J.J. Rawlinson, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Western University of Health Sciences


Dr. J.J. Rawlinson is originally from Canada where, as a student-athlete playing varsity basketball, she pursued a B.S. in biology from the University of Guelph in Ontario and the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C. During veterinary school, Dr. Rawlinson focused on caring for the stray and unwanted animals in underserved communities of Los Angeles County and participated in many spay and neuter programs.

Upon completing her doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California, she completed an intensive Small Animal Surgery and Medicine Internship at VCA West Los Angeles and currently enjoys treating a wide variety of emergency and non-emergency cases as a general practitioner. Her practice primarily includes the care of dogs and cats. She enjoys the collegiality and knowledge sharing that is gained by working at a specialized teaching hospital such as VCA West Los Angeles.

She particularly enjoys ocean swimming and triathlon training. In her spare time, she and her husband care for her young daughter and they are expecting their second child.