VCA Rancho Mirage Animal Hospital


  • Kennel Supervisor

    Kathy Klomhaus

    Kathy has been the supervisor of our Pet Resort for seven years.  Her understanding of dogs and ability to manage them in groups carries over into her home, where she has five dogs. and one cat. 

  • Kennel Assistant


    Ashley has been providing care in our Pet Resort for two years where she brings her love for animals every day.  At home she enjoys her cat and two dogs.

  • Kennel Assistant


    Cyndi has been wtih VCA hospitals for eight years and has a passionate commitment to the animals in her care.  She shares her home with two dogs and three cats. 

  • Groomer

    Matthew Martinez-Lopez

    Matthew started bathing dogs in the grooming industry as a teenager.  Today, as a groomer he aims to create relationships with people and their pets that is built on trust and understanding.  His goal is to ensure that every pet will be loved and nurtured during the time they spend with us.

  • Groomer

    Alex Torres


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately at (760) 346-6103

If it is after hours, please contact either:

VCA Valley Animal Medical Center and Emergency Hospital
46920 Jefferson Street
Indio, CA 92201 Phone: (760) 342-4711


VCA Central Animal Hospital
281 North Central Avenue
Upland, CA 91786 Phone: (909) 981-2855