Bloomfield Animal Hospital is your partner in all things pet-related. We started more than thirty years ago as a family owned and operated pet clinic and have remained that since. Pet owners in the Lakewood, CA area trust us for preventive, medical, surgical, and emergency care. We truly treat you like one of the family!
Dr. Jose Arambulo, a licensed, experienced veterinarian has built a team committed to helping clients keep their pets healthy year-round through good nutrition, daily exercise, and preventive treatments. We utilize current technologies to deliver safe, effective therapies, but we never forget that pets are valued family members. They deserve to be treated with loving care at every visit to Bloomfield Animal Hospital.
Meet our Doctors
Dr. Jose Arambulo
In January 2001, Dr. Arambulo became owner and chief veterinarian of Bloomfield Pet Clinic; in the spring of 2011 we relocated to our current location in Lakewood and is now the proud owner of Bloomfield Animal Hospital. His veterinary background includes a B.S. in Medical Technology from the University of Santo Tomas, and credentialed as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of the Philippines, earned in 1991. He completed clinical evaluation for veterinary medicine at Purdue University in Indiana. Dr. Arambulo served as a veterinarian at Banfield, and The Pet Hospital in Rancho Cucamonga, California before assuming ownership of Bloomfield Animal Hospital. He has a special interest in internal medicine, dentistry, orthopedic and soft tissue surgery. He has a wealth of experience in the treatment of eye, ear, and skin disorders. He is also an active member of the AVMAA (American Veterinary Medical Association), VIN (Veterinary Information Network), SCFVMA (Southern California Filipino Veterinary Medical Association), and SCVMA (Southern California Veterinary Medical Association) and a proud member of the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Arambulo has been married to his lovely wife since 1997 and he has 3 sons. He also has 2 dogs: Bubbles and Marsh.
Dr. Ann Reed - On Call Radiologist
Dr. Reed joined the Bloomfield Animal Hospital staff in 2002. She is a 1991 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine graduate of Kansas State University, and she completed residency in radiology at University of Missouri-Columbia in 1995. Dr. Reed has been a Board-certified Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary radiology since that time. She moved to the Golden State in 1998 to provide diagnostic ultrasound and radiographic reviews for veterinary patients throughout Southern California.
Dr. Frank Borostyankoi - On Call Orthopedic
Dr. Borostyankoi is a veterinary surgeon practicing in Southern California with a special interest in small animal orthopedics, minimally invasive surgery and post-surgical rehabilitation. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS). With a referral base of close to 3000 veterinarians, he performs hundreds of orthopedic surgeries for small animals every year.
Due to his vast experience, Dr. Borostyankoi has become a respected consultant in small animal orthopedics for the Southern California veterinary community. His research experience with surgical methods has contributed to the development and advancement of better orthopedic methods and technology. He has invented and improved several orthopedic implants. He greatly contributes to the continuous education of fellow veterinarians and lectures in the US and abroad.
Dr. Fred Brewer - On Call Cardiologist
Dr. Fred Brewer is a board certified (American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine) veterinary cardiologist. He is a native of southern California, growing up in Long Beach where he attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School and later graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychobiology.
Later, he received his veterinary degree from Cornell University in 2009. Following the 4 years at Cornell University, he completed a 1-year general rotating internship at the California Animal Hospital Veterinary Specialty Group in West Los Angeles with Dr. Stephen J. Ettinger.
This was followed by a 3 year Cardiology residency at Cornell University, where he was trained to perform minimally invasive interventional procedures such as pacemakers, balloon valvuloplasties, and PDA occlusions. He has a keen interest in electrophysiology, has extensively studied the canine sinus node, and has published in veterinary medical journals. Additionally, he is experienced in the management of complex arrhythmias and the treatment of refractory heart failure.
Meet our Staff
Melissa - Practice Manager
Melissa is a graduate of California State University, Long Beach. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in Zoology. Melissa also attended Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver, Colorado to earn an Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology. She is an active member of the SCVMA and the North Orange County Veterinary Practice Managers group. Melissa works closely with AAHA to maintain our hospitals' AAHA accreditation. She is also very dedicated to our Pets of Homeless program to make sure we have enough pet food for the seniors pets' of the Lakewood Meals on Wheels program. Throughout the years she has adopted many cats, an African Grey Parrot named Angel and has a Pembroke Corgi named Oscar.
Diva - Veterinary Assistant and Groomer
Diva has always loved animals, and began working in the veterinary field when she was 18 years old. Following completion of a two-year program at Hacienda La Puente Adult Education, she became a certified groomer. Diva owns and adores three dogs: Bella, Bowie, and Gigi.She is an active member with the SCVMA. In the future she will like to return to school and receive her degree in Veterinary Technology and then obtain her RVT license.
Jessica - Veterinary Assistant
Jessica graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a Bachelor's degree in Animal Science. She has a golden retriever (Savoy), a cat (Lucky), 3 birds, and 8 tortoises. She is attending Western University and upon completion she will be a veterinary. She hopes to specialize in exotics and companion animals. She also works with the SCGRR and frequently fosters Golden Retrievers.
Hannah is currently attending California State University, Long Beach and is majoring in Biology. She plans to attend veterinary school and specialize in equine medicine. She has many pets that includes; a Great Dane, 2 grey hounds, 2 Robo-dwarf hamsters, 2 fancy rats, a zebra finch, a parrotlet and a California Desert Tortoise.
Sparkletts and Woody – Public Relations Directors