Veterinary Support

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Arturo Gonzalez

    Arturo joined VCA Love Field in March of 2011. He was born in Tamolipas, Cia Victoria, Mexico and attended the University of Mexico at Tamolipas. In 1983, he received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in Mexico. He aspires to attend Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine and become a licenced veterinarian in the United States. Arturo has a special place in his heart for our littlest patients and watches closely over our hospitalized patients.  In his spare time, Arturo enjoys playing tennis, gardening, and reading books about history. He has 3 grown sons and 3 grandchildren. Arturo and his wife, Julieta have 3 dogs: Skippy a Springer Spaniel, Shadow an Alaskan Malamute and Chiquita a Miniature Poodle.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Ariana Lawson

    Ariana began working in the veterinary field in 2008.  She not only loves working with dogs and cats, but volunteers at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue.  She enjoys dental cleanings & radiographs, emergencies, and the relationships she creates with clients and their pets.  She shares her home with 3 cats (Moses, Cleo, and Confucious) as well as 3 dogs (Grace, Campbell, and Gretchen).  Ariana is very creative and currently attends the Art Institute of Dallas. She hopes to story board for animated movies, travel around the world at least once, and own a horse ranch.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Sandra Pina

    Sandra joined the Love Field team in 2006. She graduated from Texas A&M in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences with a double minor in English and Business. Sandra enjoys client education and watching our patients grow from puppies & kittens. She does have a soft spot for our senior patients and runs a "doggie retirement community" in her home. Sandra has 4 dogs named Gordita, Blanca, Oliver and Nathaniel aka Nate. In addition to spending time with her family & friends, she loves music and reading Sci-fi and mystery novels.  If you have any recommendations she'd love to hear them!