Mattawan Animal Hospital

Providing Quality Pet Care Since 1976

50588 CR 652

Mattawan, MI 49071


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Below you will find answers to common questions and concerns regarding owning a new pet.  Click on a hyperlink (in maroon) below to view the corresponding document of your choice. You will need Microsoft WORD to view correctly.

Spaying and Neutering

  • At what age can I have my pet spayed or neutered?
  • What are the benefits to having this procedure done?
  • What is involved with this surgery?

Heartworm Disease

  • What is Heartworm Disease?
  • Is this a dog only disease?
  • How does my pet "catch" heartworms?
  • How can I prevent my pets from contracting heartworm disease?

Internal Parasites

  • How can I tell if my pet has internal parasites?
  • How can Mattawan Animal Hospital help treat my pet for internal parasites?
  • Why is it important to have my pet tested for internal parasites?

The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) is a non-profit organization of veterinarians and parasitologists dedicated to protecting your family and your pets from parasites and zoonotic disease.
Puppy/Dog Parasite Information.
Kitten/Cat Parasite Information.

Yikes! I found a tick on my pet. How do I remove it safely?

Pet Poison Helpline

Your New Puppy

Puppy Vaccination Schedule

Puppy/Dog Vaccines

      Your New Kitten      

            Kitten Vaccination Schedule

            Kitten/Cat Vaccines

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