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Welcome to Two By Two Animal Hospital!

                                            Pet Emergency? Call us right away at 269-471-7042!

On behalf of the staff here at Two By Two Animal Hospital, we welcome you to our family and thank you for entrusting your family pet to our care. We are continually striving to improve the quality of veterinary health care and value your opinions regarding our services and areas where we can grow. 

                                                                           Mission Statement

It is the mission of Two by Two Animal Hospital to maximize the quality and the longevity of our patients’ lives by providing comprehensive high quality veterinary health care with emphasis on exceptional client service and communication.

At Two By Two Animal Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

We enjoy working with the local animal rescue groups and we strongly encourage adopting pets from them. As a way of thanking you for supporting these groups Two By Two Animal Hospital provides a gift certificate for newly adopted pets

Animal AidHumane Society of Southwestern MichiganSave a StrayBerrien County Animal ControlPaws of Hope

Seven Star Sanctuary

Meet Our Doctors

  • Holly Shaffer
    Dr. Holly Shaffer is a graduate of Michigan State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. In 2010 she purchased the former Hecht Veterinary Hospital and renamed it Two by Two Animal Hospital after the Biblical story of the animals coming to the ark to be saved.
  • Jessica Balsis
    In May 2008, Dr. Jessica Balsis graduated from Michigan State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. She is very involved in the local horse community. She is passionate about equine medicine and lameness evaluations.
  • Kristin Spink
    Dr. Kristin Spink graduated from Michigan State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Her special interests in veterinary medicine include wildlife rehabilitation and veterinary mission work. In private practice, she enjoys surgery and wound care.
  • Mike Lin
    Dr. Mike Lin graduated from Michigan State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. He has a very diverse background in clinical practice and enjoys surgery and internal medicine. He joined the practice in 2016.

Our Location

Two by Two Animal Hospital


For Emergency phone number of the Doctor on-call, please call (269) 471-7042


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  • "Thank you! I’ve used other home vets but you are by far the best."
    Nadine G.
  • "I can’t tell you how grateful we are that we have such awesome vets! Your patience, communication, and above-and-beyond care is just incredible, and I know Hammie and Bear are in great hands."
    Jena W.
  • "Dr. Daphne is one of the most caring vets we’ve known. Even our 18-year old cat, Oliver, immediately took to her–he articulated his affection very loudly and showed his appreciation by sharing something of a personal nature. Despite all of that, Daphne called him a “good boy.” We love Dr. Daphne!"
    Fred & Barbara W.

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