in Long Beach, CA

Long Beach Spring St

Long Beach Spring St

5929 E. Spring St
Long Beach, CA  90808

(562) 377-5595

Hospital Number: 5135

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  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • Description
    Look to the Long Beach Spring St Banfield Pet Hospital® in California as your partner in quality pet care. From thorough physical exams and lab work-ups, to dental cleanings, x-rays and surgery, this full service pet hospital is committed to the long-term health and happiness of your pet. Let us show you how an Optimum Wellness Plan® ensures ongoing preventive care for your pet, at every life and health stage.
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  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • Care Credit
    • Interpretation Services
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Megan Nowell


    Dr. Nowell earned her DVM degree from Western University of Health Sciences in 2014 and BSc degree in biology from California State University, Long Beach. Outside of work, she currently serves the veterinary community as a representative to the CVMA's House of Delegates and on the SCVMA's Board of Trustees. Her professional interests include all things feline, dermatology, behavior, and her dream is to treat a Hippogriff. She currently shares her home with six rescues -- Ryan, her fiance, George, the dog, Pandacat, Avery, Penny, and Little Swirr (4 cats!). But her house is not only for the land dwelling. She also has a fish tank for Steph Curry, the snail, and ghost shrimp (but no fish). More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Virgilio Tolentino


    Dr. Virgilio Tolentino graduated in 1985 with a DVM degree from College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines. He moved to the U.S. and was able to get a RVT license. He worked with County of Los Angeles, Department of Animal Care and Control and City of Los Angeles, Department of Animal Services as a RVT and while working with City of L.A., he continued his studies to get a veterinary license in 2003. Dr. Tolentino worked briefly as a city veterinarian before going to private practice. Because of his experience in working in animal shelters and private practice, he strongly believes in the importance of population control, preventive care and responsible ownership of pets. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Sarah George


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    Wendy Leal

    Shift Lead

    Wendy's love for animals began at an early age. She would often bring sick animals home and nurse them back to health. She began working with animals at 14 years old and has continued to do so ever since. She has been with Banfield for about 6 years and still finds her job to be exciting with challenges that help her grow. When not at Banfield, Wendy loves spending time with her 2 babies and dog, Mimis. Even though she wears scrubs most days during her work schedule, she really enjoys fashion. She also enjoys wearing make up and making sure that everyone around her is smiling and laughing. Wendy is excited to get to share new memories at this location. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Mirna Guidel, RVT

    Veterinary Technician

    As a child, Mirna watched her mom nurse a bird back to health and it lived in their bathtub for a while until it had the strength to fly again. Ever since then, she would bring home all the strays she found. Then in high school, she got her first dog, Buddy, who is still part of her family. She jokes that she didn't train Buddy, he trained be a compassionate, patient, and loving human. Mirna's family has grown since joining Banfield! She looks forward to meeting you and your extended family to help provide them with the love and care they deserve. More Details >>

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    Monique Almeda, RVT

    Veterinary Technician

    Bio coming soon! More Details >>

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    Victoria Chavez

    Veterinary Technician Extern

    Victoria is currently in school working on becoming a registered veterinary technician; she is spending her externship with the wonderful team at Banfield perfecting her skills. She has always had a soft spot for animals growing up, but it wasn't until she adopted a kitten of her very own freshman year of college when her love turned into her passion. She is now the proud owner of two cats, two dogs, a hamster, a crested gecko, and plenty of fish! She can't wait to start her career as a veterinary technician so she can help pets live long, healthy, and happy lives - including her own! More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Claire Pineda

    Veterinary Assistant

    Claire loves being able to help pets in need and in doing so, being able to spread awareness and inform others on the importance of animal welfare. In her spare time, she volunteers with the Found Animals Foundation in Culver City and enjoys the opportunity to assist doctors in mobile clinics. She strongly believes in giving back to the community and helping a cause in which she is extremely passionate. Although Claire is new to Banfield, she has previously worked in private practices with doctors who have been in the veterinary field for over 13 years. It has increased her knowledge and skills. Claire is currently attending Cal State Long Beach studying biological sciences in the hopes to one day be a nurse practitioner. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Carol Heck

    Veterinary Assistant/Client Service Coordinator

    Animals have always been such a large part of Carol's world. She grew up in her family's equestrian business and continues to stay active in that to this day. However, for years, she worked in the human health industry. From specializing in insurance billing and consultation, managing small private practices to spending years in the clinical research industry. This past year, she was fortunate enough to join the Banfield team and is so proud to say she's come full circle and back to only working in the four legged furry side. Carol couldn't be happier! More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Samantha Deras

    Client Service Coordinator

    Growing up, Samantha always knew she had a love for all animals. From her parents surprising her with her first hamster named Fuzzy-Wuzzy, to the first family dog, Taz, and finally, as she got older, when her first kitten, Luna, was brought into the home. At a previous job, Samantha grew very close to a regular customer's golden retriever, Eeyore, who she adored. She just knew she had to be working with pets!! Working with animals is a dream come true for Samantha; being a part of the team here at Banfield is more than a job, it's a passion! More Details >>

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