All Creatures Pet Hospital

902 West Kearney Street
Springfield, MO 65803


All Creatures Pet Hospital Springfield - Our Doctors


Dr. Blackburn is proud to provide veterinary care to the Springfield community!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. He has four children including a daughter, Marissa, and three sons, Brandon, Chase and Jared.



Special Activities:



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 12 year-old Weimaraner rescue, loves playing ball and enjoys water retrieving.