Holly Shaffer, DVM - Graduate of Michigan State University
Joined the practice: May 2000
Dr. Holly Shaffer has been a part of the Berrien Springs community since she was in high school. She attended Andrews University, where she now teaches pre-vet classes, and started working at Hecht Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Shaffer attended veterinary school at Michigan State University and graduated in 2000. She joined Dr. Hecht's practice and worked together with him for 9 years, before purchasing the practice and renaming it Two by Two Animal Hospital.
Dr. Shaffer loves being involved in veterinary medicine. Over the years, she has been an advisor for the Andrews University Pre-Vet Club, she currently teaches pre-vet classes, and she has allowed countless students to shadow her. She has been involved with the Southwest Michigan Humane Society and Berrien County Animal Control. She has been involved in various community service projects, such as Bids for Barks, Relay for Life, and Best Friends 4-H Club. She continues to lead her practice as the on-call veterinarians for the Berrien County Youth Fair. She also strives to help with low-income pet owners through spay/neuter clinics and occasional special assistance programs for those on government assistance.
Dr. Shaffer enjoys working with all animals, from horses to pot-bellied pigs, chickens, and small animals. She is especially interested in ultrasound and dental care, but she also loves interacting with clients at routine visits. Dr. Shaffer and her husband own a hobby farm. In her free time she loves just interacting with her own animals and taking nature walks with her "herd".