Pine Bluff Animal Hospital

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7995 Pine Bluff Rd
Morris, IL 60450

Driving Directions

(815) 942-5365

www.vet4me.com

Email: vet4me@pinebluff.comcastbiz.net

  • Hours:
  • Mon: 8:00am - 7:00pm
  • Tue-Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed

Pine Bluff Animal Hospital is a full-service facility that strives to provide the very best veterinary care to our patients. Our highly trained staff of professionals and state-of-the-art equipment are just part of the story. Every dedicated member of our staff will treat you and your pets with courtesy, compassion, and respect, while offering quality care and customer service. Our practice provides a diverse group of services to promote overall patient health, so call today to speak with one of our caring professionals or to schedule an appointment for your pet.

Pine Bluff Animal Hospital Services

  • Boarding
  • Dental Care
  • Emergency and Critical Care
  • Fully Stocked Pharmacy
  • Hospice and Euthanasia Services
  • House Calls
  • Microchipping
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Parasite Prevention and Control
  • Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Senior Care
  • Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccinations

Pine Bluff Animal Hospital Staff Profiles

Dr. Brian D. Schmidt

Practice Owner
“I love what I do here and I love the people I do it for.”


With a keen interest in performing a magnitude of complex orthopedic, laparoscopy, video laparoscopy and soft tissue surgeries, Dr. Brian D. Schmidt is one of our skilled and most sought veterinarians.

After obtaining a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Illinois in 1980, Dr. Brian D. Schmidt completed his Doctor of Veterinary Science at the University of Illinois in 1982, joining the practice the same year.  While in school, he was able to work as a research associate to one of the school's small animal surgeons -- allowing him to travel to other hospitals in the state as well as Vancouver, British Columbia assisting and learning numerous and complex surgical procedures.

A member of the Illinois State Veterinary Medicine Association,  Dr. Schmidt is also a member of the AVMA and AAHA and is constantly continuing his education to maintain the high level of knowledge about the many problems and conditions that can be dealt with surgically.
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Dr. Larry C. Johnson

Practice Owner
“I enjoy keeping people's pets happy and healthy and continuing friendships through our past and present clients.”


Patience, compassion and dedication for the welfare of each our client's furry family members makes Dr. Larry C. Johnson one of our adored and talented veterinarians.

Dr. Larry C. Johnson received his bachelor's degree in microbiology from the University of Missouri and completed his DVM from the University of Missouri in 1976.  He began at the practice in 1977.

As a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, Dr. Johnson is also a member of the American Veterinary Medicine Association and the Illinois State Veterinary Medicine Association.

Dr. Johnson and wife, Joanne, were married in 1968.  They have two children and four grandchildren, and a furry family member, Chip, a Maltese/Lhasa mix.

In his free time, he enjoys traveling, landscape photography and flower gardening.
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Dr. Kimberly A. Joachim

“Working at Pine Bluff is like working with family and that's why I love it.  At the end of the day, we're all here for the same reason -- our passion for and dedication to the care of animals.”

With a special focus in the care and treatment of our feline patients, Dr. Kimberly A. Joachim is a refreshing extension to our veterinarian team.

An alumna of Lockport Township High School, Dr. Joachim received her bachelor's degree in Animal Science from the University of Illinois in 2008 and obtained her DVM from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana in 2012.

Dr. Joachim participated in an externship at the University of Minnesota in Cardiology.  She also volunteered at the Wildlife Medical Clinic helping with the treatment of injured wildlife.

Dr. Joachim and husband, Jack, have two cats, Oliver and Mongoose, and a green-wing Macaw, Franky.  During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and cats, cooking, fitness, dance and yoga. 
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