VCA Bradshaw Animal Hospital

Leslie Silva, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Washington State University


Dr. Leslie Silva is from Burlingame and received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University in 2002. She has a Bachelor Degree in Microbiology with a Minor in Chemistry from San Francisco State University. Dr. Silva joined VCA Bradshaw Animal Hospital in 2004. My special interests include senior pet care, dental disease prevention, dermatology and pain management. International Veterinary Chiropractic Association certification (IVCA). I enjoy helping clients to better care for their companions through preventative care. In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, bike riding, running, traveling, gardening and spending time with my dogs and family. I have two dogs, Lucy Ball, who is 16 years old and Chunkie Man, who is 10 years old. I have a 5 year old cat named Fishy.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

Your emergency needs can be met right here at our hospital!

VCA Bradshaw Animal Hospital provides 24 hour emergency veterinary care, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Emergency veterinarians, veterinary technicians and/or veterinary assistants are on staff 24 hours a day.

Please call us at 916-685-2494. We are located at 9609 Bradshaw Road. Elk Grove, CA 95624.

We provide the highest standard in veterinary emergency and urgent care services. We are trained and equipped to perform a variety of emergency surgeries and procedures. We provide the highest standards of pain management. 

Please call or come in immediately if you feel your pet is having an emergency or needs after-hours care.