Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital

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15 Healdsburg Ave
Healdsburg, CA 95448

Driving Directions

(707) 433-6916


  • Hours:
  • Mon-Thur: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Fri: 9:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • -No Appointments Between 12-2pm
  • -Doctor's Hours By Appointment Only
  • -See the "More Info" Tab for Specific Doctor's Schedules
  • -Clinic Days are Tuesday
  • Thursday and Saturday

Our goal is to provide excellence in veterinary care. We wish to offer a friendly "low key" environment conducive to good communication about special concerns you may have about your pets.

Our Vision

"We believe pets are family"

Our vision is to provide high quality, compassionate and progressive veterinary care. We strive to support the quality and longevity of our patients lives with a focus on preventative care to support them throughout all life stages.

We believe that pets are an extension of their human family, and we are dedicated to treating them as a part of our own family. We are sensitive to the cares and concerns that each client brings to our practice.

We practice a team approach to health care and strive to provide a nurturing environment where personal growth, professional knowledge, and quality of life for all our team is held in high esteem. This approach provides us with a strong foundation to maintain quality communication and education with all of our clients as well as within our own team.

Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital Services

  • Anesthesia
  • Boarding
  • Dental Care
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Endoscopy
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • Laboratory
  • Laser Therapy
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Puppy and Kitten Care
  • Rabbits and Small Mammals
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Reptiles
  • Senior Care
  • Shockwave Therapy
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations
  • Wellness Exams

Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital Staff Profiles

Amber Rose

Technician Assistant/Kennel Technician

Amber started at Memorial Beach in 2016 but her love of animals started long before that. She was an animal behavior trainer for 5 years at a doggy day care and boarding facility before she realized she wanted to learn the medical side of animal life.

In her free time Amber loves to go on hikes with her daughter and her dogs, read and swim whenever she can.
She has 2 dogs; Sawyer who is a bundle of energy and Beetle Babe who is a mommy’s girl, but loves to play. She also has 2 cats; Oomba and Niner.
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Dr. Martha Shafer

Veterinarian & Practice Owner

Dr. Martha (Marty) Shafer came to Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital in 2004 and found her home. She started out by receiving her BA from Wesleyan University and her D.V.M. from U.C. Davis. In vet school she pursued a track in zoological medicine with emphasis on small animals & birds. She managed an Avian Research Lab while at Davis & completed her internship in exotic animal medicine at Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists in Houston, Texas. 

Dr. Marty is the owner of Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital where she enjoys working with pets of all species and her dedication, compassion and heart make her an excellent doctor.

Outside of work yoga and hiking are among Marty's many hobbies. Marty has two son's who keep her busy but light up her life. She also has a black and white kitty named "Owl" who is shy but very vocal around dinner time & likes to carry around her fluff ball, or "lovey", toy.   

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Dr. Charles (Chick) Warner


From a young age Dr. Warner was attracted to animals of all kinds. The idea of becoming an animal doctor stuck and became his childhood dream. He eventually realized his goal and graduated from UC Davis as a Veterinarian in 1980. Dr. Warner and his wife-to-be, Dr. Humphrey, settled in Healdsburg to establish Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital in 1981. Dr. Warner loves general practice for the variety and has some special skills in ultrasound and dentistry. 

Dr.Warner enjoys riding his Harley throughout beautiful Sonoma County and surrounding areas and speaking Spanish has been a hobby since his college days. He is dedicated to fitness and enjoys CrossFit classes, surfing, scuba and being outside in nature.

He and Dr.Humphrey raised two boys, they have a boxer named Dixie who is the light of their life and two horses who are gentle and friendly souls.  

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