Meet the Team

CHARLES A. BURMEISTER
BS, DVM

A native of Chicago, Dr. Charles Burmeister earned his B.S. at Western Illinois University. In 1983 after receiving a D.V.M. degree from the University of Illinois. Dr. Burmeister joined the staff at this facility in 1984. He left to practice in Pittsfield, IL, and later Grayslake, IL. In 1995 Dr. Burmeister and his family returned to the Peoria area.

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In 2000, Dr. Burmeister bought the practice and named it All Pets Veterinary Hospital to highlight the exotics we see in addition to dogs and cats. Dr. Burmeister is one of the few veterinarians in this area qualified to treat exotics. The Burmeister’s live in Peoria with their 2 dogs, Teddy & Mighty Mite, and their cat, Beeb. If Dr. Burmeister is not in the office, you might find him fishing.

DAVE BEUTEL
BS, DVM
Dr. Dave joined All Pets in June of 2015. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree of Science at the University of Connecticut in 2011 and graduated from the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2015. One of his interests is pathobiology which looks at the biology of why diseases occur. Even though he grew up in Connecticut, Dr. Dave has many roots in central Illinois. His grandparents and many other extended family members live in the surrounding areas. He currently lives in Peoria with his wife, Lanae.

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Dr. Dave went to Tanzania in 2014 to perform spays and neuters on pets in various villages throughout the country. He is dedicated to providing quality medicine for pets and enjoys communicating with clients. We love his sense of humor. He even knows how to yodel!

ABBY
CERTIFIED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Abby completed her Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from Parkland College in 2018. We are very happy to welcome Abby to our veterinary team. Abby comes to us with the latest education about veterinary anesthesia, handles our IV catheter placements, performs venipuncture, assists the veterinarians in surgery, and enjoys time with her patients.

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She particularly likes wellness medicine and preventive medicine. In her spare time, Abby helps her father with delivering milk, rides trail horses named Max and Sonny. Besides her trail horses, she shows her Western Pleasure horse, Cisco. Abby also cares for her cats, Stormy, Bonnie, Clyde, Daisy, Chester, Boots, and Lilo plus her beagle, Hulk.

CLAIRE
CERTIFIED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN
Bio coming soon

CARRIE
VETERINARY ASSISTANT
Bio coming soon

ASHLEY C.
VETERINARY ASSISTANT
Bio coming soon

MARK
CLIENT RELATIONS TEAM
Far far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regalia. It is a paradisematic country, in which roasted parts of sentences fly into your mouth.

SANDY
CLIENT RELATIONS TEAM
Sandy joined our Client Relations team in 2009. She spent the years prior to joining us as a dedicated mom. She also has a beautiful grandson who keeps her busy too. Sandy helps to keep us organized and helps expedite patient care. We love her smile. Sandy and her husband, Brad have 2 malti-poos, Gunner and Hunter.

ASHLEY R.
CLIENT RELATIONS TEAM
Bio Coming Soon.

COREY
CLIENT RELATIONS TEAM
Bio Coming Soon.

STEVE
KENNEL STAFF
Steve cares for the dogs, cats, lizards, birds, and rabbits that board with us. He has a special touch with animals and can make friends with just about any pet. He has been with All Pets since 2011. If your pet has boarded with us, chances are Steve has spoiled them! He lives in Peoria with his chihuahua, Caspar, and his miniature pinscher, Kane.

FORA
MANAGEMENT
Fora has worked in the veterinary field for over 20 years. She started out as a veterinary assistant in Rockford, IL while pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree of Science, focusing on biology. After completing her Bachelor’s at Bradley University, she joined the staff at All Pets Veterinary Hospital in 1999. Since then she has worked as a veterinary assistant and now is hospital manager.

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Fora feel that developing relationships with the patients and clients are one of the pleasures of her job. She is always participating in continuing education, learning about the best practices for patient care and client service. Fora live in Peoria with her husband, Matt, their daughters Rose & Lily, their dogs, Daisy and Beanie, and their cats, Pickle and Peppadew.