Freehold Animal Hospital

Leslie Sanders, DVM, DABVP/Feline, Medical Director

DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
Certifications: DABVP/Feline


Dr. Leslie Sanders received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a concentration in Chemistry from Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ. She attended veterinary school at Ross University, St. Kitts, West Indies and completed her clinical year at the University of Illinois. After graduating, she relocated to northern New Jersey and spent ten years working at Roseland Animal Care. She has a special interest in internal medicine, ultrasonography, senior pet care, and nutrition. Dr. Sanders has been involved with the local shelters in northern NJ and with the NJVMA in performing hospital inspections. What attracted her to Freehold Animal Hospital was the dedication to high quality medicine and the care and compassion the doctors and staff maintain for their patients. Some of her interests include watching the Philadelphia Flyers professional ice hockey team, baking, running, and travelling with her husband and family. Dr. Sanders resides in South Amboy with her husband, son and two cats.


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

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, please contact one of the following nearby emergency care clinics.

 RedBank Veterinary Hospital- 732.747.6562 197 Hance Avenue, Tinton Falls, N.J. 07724

Garden State Veterinary Specialists- 732.922.0011 One Pine Street Tinton, Falls, N.J. 07753

NorthStar VETS- 609.259.8300 315 Robbinsville Allentown Road, Tinton Falls, N.J.