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Welcome to Brea Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Brea CA
Call us at (714) 529-4988

Pet Emergency? Call us right away at (714) 529-4988!

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If you live in Brea or the surrounding area and need a trusted veterinarian to care for your pets – look no further. Dr. Julie Forbes is a licensed CA veterinarian, treating dogs and cats. Your pets’ health and well being are very important to us, and we take every possible measure to give your animals the care they deserve.

Brea Veterinary 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. Dr. Julie Forbes 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 Brea 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 (714) 529-4988 or email us and we'll promptly get back to you. Our Brea veterinary 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 Brea pet owners.

At Brea Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. Julie Forbes
Brea Veterinarian | Brea Veterinary Hospital | (714) 529-4988

675 S Brea Blvd
Brea, CA 92821

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Brea Veterinary Hospital | 675 S. Brea Blvd. Brea, CA 92821 P: (714) 529-4988 | Driving Directions | [email protected]

Mon-Fri: 8:00am-6:00pm | Sat: 8:00am-5:00pm  | Sun: 9:00am-2:00pm (temporarily) | Click here for our holiday schedule

Meet Our Skilled Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Sophia
    Veterinary Assistant

    Sophia started working in the veterinary field in 2017 during senior year in high school, starting as a kennel attendant and worked her way up. It is her dream to be an Equine Veterinarian, but for now, she is attending Mt. Sac to get her RVT certification. She lives with her boyfriend, corn snake, cat, and two dogs.

  • Chelsea

    Chelsea enjoys working at the Brea Veterinary Hospital because she gets to share her love for animals. She enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 pets. In her free time, she enjoys knitting and yoga. She is grateful for the time she gets to spend working with animals.

  • Mandi
    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Mandi has been an RVT for 5 years and in the field for 8 years. She has expanded her profession from general practice to specialty surgery. She enjoys yoga during her free time and playing with her cats.

  • Julie Forbes, DVM

    Dr. Julie Forbes graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Her interest in veterinary medicine started at the early age of 4 when she brought home a stray cat. After watching the cat deliver kittens, Dr. Forbes' interest in animals only grew. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but takes a special interest in dentistry and dermatology.

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  • Allison Massenzio, BVSc,MRCVS

    Dr. Massenzio grew up in rural Pennsylvania and New Jersey and spent summers on her relatives' farms in Ireland where she fostered her love for animals.

    Dr. Massenzio received her BS in Animal Science from Rutgers University. In 2003, she graduated from the University of Liverpool, School of Veterinary Medicine in England with her BVSc (Bachelor of Veterinary Science) and MRCVS (Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons).

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  • Alexandra K
    Office Manager + Veterinary Assistant

    Alexandra has been working in the veterinary field since 2005 and plans to begin her journey to become a Registered Veterinary Technician someday. She lives with her dogs, Chester and Violet. She became Office Manager at Brea Vet in 2018.

  • Kelly
    Veterinary Assistant

    Kelly is a wonderful member of the Brea Veterinary Hospital team. She has an AS in Small Animal Care and in Veterinary Technology. She is planning to take her exam to become a Registered Veterinary Technician in the near future. Kelly is kind and enjoys providing loving care to all animals, especially her cat Simon and dog Butternut. We are very glad to have her here.

  • Davina
    Veterinary Assistant

    Davina started working at Brea Veterinary Hospital in October 2000. She is an assistant technician and she also works as the receptionist on occasion. She is the talented artist behind our BVH update board that you see when you come to our hospital. She lives in Brea with her husband, two children, and their full house of pets. She is kind and loving to our clients and their pets and we are happy to have her on our team.

  • Cynthia
    Veterinary Assistant

    Cynthia joined Brea Veterinary Hospital in April 2011. She has always had a passion to work with animals in the veterinary field. She completed the attendant program at Professional Veterinary Assistant School and is planning to continue on with her training. She is a very caring person who loves to dote on all the great pets that come to Brea Veterinary Hospital, as well as her own two dogs, Esmi and Bella.

  • Brittney
    Kennel Attendant

    Brittney has been coming to Brea Vet since she was born. She has been a part of the staff since 2018 and values the learning opportunities she finds at Brea Vet. She has been inspired to pursue her interest in Animal Behavour for all species. She hopes to some day adopt a cat, despite her severe allergies to them.

  • Lacy

    Lacy, or 'Red,' has been with Brea Vet since 2017 and in the animal health field since 2007. She has loved animals as long as she can remember. She is a proud pet parent and dreams of owning an animal sanctuary one day.


Read What Our Clients Say

    hey are all always so caring and loving with our furry family members. And I certainly appreciate their patience.

    Carlota H.

    The vets as well as the entire staff are excellent. Vets are both knowledgeable and compassionate. We could not be more satisfied and pleased with everything

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    Dr. Allison is amazing! We brought in our dog for annual vaccines, and she is very thorough in making sure she asks about ALL aspects of his health. The entire staff is so friendly, accommodating, and make us feel like our pet is their only client!

    Brenda W.

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Brea Veterinary Hospital


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm

Holiday schedule:
We are closed on the following holidays:

New’s Year Day, Easter Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day. On December 24th, we close at 1pm.

For after-hour-care, contact:
Orange County Emergency Pet Clinic
3920 N Harbor Blvd,
Fullerton, CA 92835
(714) 681-1979