Our Hospital


Welcome to Harbor Animal Hospital. We are a full service veterinary hospital for dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, reptiles and other small mammals. It is our goal to provide your pet with the finest in veterinary medical and surgical care in a warm, caring and professional environment. Harbor Animal Hospital has been a fixture in Torrance for over 50 years and has been under the ownership of Dr. Robert Kaufman since 1993. At Harbor Animal Hospital we are able to provide for the medical and surgical needs of your pets and look forward to caring for them from their first visits all the way through their adult lives and on into their senior years . It is our sincere desire to help your pets live long, happy, healthy and comfortable lives.

Our veterinarians have over 40 years of combined experience providing medical, dental and surgical care for pets. Working together, Drs. Robert Kaufman and Lauren Norby  combine their individual areas of interest and expertise to provide your pets with high quality care in all aspects of veterinary medicine including internal medicine, gastroenterology, endocrinology, dermatology, dentistry, and soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. Our Animal Health Care Team, which consists of Receptionists, Registered Veterinary Technicians, Nurses, Nurses’ assistants and Animal Care Specialists are picked, for their knowledge and experience, ability to communicate well with clients, and their love and compassion for animals. We are proud of our team of doctors and support staff, and trust they will make your experience at Harbor Animal Hospital a pleasant one for you and your pet.

Our Patients:

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Small Mammals
  • Birds
  • Turtles and Tortoises
Location Hours
Monday7:30am – 6:00pm
Tuesday7:30am – 6:00pm
Wednesday7:30am – 7:00pm
Thursday7:30am – 6:00pm
Friday7:30am – 6:00pm
Saturday8:00am – 4:00pm