Carbondale Animal Hospital offers a variety of services and strives to seek the correct wellness plan for your pet, your family, and your budget. Our modern technology and in-house diagnostic equipment allows us to offer a vast array of services at a reasonable price. From simple checkups to soft tissue surgery, our facility is prepared for all of your scheduled or emergency needs. 


Dr. Ben has extensive experience and a passion for the quality of life of all the pets in his care. We gladly offer consultations for any and all preventative or medical issues that present in your loved one. From your new puppy or kitten, to dental or behavioral issues, through dermatological and orthopedic problems, and also neurological and chemotherapy consults; we are here for your pet. We extend our sensitivity and compassion to your family all the way through your pet's life and to the moment we say our good-byes.


Many pets require preventative or corrective procedures throughout their lifetime. CAH offers the state-of-the-art equipment and practical experience to skillfully accomplish both routine and extremely delicate procedures. These include dental cleaning, oral surgery, chemotherapy, and dislocation reduction to name a few.


Should your pet require advanced diagnostics, we possess the technology to perform the most comprehensive testing in-house; including digital radiography, comprehensive blood analysis, and almost every diagnostic available at a referral hospital. We will gladly refer any specialized testing determined necessary. 




Dr. Ben Mackin is a practiced and accomplished veterinary soft tissue surgeon, successfully performing surgeries including routine lumpectomies, spays and castrations, to the challenging emergency abdominal, ophthalmic and amputative surgery. We do not perform orthopedic surgery, but will gladly refer you to DVMs who practice the highest level of orthopedic medicine.