Lacombe Veterinary Centre has a long history in the community of Lacombe. Dr.Ross Walton and his partner Dr.Ralp Barton opened the doors to the first clinic in 1966 on the east side of town. Years later the clinic moved to the west side on Highway 12 near the Lacombe Golf course. Dr. Rick Graber and associates opperated the clinic at that location untill 1996. In 1996 the clinic moved to the present location, since that time the practise has changed owners 2 more times. Dr.Ken Vanderwekken owned the clinic till 2007 when it was purchased buy the present owner Dr.Peter Lawson.
Lacombe Veterinary Centre has had many veterinarians pass through its doors, all have contributed to make it what it is today.