John Burnett, DVM

Dr. Burnett is a 2008 graduate of Delta State University and a 2012 graduate of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Following veterinary school graduation, Dr. Burnett completed an internship in small animal internal medicine, surgery, and emergency medicine in Mandeville, LA. Since completing the internship in 2013, Dr. Burnett has gained more than 9 years of experience in private practice. In 2018, he started Yocona River Veterinary Services, a large animal ambulatory practice here in Oxford. His interests include preventative medicine, infectious disease, surgery, and pathology. He and his wife, Kaitlyn, have one daughter, Emmy, and one son, Thomas. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, camping, going to college football and baseball games, and spending time with his family and three dogs, Ivy, Sophie, and Belle.

Our daily mission is to provide excellent service for our clients and compassionate care for our patients at all times.

Contact Info

2008 University Ave
Oxford, MS 38655
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:30pm
8:00am - 12:00pm

*On Sundays Only Boarding Pickup: 6:00 pm - 6:15 pm

After-Hours Emergencies

If you have an emergency with your pet after regular clinic hours, please contact:

Horn Lake Animal Hospital and Urgent Care

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