All Springs Veterinary Hospital

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Meet the Doctors


Richard Barker, DVM

Dr. Richard Barker graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. He practiced in Pennsylvania, North Africa, and Gainesville, Florida before starting the Suwannee County practice in 1993, which became All Springs Veterinary Hospital in 2001. He and his family have 2 dogs and 1 cat at home, including: Kingsley, Gracie and Eureka.



Samantha Poarch, DVM
Dr. Samantha Poarch graduated from the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. During her veterinary education she also pursued a certificate in shelter medicine. She has fostered dogs for many local rescues and has managed to only have one foster fail. She has three dogs at home including Rosie a paraplegic dachshund.