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Beginning in September, our ER services will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays. We will resume ER services on Mondays at 8:00 am. Please call the hospital to confirm business hours.
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Ruben A.

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Hospital Manager
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Ruben has been with VCA Bay Area Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Hospital since 2014 in multiple roles including his most recent role as Client Service Manager. Prior to joining VCA, Ruben was a financial manager for 8 years. Growing up, Ruben always knew he wanted to work with animals. Ruben's career in the vet world began when he started volunteering for a Pets in Need animal shelter and a local pets store. Ruben enjoys his job and takes pride in being able to deliver quality care to your furry family members. Ruben feels honored to be a part of the bond between our clients and their pets. Ruben is excited for the next adventure in his career as Hospital Manager at VCA Bay Area Veterinary Specialists and Emergency.

Outside of work, he enjoys time at the beach, collecting plants, hiking, spending time with his husky, Timber, and binge-watching horror films.

Our Administration Team

The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.
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VCA Bay Area Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Hospital

14790 Washington Ave.

San Leandro, CA 94578

Main: 510-483-7387

Fax: 510-483-7389

Hospital Hours:

    Mon-Sun: Open 24 hours

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