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.
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
Boy Scouts of America
DECA - Distributive Education Clubs of America
Hillcrest High School Football
Wall-E, a 12 year-old Weimaraner rescue, loves playing ball and enjoys water retrieving.