Our Doctors

Dr. Lance Blackburn

Dr. Blackburn is a native of Springfield, MO, attended Hillcrest High School and has lived in Springfield all but 7 years of his life. He worked for 3 years in Henderson, NV at Black Mountain Animal Hospital. He was happy to return to Springfield in 1992 joining this practice formerly called Bennett Pet Hospital. Upon purchasing the practice in 1996, Dr. Blackburn changed the practice name to All Creatures Pet Hospital.

Dr. Blackburn enjoys cycling, hiking, scuba diving and outdoor activities in general. His cycling goal is to do a 100 mile endurance ride in 2013. He has four children including a daughter, Marissa, and three sons, Brandon, Chase and Jared.

Special Activities
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Pain Control
  • Geriatric Medicine – Diseases of the elderly pet
Education & Advanced Training
  • Animal Dental Training Center – Baltimore, MD – Dentistry & Oral Surgery
  • University of Missouri – Columbia, MO – Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
  • Missouri State University – Springfield, MO
Community Activities
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • DECA - Distributive Education Clubs of America
  • MercE Pantry
  • Hillcrest High School Football
Pet facts
  • Wall-E, a 7 year-old Weimaraner rescue, loves playing ball and enjoys water retrieving.


Phone: 417-865-5367
Fax: 417-865-8012
902 West Kearney
Springfield, MO 65803
Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wed 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed Sunday
For emergencies, call:
Emergency Veterinary Clinic of SW Missouri 417-890-1600

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