The team at Township Animal Hospital puts your animal’s needs above all else. It is our goal to provide the highest quality patient care in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, and we hope that you will trust us with all your animal health care needs.

Our TeamDr. Paula Capurro

Dr. Paula Capurro was born in Argentina, and moved to the U.S. at age twelve. She is fluent in English, Spanish, and French. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree from Florida International University and majored in Biology and Chemistry. She attended Western University of Health Sciences’ College of Veterinary Medicine in Pomona, CA, and graduated top of her class. She has practiced in Northern California since 2008. She has Rhodesian Ridgebacks, a Yellow Lab mix, French Bulldogs, two cats, a 70 pound tortoise, and several saltwater fish tanks.

Our TeamShirley

Shirley grew up in Washington State and is now a long time Sonoma County resident, and has worked at Township Animal Hospital since 1995. She lives in Windsor with her husband and two English Springer Spaniels. In her spare time, she loves to go camping.

Our TeamAnne

Anne grew up in Marin and came to Windsor in 1981. She has worked at Township Animal Hospital since 2003. In her spare time, Anne enjoys working with stained glass and gardening. She lives with her husband and two cats.

Our TeamAlex

Alex grew up in California’s Central Valley and moved to Sonoma County in 2003. She has worked at Township Animal Hospital since 2006. In her spare time, she enjoys camping and visiting the beach with her yellow lab. She also enjoys working with service dogs.

Our TeamTami

Tami grew up in Healdsburg. She loves dogs and horses, and has worked in the veterinary field since 1997. She has been showing and breeding Golden Retrievers since 1990. In her spare time, she loves to watch her daughter barrel race and her husband and son play ice hockey. She joined the staff of Township Animal Hospital in early 2013 and is very excited about it.

Our TeamPatti

Patti grew up in Southern California and moved to Windsor in 1986. She has been working at Township Animal Hospital since 1999. In her spare time, Patti enjoys shopping and gardening. She enjoys spending time with her husband, her two dogs, and her two cats.

Our TeamTiffany W.

Tiffany grew up in Jenner and has been a Veterinary Assistant since 2002. She as been working at Township Animal Hospital since 2013. Tiffany has raised cattle and horses all of her life and loves the outdoors. In her spare time she loves crafty projects and is also an avid photographer.


Emily grew up in Marin County and moved to Sonoma County in 2014 then started working at Township Animal Hospital. She has worked with rescue animals through The Milo Foundation and Service Dogs through Bergin University of Canine Studies. She has her bachelors of science in Cynology from Bergin University. Emily currently lives in Santa Rosa with her fiancee and their two chihuahuas.


Crysta grew up in Cloverdale and has been working at Township Animal Hospital since she moved to Windsor in 2015. She is currently studying to become a Veterinary Technician. Crysta has had animal all her life, from frogs to horses and currently has 3 cats and 3 dogs. In her spare time she loves to go backpacking, fishing and camping.


Natalie grew up in South Lake Tahoe and moved to Healdsburg in 2014. She has been working at Township Animal Hospital since 2016. Natalie is a senior in High School and did her junior internship with Township in 2015, and wishes to pursue a career in the veterinary field. She has a dog named Cowboy and a family dog named Max.


Maria lives in Santa Rosa with her husband and children. They have 2 dogs, chickens, and turtles. She has been working at Township Animal Hospital since 2016. She loves the SF Giants, going to baseball games and spending time with her beautiful granddaughter.


Rececca grew up in Marin County, with her sister Emily. She is currently completing her undergraduate studies and Santa Rosa Junior College. She will transfer to UC Davis in the fall of 2017 to continue her studies in the Animal Health field.


Carlos is Dr. Capurro’s father and her accountant. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. With his wife Margarita they had three girls, Paula, Lucila and Sofia. Together they have two grandsons, Franco and Charlie. In Argentina he attended University of Buenos Aires where he majored in Economics. He for a family owned travel agency since he was 14 years-old and companies like Argentine Airlines and American Express Travel Services. Once in the United States his family lived in Pennsylvania and Miami, FL. In Miami he worked in tourism related companies like Exprinter Travel Services and American Executive Travel. He got is Master of Accounting at Florida International University. As an accountant he worked for H & R Block and CBIZ, Tax and Accounting Services. Once in Santa Rosa he joined his daughter’s company taking car of the accounting system.