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Welcome to vCA Hermosa Animal Hospital

Your Veterinarian in Hermosa Beach, CA
Call (310) 376-8819
Email vcahermosa@vca.com

560 Pacific Coast Highway
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

VCA Hermosa Animal Hospital in Hermosa Beach, CA is a full service companion animal hospital that has been providing quality pet care since 1991. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy pets; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during his or her lifetime.

We understand the special role your pet plays in your family and are dedicated to becoming your partner in your pet's health care. We treat your pet as we would our own. Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education. Our entire healthcare team is committed to providing personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner.

At this site, you will find information about our practice philosophy, our services, helpful forms to assist you and an extensive Medical Information Library for you to search for additional pet health care information.

Thank you for taking the time to read about our veterinary practice and the services we offer. We welcome your comments and suggestions. Please contact us at (310) 376-8819 for all your pet health care needs.

At Hermosa Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


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Business Hours

Doctors not on premises until 9 AM


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Meet The Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Ashley Burgos

    Dr. Burgos grew up in Boca Raton, Florida. She attended Florida Atlantic University, then Western University's College of Veterinary Medicine to earn her Bachelors in Biology and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees, respectively. After graduation, Dr. Burgos continued her training by completing an internship at the Hollywood Animal Hospital in Hollywood, Florida. Dr. Burgos gained further experience as an emergency and critical care veterinarian at a large referral hospital prior to her general medicine and surgery practice. Her special interests include geriatric pet care and pain management, dental care, nutrition, dermatology, and allergy management. She is a Redondo Beach resident and shares her home with a collection of pets, her husband, and her daughter. Dr. Burgos enjoys water sports, yoga, spending time with her family, and gardening.

  • Dr.
    Stephen Liebl

    Dr. Liebl is from Kansas and comes from a family of veterinarians. His father, brother, sister, and nephew are all veterinarians. He graduated from Kansas State University in 1981. He practiced briefly with his father before coming to California.

    Dr. Liebl has been practicing in the South Bay for more than 35 years. He has a genuine love of animals and people.

  • Dr.
    Kim Doane

    Dr. Kim Doane grew up in Denver, Colorado and attended Colorado State University. She received her Bachelor of Science degree/anatomy minor in 1982, and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. She practiced in Tempe, Arizona for five years then moved to Redondo Beach, California. She has been an associate veterinarian at Hermosa Animal Hospital since 1991. Kim is happily married to Dirk and has two great kids, Gavin and Delaney. They live in Torrance with their Goldendoodle Sparky and cat, Berkeley. Kim enjoys swimming, running and yoga. Mostly she enjoys spending time with her family! 

  • Dr.
    Pearl Yao

    Dr. Pearl Yao was born and raised in San Francisco, California. She received her BA in Psychology from UC San Diego. After receiving her Masters in Psychology she went on to veterinary school at Colorado State University and graduated in 1989. After practicing in the Bay Area for fifteen years she moved to Los Angeles in 2004 where she worked at a feline practice. Her special interests include feline medicine/surgery and behavior. She shares her home with her cat Kalanianaole. 

  • Dr.
    Bridget Jacks

    Dr. Bridget Jacks Sheehey hails from the bay area (outside of San Francisco). She acquired her undergraduate degree at U.C. Santa Barbara, and her veterinary degree at U.C. Davis. After receiving her degree, she continued her training in an internship at San Francisco Veterinary Specialists. She lives in Redondo Beach with her husband and two children. She enjoys reading and exploring the South Bay, and spending time with her family.

  • Dr.
    Charlotte Broussard

    Dr. Broussard hails from Houston, Texas.  After receiving a degree in art history from Southern Methodist University, she moved to New York to work as an administrator to the Estates and Appraisals Department of Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers.  Drawn by her love of animals, Dr. Broussard left New York to attend Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine.  Following graduation, she moved to Los Angeles to accept a medical and surgical internship at California Animal Hospital.  Dr. Broussard joins us from Vetsurg and Neurology in Woodland Hills where she completed an additional internship specializing in neurosurgery and neurology.

    In her free time, Dr. Broussard loves gardening, hiking in the Santa Monica Mountains, and reading.  She lives in Venice with her two Beagle hounds, Annabelle and Maggie, who make a lot of noise and love to eat.


Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dedicated and professional staff. Really felt I was with people who are fully passionate about animals and the health of animals."
  • "Great service. Great staff. Great pricing and efficient!"
  • "They took the time to explain everything and went above and beyond to try to identify the issue and accommodate my schedule and needs."
  • "I have felt like my pet is being treated with as much care and love (if not more!) than from my kids' pediatrician. Could not ask for a better experience."
  • "We've moved several times in the last few years and HAH was, by far, the friendliest, most professional vet visit we've had."
  • "Prompt follow-up call regarding labs. Thorough explanation of exam and recommendations. Very caring."
  • "Clean, efficient, knowledgeable."
  • "Everyone was super friendly and sweet with my new puppy. They took interest in my dog, which I appreciated."
  • "Professional and respectful!"
  • "I am a new client with a new kitten. I enjoyed the friendliness of the entire staff, as well as your fees. Very reasonable so far. Thank you."
  • "The doctor went above and beyond for our boy. She was never judgmental, too busy, or belittling. She was incredibly knowledgeable and even tried to save us money where she could. It's never easy having a sick pet, and she did everything to make it as painless as possible. We loved all of the techs! They knew our boy by name and remained hopeful and positive with us. They made our dog's stay overnight feel less scary. They loved our pup like we do! Like family!"
  • "Warm and professional environment. The whole office staff were helpful."

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