Doctors

  • Daniel Foster, DVM, Medical Director

    Dan Foster attended Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science in 2010. He spent 2 years working for a veterinary orthopedic surgeon in Mill Valley, CA before attending vet school. Dan graduated from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. Dan worked at Douglas Blvd Veterinary Clinic as part of the Summer Work Experience Program in 2013 and 2014, where he also enjoyed the responsibility of being the hospital handy-man.
    In his spare time, Dan likes to spend time with his wife, Erin, and their animal children, Lucy and Westley. They enjoy being outside, especially in the UC Davis Arboretum where they walk and run with their dogs. If they are not outdoors, you will find them staying busy working on projects around the house and entertaining friends and family.

  • Kelsey Giardina, DVM

    Kelsey Giardina earned her Bachelor of Science in Animal Science in 2012 from UC Davis, and then went on to graduate from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016.

    Kelsey and her husband, Anthony, enjoy living up in the mountains of Colfax with their dog, Archie, and two cats, O’Malley and Clover. In their spare time they enjoy hiking, quading/dirtbiking, and just relaxing and enjoying a good book! Kelsey also enjoys training with Archie, and hopes to one day enter Obedience and Rally-O competitions with him.

  • Margaret Schwab, DVM

    Dr. Schwab is a 2016 graduate of UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, with a BS in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior. Dr. Schwab has special interests in soft tissue surgery, feline medicine, endocrinology and pain management. Prior to coming to Douglas Blvd Veterinary Clinic, she worked in a general and emergency medicine practice, in the east bay and a general practice in Georgia. She completed her Fear Free Certification and is committed to handling her patients with care and compassion. Dr. Schwab lives with her husband Brett, dog “Oso” and 1 cat “Bruce” (her first bottle raised baby). She enjoys hiking with Brett and “Oso” and at home she loves to crochet, quilt and more recently she discovered the art of decorating sugar cookies! Dr. Schwab is looking forward to building relationships with her clients and their beloved pets, because she says it’s a wonderful feeling being the person a pet parent comes to for advice and reassurance.