LeAnn Welch, DVM, Owner
LeAnn was born and raised in Hannibal, MO and graduated from Hannibal High School in 2004. She went to undergraduate school at Northwest Missouri State University, where she graduated with a major in Pre-professional zoology. She then went to University of Missouri- College of Veterinary Medicine for veterinary school and graduated in 2012. She started working with Dr. Tom Dorsey (previous owner of HVC) after graduation and purchased the clinic from him in 2015. She currently resides in Hannibal with her husband, Brandon, their sons, Benjamin and Nicholas, and three adorable chihuahuas, Boski, Maya, and Marshall. Dr. Welch enjoys teaching Zumba Fitness at the Hannibal YMCA in her spare time.
Tom Dorsey, DVM
Tom's family moved to Hannibal in 1968 where he attended Hannibal High School. He then attended HLG university for one year. He finished his undergraduate degree at the University of Missouri- Columbia, MO and remained there to finish veterinary school. He graduated from the University of Missouri- College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. After graduation, he worked in Iowa at a Mixed Animal Practice until 1985. In 1985, Dr. Dorsey opened up the Hannibal Veterinary Clinic. He offers 30 plus years of experience with both small and large animals. He resides in Hannibal with his wife, Sue. They have two children and are blessed with nine beautiful grandchildren.