Meet Our Doctors

Dedicated to your pet’s health.
Dr. Paula Schanck Albright

Dr. Paula Schanck Albright

Veterinarian / Owner

Dr. Schanck received her DVM degree from the University of Minnesota in 1985. She and Craig opened Southfork Animal Hospital in 1989 and enjoy serving pets and their people. Dr. Schanck’s special interests include feline medicine and behavior, dermatology and dentistry. Dr. Schanck lives with her husband, two kids, their new Golden Retriever named Casey, and a cat named Oliver.

Welcome to our practice!

“You will not find an animal hospital more focused on animal and customer care than we are.”

Dr. Katherine Belisle

Dr. Katherine Belisle


Dr. Belisle received her DVM degree from the University of Minnesota in 1994. She has worked at several small animal clinics in the Twin Cities area as well as two wildlife rehabilitation centers. She has a special interest in exotic animal medicine and alternative medicine. Dr. Belisle and her family share their home with her cats, fish, dogs, and birds.
Dr. Erin Wrecza

Dr. Erin Wrecza


Dr. Wrecza received her DVM degree from the University of Minnesota in 2003. She previously worked as a veterinarian in St. Joseph, MN. Her special interests are feline and canine medicine, as well as surgery and dental procedures. She lives with her husband, three children, and Decorah (“Cora”) the Bernese Mountain Dog.
Dr. Kim Lentz

Dr. Kim Lentz


Dr. Lentz received her DVM from Iowa State University in 2001. She has advanced training in pain management and is a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist. Her interests include general canine/feline medicine, geriatrics and pain management. Dr. Lentz lives with her husband and her cocker spaniel, Buddy.

Providing exceptional care since 1989.

Whether you need to ask a question, make an appointment, or you’re ready to come see us – our contact information is below. We look forward to seeing you soon!


17445 Kenrick Ave
Lakeville, MN 55044
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Mon: 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Tues: 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wed: 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Thurs: 7:00-1:15, 3:00-6:00
Fri: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sat: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sun: Closed

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Phone: 952-892-7970
Fax: 952-892-7781

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