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Welcome to Parkview Pet Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Long Beach CA
Call us at (562)-425-8140

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (562)-425-8140!

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If you live in Long Beach or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Margaret Gamble, DVM is a licensed CA veterinarian, treating all types of pets. Your pets’ health and wellbeing are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Parkview Pet Hospital is a full-service animal hospital and welcomes both emergency treatment cases as well as pet patients in need of routine medical, surgical, and dental care. Margaret Gamble, DVM has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Beyond first-rate pet care, we make our clinic comfortable, kid-friendly, and calm, so your pet can relax in the waiting room and look forward to meeting our Long Beach veterinarian.

We are happy to offer a number of resources that enable you to learn about how to take better care of your pets. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles. The best veterinary care for animals is ongoing nutrition and problem prevention, so becoming knowledgeable about preventative pet care is essential to the ongoing success of your animal’s health. If you have any questions, call (562)-425-8140 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Long Beach veterinarian office is very easy to get to -- just check out the map below! We also welcome you to subscribe to our newsletter, which is created especially for Long Beach pet owners.

At Parkview Pet Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.


Margaret Gamble, DVM
Long Beach Veterinarian | Parkview Pet Hospital | (562)-425-8140

4103 N. Viking Way
Long Beach, CA 90808

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Maggie Gamble
    D.V.M.

    Dr. Maggie Gamble has been a veterinarian for over 30 years and has worked at various emergency clinics, animal hospitals, and shelters.

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  • Dr.
    Frank Borostyankoi
    D.V.M.
    Frank Borostyankoi, DVM, DACVS is a veterinary surgeon specialist practicing in Southern California with a special interest in minimally invasive techniques for orthopedic surgery. Dr. B also has vast experience in spinal surgeries and soft tissue procedures.
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  • Dr.
    Ann Reed
    D.V.M.
    Ann Reed DVM, DACVR Dr. Reed graduated from Kansas State University in 1991. In 1994 she completed her Veterinary Radiology Residency and became a boarded diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Radiology in 1995 at the University of Missouri, Columbia. She has been Parkview Pet Hospital’s consulting Veterinary Radiologist since 2009. Dr. Reed enjoys running, water skiing, wakeboarding, basketball, soccer, and biking in her spare time.
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  • Giovanna
    Receptionist
    Giovanna has worked as a veterinary receptionist for four years, and recently joined our team in 2017. Giovanna has a fun-loving, welcoming presence for our clients that we really value.
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  • Ian
    IT Specialist
    Ian has been working on and off at Parkview Pet Hospital since 2009, and fills in wherever he is needed (whether it be acting as an assistant or fixing a computer glitch).
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  • Breanna
    Veterinary Assistant

    She has been working as a veterinary assistant, receptionist, and kennel attendant for about two years and joined our practice in November 2017. She enjoys meeting all of the pets and getting to know their owners, and loves how every pet is a unique individual.

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  • Dr.
    Larry Kosmiin
    D.V.M.

    Over the past ten years, Dr. Kosmin has worked as a consulting veterinarian for the City of Long Beach, City of Irvine, and the California Veterinary Medical Board. Currently, he is the Medical Director of the Stanbridge University Registered Veterinary Technician Program.

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Testimonials

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Dr Gamble and her staff are great. She is very thorough and honest."
    Dennis S.
  • "Amazing staff and Dr. Gamble is the very best vet ever!"
    Lori P.

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

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  • 6 Questions to Ask At Your Senior Pet's Next Check Up

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  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

    As with anything, pet vaccinations can be too much of a good thing. Similar to parents who are learning more about vaccinations for children, veterinarians and pet owners alike are beginning to question some of the standard wisdom when it comes to protecting pets. There are certain fatal diseases against ...

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  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

    There is nothing cuter than a pet in a colorful sweater, but do our furry friends really need to wear clothing? Although clothing is not a necessity for every pet, some animals benefit from a little extra protection during cold or damp days. Others enjoy wearing festive clothing during holidays or other ...

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  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

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  • Put Some Teeth Into Your Pet’s Dental Care

    According to the American Animal Hospital Association, nearly two-thirds of pets suffer from dental problems because their owners do not provide dental care for them. Imagine what would happen to your own teeth if they were never brushed or examined by a dentist. The same thing can happen with your pet’s ...

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  • Managing Pet Allergies in Kids

    Are you concerned that your child's allergies may mean that you will have to give up your pet? Although rehoming a pet may be necessary if allergies are severe, most children can live with pets if you are willing to make a few changes. The Problem About three in 10 people who have allergies are allergic ...

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  • Euthanasia: Saying Goodbye

    It's not easy to say goodbye to cherished pets, even those that have lived long, happy lives. Although you may hate the thought of life without your pet, euthanasia can be the kindest decision you can make when your friend is suffering. Making the Decision If your pet has been seriously injured in a ...

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  • Is a Wet Nose a Sign of a Healthy Pet?

    Have you ever heard that a wet nose is a sign that your pet is healthy? Although that's often the case, it's not always true. A moist nose can benefit your pet in several ways, but it doesn't necessarily guarantee good health. How Does a Wet Nose Help My Pet? Have you ever been woken at 5 a.m. by a cold, ...

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Long Beach Office

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

Closed

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-2:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed