Lindquist Veterinary Care Center

Lindquist Veterinary Care Center is a full-service veterinary medical facility with locations in Kirksville and Edina, MO. The professional and courteous staff at Lindquist Veterinary Care Center seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Lindquist Veterinary Care Center strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Kirksville, Edina and the surrounding areas.
  • Kirksville Location:
  • 1203 N. Baltimore
  • Kirksville, MO 63501,Edina Location: 52690 St. Hwy 6 Edina, MO 63537
  • 660-665-2719 KV
  • 660-397-2570 Edina
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  • Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm Sat: 8:00am-Noon Sun: Closed (emergency only)
  • *After hours ER: Call our office line
  • Jenny Lindquist, DVM, Practice Owner

    Jenny M. Lindquist D.V.M. has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 15 years After graduating from Truman State University of a B.S. in Animal Science, she completed four years at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbia, Missouri. Dr. Lindquist worked for two and a half years in Kansas City, Missouri at a mixed animal practice and spent one year at Animal Emergency Clinic also in Kansas City. After returning to  Northeast Missouri, Dr. Lindquist practiced rural medicine in Edina, Missouri and in 2002 began planning stages to build a state of the art veterinary clinic. Now known as Lindquist Veterinary Care Center,  the practice boasts 3 full-time veterinarians.  These doctors, all graduates of the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine,  are able to serve a wide variety of clientele and their animals.

    Years in Practice:
    May 07, 1996
    Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, BS Animal Science,Truman State University
    equine, large animal, small animal medicine & surgery, emergency medicine
  • Dr Whitney King

    Dr Whitney King joined the practice in 2020

    Dr. Whitney King grew up on a farm in rural Northeast Arkansas riding horses and surrounded by a variety of animals. She graduated Arkansas State University with a bachelors in Animal Science before attending veterinary school. Dr. King obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Missouri, College of Veterinary Medicine 2020.

    Working as a veterinarian melds all of Dr. King’s passions in life – love and compassion for living things, endless opportunity to learn and grow, challenging science and an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people and animals. She loves the variety that comes with a mixed animal practice and gets excited about the challenges that arise when faced with many different species. Dr. King has special interests in equine dentistry, preventative medicine, reproduction, and integrative medicine. She is proud to offer animal chiropractic to both large and small animals to achieve and maintain optimal health.  She has taken specialty courses in equine medicine and is eager to meet all the new horses and clientele with in-clinic appointments or farm calls available. As a cattle farmer herself Dr. King has an appreciation for the countryside and understands the hard work and dedication that goes into food animal production.  Looking to bring added value Dr. King is excited to work alongside the producer to enhance herd health, management, nutrition, and production. Dr. King looks forward to spending quality time with LVCC clients and teaching them about their pet’s health so they understand how to make their best friend as healthy and happy as possible.

    When not at work Dr. King can be found on the farm with her with her husband, Travis, tending to cattle, training horses, or in the field.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2020
    Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri
    Large and small animal, especially equine and exotics
  • Jennifer Blakely, DVM

    Dr. Blakely joined the practice in 2019
    She is excited to return to rural Missouri and practice mixed animal medicine!  She is no stranger to Lindquist Veterinary Care Center as she first started working as a veterinary assistant and technician during her high school years.  She has maintained employment with us throughout her college education.  Dr Blakely graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2019.  Prior to that, she attended our local Moberly Area Community College and Northwest Missouri State University where she majored in Biology and minored in Animal Science.  She has a special interest in large animal medicine including small ruminants, cattle, equine, and camelids.  She has taken specialty courses that focus on the unique challenges rural Missouri farmers face and has brought large animal ultra-sonography to our practice.  She enjoys making farm calls and working with local producers.  Dr. Blakely also enjoys seeing the smaller animals and takes pride in providing quality care to all species.
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 14, 2019
    Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri BS Biology, Northwest Missouri State University
    Large and small animals