Our caring and compassionate Westlake Village veterinary care team!
Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Anza Animal Clinic in Westlake Village! We are pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!
Please call us at (805) 495-1059 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!
Dr. Melanie Spadaro, DVM
Having grown up in Westlake Village, Dr. Melanie Spadaro is thrilled to return home to serve her local community. She received a BS in Molecular Environmental Biology from UC Berkeley in 2010 and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Zeta, two prestigious academic honor societies. Dr. Spadaro then went on to complete an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group in Ventura prior to accepting a position at the Anza Animal Clinic.
Dr. Spadaro shares a home with her boyfriend, Evan and their cattle dog mix, Mango. When not at work, Dr. Spadaro enjoys bird watching, trying new cuisines, international travel, community and professional theater. Her professional interests include internal medicine, ultrasonography and dentistry.
Dr. Stephen Watase, DVM
Dr. Stephen Watase has been a resident of the Conejo Valley since 1988. He and his wife Alison moved from St. Paul, Minnesota where Dr. Watase completed his Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Watase received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine with High Honors from the UC Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1985.
Dr. Watase purchased the Anza Animal Clinic in 1993 from Dr. Michael Gordon.
He and Alison have a son, Danny, and daughter, Coco. He has three dogs, two cats, several turtles and Koi.
Away from the office he is often on the golf course.