VCA Ocean View Animal Hospital

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109 Central Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Driving Directions

(831) 649-4111


  • Hours:
  • Mon - Fri: 8:00AM - 6:30PM
  • Sat: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
  • Sun: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
  • After Hours: Please call 831-649-4111 to reach our answering service

Ocean View Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Pacific Grove, CA. The professional and courteous staff at Ocean View Veterinary Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Ocean View Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Pacific Grove, CA and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how Ocean View Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

VCA Ocean View Animal Hospital Services

  • Chemotherapy
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Endoscopy
  • Extensive in-house laboratory testing
  • Fertility service
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • House Calls
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Preventive health care check-ups
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Surgery with staff surgeons
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Vaccine Clinic (the first Saturday of every month)
  • Veterinary Specialists
  • Wellness Exams

VCA Ocean View Animal Hospital Staff Profiles

Rod Gilchrist, Practice Manager

Rod has been with Ocean View since 2003. He was born in Ayr, Scotland, and graduated with a degree in Geology from St Andrews University before moving to the US.

In addition to his real job at Ocean View, he is the Varsity Soccer coach at Santa Catalina School. Until recently he also coached his own sons’ teams, and was the Director of Coaching for the Monterey County Futbol Club. For several years he was also a member of the Monterey County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue Team. These days he enjoys cycling, running, surfing and climbing.

Rod has two dogs and three cats.

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BSc Honors Geology, University of St. Andrews

Jasmine Hornbeck, Client Care Supervisor

Since 2004, Jasmine has been the anchor of our front desk. She is our client service representative extraordinaire. She has many years of management and customer service experience locally and in Las Vegas.   She helps to maintain a level of organization during busy and critical times at Ocean View. Jasmine particularly enjoys the family atmosphere at the hospital and nurturing the client/patient/hospital relationship.  Jasmine is great fun to be around and a treat to work with.

Jasmine was born and raised in this area and is a true local.  She lives with her husband, two hilarious children and two scruffy terriers named Elke Sommer and Zero Mostel. That is all Jasmine has allowed us to write.  Buy the book !
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Amanda Sharp, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Sharp is a graduate of the University of California at Davis, and interned at the prestigious Animal Medical Center in New York. Her interests include both endoscopy and oncology. She lives in Carmel Valley with her husband and three boys.

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University of California at Davis

Endoscopy and oncology