
Our extended office hours (7am to 7pm-Monday thru Fri, and 8am to 4pm on Sat) makes it easier to schedule appointments. Any patient that requires extensive 24 hour nursing care is transported to a local emergency clinic. Some critically ill exotic patients are taken home with a doctor for careful monitoring.
At Plaza Del Amo Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.
Dr. Teresa Benton, Dr. Brent Dastrup, Dr. John Guerra and Dr. Diana Gharbawy
Torrance Veterinarian | Plaza Del Amo Animal Hospital | 310-530-5511
3430 Fujita St.
Torrance, CA 90505
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Hours of Operation
|Monday||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|Tuesday||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|Wednesday||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|Thursday||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|Friday||7:00 am||7:00 pm|
|Saturday||8:00 am||4:00 pm|
|Sunday||1:00 pm||4:00 pm|
* Open Sunday for boarding check out only
*Closed the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 12 - 2pm for Staff Meetings
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