Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital in Amesbury:
Your Less Stress Vets

The veterinary team at Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital is committed to providing exemplary customer service to every client and exceptional, professional, low-stress medical care to every patient. Our Amesbury animal hospital has been assisting pets and pet owners since we first opened our doors in 1968. We have a long-standing history in the community and a bright future of service ahead of us.

The Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital mission is to be an advocate for our patients. We are recognized as a practice of excellence and we are leaders in care, service, and change. We accomplish this with a commitment to education and long term personal relationships with our clients.

What Sets Our Veterinarians Apart?

At MVAH, we have a dedicated, talented team who will quickly make you feel comfortable and confident in their abilities. We make vet visits easy for you and your pet by using gentle handling techniques, lots of treats and proven calming strategies. We are known as the “Less Stress Vets” because your pet’s comfort is always on our minds! We are always looking for new ways to make our patients feel relaxed and stress-free. Check out our Less Stress Visits page to learn more about what we do to keep our patients happy.

At Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital, we are proud of our commitment to excellence and pleased to offer exceptional benefits and value to our clients and patients. We are grateful to have earned the Readers’ Choice Awards for the past several years. We are also affiliated with a number of prestigious veterinary groups including Veterinary Information Network, Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association, and the Veterinary Leadership Group.

In addition to creating low-stress experiences for our patients, we are also now able to process Trupanion pet insurance claims. If you do not currently have insurance for your pet, ask us about a 30-day trial certificate. Get 90% coverage for any new accidents or illnesses, no payout limits, and no upfront costs to activate your coverage. Be sure to let us know if you are interested.

Dog with a girl and woman in our lobby
trupanion medical insurance for your pet

“Tug & I always enjoy our visits to MVAH! We like it best when they are healthy visits- not for problems!
–  Anonymous

Community Involvement near Amesbury

The veterinary team at Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital is also committed to community involvement. We are sponsors of the following:

  • Amesbury Carriage Museum
  • Amesbury Days
  • AHS Yearbook
  • Friends of the Amesbury Public Library
  • Lion’s Club Charity Golf Tournaments
  • Lowell’s Boat Shop
  • Our Neighbor’s Table
  • The Amesbury Educational Fund Inc.
  • The Pettengill House

And members of:

  • Amesbury Chamber of Commerce
  • Whittier Home Association

Getting Started at Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital

Ask us if you’re interested in learning more about what we do in the community of Amesbury and beyond. We love to help!