Our Team

Our hospital is located in North Highlands, California near the intersection of Watt Ave and Elkhorn Blvd. Because we have been in operation for over 40 years, we feel a part of this community and enjoy serving the residents of this area. At VCA Highlands Animal Hospital we offer general medicine and boarding.

The staff and doctors here at Highlands are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your pets. We love caring for dogs and cats and enjoy watching them grow and progress through all their life stages. Please feel free to stop by and get to know us. We look forward to seeing you and your pets.

Want to join our team? Visit our Careers section.

Get to know us. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

paw Team Spotlight
Amanda Mayer
RVT Hospital Manager

Amanda graduated Carrington College of CA in 2010 with an associate's degree in animal sciences. She became  a licensed technician in 2016. She started her career with VCA at VCA Oakwood in Lodi in 2015. She moved to VCA Highlands in 2019. She enjoys hiking, going to the beach and spending time with her family.


Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


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.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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