in Ventura, CA


Anacapa(Previously Anacapa Animal Hospital)

5380 Ralston St
Ventura, CA  93003

(805) 644-5521

Hospital Number: 4021

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  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • Description
    Look to the Anacapa Banfield Pet Hospital® in Ventura, CA 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. We also offer digital ultrasonography and digital dental radiography services.

    This location was previously Anacapa Animal Hospital and has been AAHA accredited for over 30 years.
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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
    • Acupuncture
    • Boarding
    • Cat Friendly Practice by the American Association of Feline Practitioners ®
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. John Burner

    Chief of Staff

    Dr. Burner graduated with honors from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. He completed an internship in cardiology and internal medicine at California Animal Hospital, and was offered 2 residencies in cardiology when he decided to enter into general practice. Prior to acquiring Anacapa Animal Hospital, Dr. Burner practiced in a feline specialty hospital in Orange County. He lives in Ventura with his wife, Kirsten; daughter, Sophia; and their 3 dogs, River, Kodi and Riley; 2 cats, Blaze and Wobbles; and their tortoise, Stompy. Dr. Burner has a great deal of experience and interest in ultrasonography, pain management, internal medicine and cardiology, as well as expertise in feline specific diseases. He is committed to practicing quality medicine and strives to treat every animal as if it were his own. In his off-duty hours, Dr. Burner enjoys training for triathlons, cycling, surfing, reading, and good food. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Karen Sama


    Dr. Sama was born in Connecticut and received her undergraduate degree with an honors major in psychobiology from New York University. She completed her DVM at Colorado State University in 1993, graduating cum laude, and has since practiced in both California and Connecticut. Dr. Sama’s special interests include feline medicine as well as rabbits and small mammals. After practicing as a relief vet in the area, Dr. Sama has become an integral part of our mission and is excited to be a part of an AAHA hospital offering quality medical care with emphasis on patient comfort and pain management. Currently, she resides in Ojai with her husband, Jim; their 2 children, Paul and Mae; and 2 dogs, 3 cats and 2 chickens. When they aren’t keeping her busy, she enjoys dining out, trivia night at the local pub, hiking, gardening and travel. More Details >>

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