Submitted May 17, 2018
Practice Name: Wags and Whisker's Pet Rescue
City/State: Chico, CA
Contact Person: Margaret Lee
Job Description: Seeking Veterinarian
Wags and Whisker's Pet Rescue is seeking a full time DVM to on our state of the art Mobile Veterinary Unit, complete with a surgery suite with 2 surgical tables, digital whole body x-ray, ultrasound with color flow capabilities, digital dental x-ray and ultrasonic dental unit, in-house blood analysis capabilities, as well as a cauterizing unit and cold laser.
Required license or certification:
Veterinary Student who will be graduating with license soon
Depends on experience
Wags and Whiskers Pet Rescue, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit no-kill rescue located in Chico, California. We are dedicated to rescuing homeless, abandoned, or abused animals at risk of euthanasia in shelters, given up by their owners because of difficult circumstances, or in danger of abuse or neglect. Our primary focus is to pull dogs and cats that are at risk of euthanasia from high kill shelters in California and place them into forever homes. Founded in late 2015, we are a rapidly expanding animal rescue that adopts out over 2000 animals a year. Between our main facility and foster care, we have around 400 animals at any one point in time.
We are currently in the process of opening our Mobile Veterinary Unit to help provide low cost spay neuters to Chico and its surrounding underserved communities. We are also starting construction on a full service veterinary hospital in Chico that will provide additional low cost services to our neighborhood.
Submitted May 8, 2018
Practice Name: Care Animal Hospital
City/State: Temecula, California
Contact Person: Dr. Joe Alcorn DVM
Job Description: Dear Student,
SMALL ANIMAL AND AVIAN/EXOTIC PRACTICE IN TEMECULA, CA.
The most important start to your veterinary career is where you are employed in your first 3 years of practice. We all need to be mentored in the art of daily veteran practice and complete our training in surgery, dentistry and ultrasound. The training for exotic medicine and surgery is always ongoing and, your experience in exotic care will last you a lifetime.
Care Animal Hospital: Temecula, CA: Temecula chamber of commerce: temecula.org. Careah.com Visit our web site and see the practice and staff.
27 year established AAHA practice, 2500 sq ft building on the cities main road, with three exam rooms. We have a moderately busy setting, (we keep it that way) with attention to detail and individual pet care. The staff and doctors like animals and we like what we do everyday and we enjoy a mutually edifying work environment. We promote regular wellness exams and wellness testing/profiles.
Schedule: The doctor hours are: first appointment at 8:55am and the last morning appointment 11:25am. Surgeries and procedures are between noon and 2:55pm. . Usually there is at least an hour at the noon to 3p.m. time to get away, have lunch, etc.
The first afternoon appointment is 2:55pm and the last at 5:25pm. Saturday hours are from 8am to 2pm.
Instrumentation: The practice has all the toys including digital x-rays, ultrasound, endoscopy, orthopedics, dentistry suite with digital x-rays, hydraulic exam tables, in house lab, radio surgery, #3 passport II monitors with CO2, #6 fluid pumps, etc.
Staff: The staff includes 2 doctors expanding to three, 3 receptionists, 3 assistants and 4 technician that are very experienced and regularly assist the doctors spontaneously direct all aspects of care including anesthesia, x-rays, dentistry, injections, catheterizations, all treatments, bandage changes, etc. The technicians display to the clients the treatment plans and discuss the doctor recommended tests and treatment options. The doctor does just the doctor related aspects of the business including pet examinations and recommending a treatment plan including diagnostic tests and treatments. perform surgeries, oral surgery/ extractions, x-ray evaluation, etc.
This is a staff/team run business (not doctor driven). We are paperless and have professional management.
Full bene pkg: Pro-Sal, vacation/medical/CE/IRA/license/dues. Wages are based on experience.
Life: Our practice setting allows you the time to enjoy your life; family/friends, pursue hobbies and avocations, travel. There is so much more in our lives that just the practice of veterinary medicine.
My name is Joe Alcorn. 37 years in small animal/exotic practice, 27 years in Temecula. Education: CSU 1975 B.S., WSU 1977 M.S. neuropharmacology & neurophysiology/ CSU 1981 DVM.
I engage in regular CE to bring new knowledge and medical services to our practice. I love the science of medicine/surgery.
My education in veterinary medicine includes:
1] exotic medicine/surgery training- initial 8 years of study, 1981- 1989, and practice in a bird and animal hospital to accomplish advanced training. Not a specialist, just special interest for 35 years.
2] orthopedic surgery including plates/screws/external devices (I pick my cases).
3] AAHA, 3-year dental program (I do everything but root canals including composite restorations, ionomers, etc). Digital dental x-rays.
4] AAHA veterinary professional management, 3 years of course work.
6] endoscopy- different sized units mainly for FB retrieval/ gastric and intestinal biopsies/ gastric exploratory 5] ultrasound: 7 years continued education for advanced training. Now training in Doppler echocardiography. Aloka/Hitachi Arietta 60, purchased new 2017, premier machine...most of our abdominal ultrasounds result in kidney, liver or splenic biopsies. I do cardiac echoes to document cardiac maladies and determine the heart muscle function.
If you have interest in this position, please contact me. Dr. Joe Alcorn firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted January 24, 2018
Practice Name: Pedley Square Veterinary Clinic
City/State: Riverside, Ca
Contact Person: Jodie May, RVT
Job Description: We have experience with new grads and are more than willing to help you get started!
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We love questions! If you have any please feel free to contact us.
Full Time Associate Veterinarians
Pedley Square Veterinary Clinic, Inc.
Pedley Square Veterinary Clinic
Lincoln Plaza Veterinary Clinic
Moreno Valley Animal Clinic
We are a busy, progressive practice with three different facilities. We are actively looking for two Associate Veterinarians to join our team. Our pay and benefit package is very competitive with 401K, paid time off and CE allowance. Our staff is highly trained and knowledgeable with several RVTs, certified veterinary assistants and experienced receptionists.
We encourage all team members to engage in our daily operations as well as to continue our knowledge in all aspects of the hospital. No idea is considered a bad idea, no new procedure or the latest medicine is dismissed. We want active participation. If this interests you please read on.
We are located in beautiful Southern California. We are within one hour from the mountains, desert and the ocean! Riverside is near many Theme Parks, such as Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm. We have many Musical Venues and Sports Arenas. Are you an Angel or a Dodger fan? Do you like to watch the Ducks or the Kings? What about the Chargers or the Rams? We have several airports nearby, trains and freeways to get around!
We have been established in the Riverside area for over 30 years with many long standing clients. The bulk of our patients are small animal and we practice high quality medicine with state of the art dentistry and surgery. All of our facilities have digital Radiology and two have dental x-ray capabilities. All of our facilities have In House diagnostics with a daily lab pickup if needed. We source equipment and supplies as well as our medication from top quality distributers and compounding pharmacies. Our main facility is able to provide orthopedic surgery as well as Laser surgery, Laser therapy, Radio Wave Surgery, Acupuncture, Ultrasound and Chiropractic Therapy is available by appointment.
We see clients everyday Monday Through Saturday. Our hours vary by location. We perform Surgery Monday through Friday and see only office appointments on Saturday. We do not groom or board professionally. We have a great 24 hour emergency and Specialty clinic nearby. We also have several other of the specialty practices within a close proximity.
Still interested? We also spay and neuter rabbits and potbellied pigs! We work with many rescue organizations for cats, dogs and potbellied pigs. Our Moreno Valley Facility is partnered with the Shelter where we provide care for Moreno Valleys abandoned and lost pets. With our help and knowledge they have been able to increase rescue organization contact, reunite pets with their families and dramatically reduce euthanasia. Our Moreno Valley facility has many of its own clients and is actively busy in providing health care for all of them.
Our Associates perform surgery, office calls and should have good client and team communication skills. Please provide a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine, a California License and a DEA License or the ability to obtain any of these when needed. If you would like to check us out further please go to our website www.PedleySquareVet.com. If you are interested in discussing a position further please contact our owner and Chief veterinarian, Dr. Marshall Scott at email@example.com.
We look forward to working with you!
Submitted January 7, 2018
Practice Name: Sunset Animal Hospital
City/State: Fairfield, CA
Contact Person: Ms. Julie Robinson
Job Description: Our Hospital
We are an AAHA accredited, privately owned full service veterinary hospital in a 13,000 square foot building, which includes a boarding facility that has won Best of Solano two years in a row. We have a very busy practice with 8 exam rooms, cat ward, dog ward, two isolation rooms, critical care area, surgery suite, employee pet ward, dental suite, separate dog and cat entrances, and a large reception for the comfort of our clients and patients. Our hospital is paperless on Cornerstone software and we utilize a computerized Whiteboard for in-hospital patient treatments. For client education, we use DIA (Diagnostic Imaging Atlas), E-Pet Health as a pet portal and a fully interactive Facebook page.
Approximately 6 times a year, we hold fundraisers for our community and have a special fund (donations from our clients) to help clients with urgent medical needs in a time of financial hardship. We have a great deal of equipment to assist our staff in delivering the best care around. Some of our equipment include:
Surgivet and Cardell for vital monitoring
Bair Hugger for thermoregulation
Idexx in-house laboratory equipment (Catalyst DX, Procyte DX, SNAP Pro and Coag DX)
Abaxis VetScan I-STAT
Eklin Digital X-ray system
Progeny Digital Dental X-ray system
Dentalaire Prestige machine
Mindray Ultrasound machine
Heska Infusion Pumps
VetPro Syringe Pumps
Sunset Animal Hospital is centrally located between the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Pacific Ocean for outdoor enthusiasts! Our hospital has been happily serving the Solano County community for 30 years with some very long-standing and loyal clients. Our beautiful county is full of walking and biking trails, dog parks, museums, wildlife, factory outlets, boating, fishing, adult sports complexes, community events and 20 minutes away from the Napa Valley wine industry.
Sunset is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care in a manner that is friendly, informative, and supportive. Sunset Animal Hospital has a very fun and cohesive team; we care very much about each other and have a toxic-free culture. Our medical staff work very hard on maintaining up-to-date scientific and technological knowledge to provide our patients the highest standard of care in our community. Our support staff go through a vigorous training program and monthly team building exercises to be the best team, so we can deliver superior client service and exemplary patient care. As a result, we have built strong bonds with our clients and their furry family members. We are fortunate to be able to add to what we offer by having outside specialist to come in and perform surgeries and ultrasounds for the convenience of our clients. Additionally, UC Davis is 30 minutes away and is our resource for additional specialists for the more complicated cases that warrant more specialized medicine.
Ideal candidate would have exemplary client communication skills, exceptional leadership qualities and the ability to practice at a high standard of medicine. In addition, flexibility in their schedule to work with our team of outstanding doctors in providing a wide range of services during hours set up to accommodate the needs of our clients and their pets.
Submitted December 27, 2017
Practice Name: Azores Veterinary Practice
City/State: Patterson, CA
Submitted July 17, 2017
Practice Name: Morena Pet Hospital
City/State: San Diego, CA
Contact Person: Dr. Crystal Steib
Job Description: Busy small animal hospital near Mission Bay in beautiful San Diego seeking an associate veterinarian. Primarily dog and cat with some pocket pets and reptiles. Diverse caseload with fabulous clients! In house CBC and Chemistry machines, digital xray, new ultrasound, and Grady therapeutic laser. Focus on thorough and high quality medicine. Salary commensurate with experience. See our website at www.morenapethospital.com and email resume or fax to 619-276-2116.