Submitted August 15, 2018

Practice Name: North State Animal and Bird Hospital


City/State: Jackson, Mississippi


Contact Person: Josh Spriggs


Phone: 818-825-4513


Email: josh.spriggs@nvanet.com 


Job Description: North State Animal Hospital, located in Jackson, MS, is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our practice!

North State Animal Hospital is a well-established hospital serving our community for over 50 years.  We are a fast-paced, four doctor practice in the metro-Jackson area.  We focus on the care of companion animals, as well as avian, exotics and wildlife rehabilitation.  We recognize the importance of the human-animal bond and it is our mission to work as a team to ensure that bond is strong by offering outstanding education, care, and service.  We’re big on offering the best service for our clients and going above and beyond for each patient.

Our team is very family oriented and supportive!  We know that work life balance is incredibly important and support one another in order to maintain this balance.  We offer a 4 day work week and only one weekend a month, with no on call!  We have seasoned doctors who are collaborative and staff members who’ve stayed with our practice year over year!  We all pitch in - no task is too small.  We’ll support a doctors unique career interests!   

Visit our website: http://www.northstateanimalhospital.com/ 

More information about hospital:

Dedicated surgical suite

Digital radiography

ECG monitoring and pulse oximetry

Laser therapy

Limited ultrasounds

Full-service boarding and grooming

Excellent relationships with Mississippi State, Auburn, and LSU

In-house pharmacy, as well as a local pharmacy available for specialty compounding

We are a wildlife receiving center accepting Federal and State animals for rehabilitation

We encourage and support the cultivation of our doctors’ special interests!  We’re open to exploring new ideas, procedures, and pharmacology.

Jackson, MS is centrally located with an average temperature of 75 degrees!  We are family friendly with a great outdoor activities, restaurants and museums!  The Barnett Reservoir offers boating, fishing, and other water sports.  We have a local baseball team and several golf courses!  There are great schools and local universities, including, Belhaven University, Millsaps University, Mississippi College, etc.


We reward leadership and excellence with:

Highly competitive base salary

Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

401(k) plan

Paid Vacation and Sick Time

Paid Holidays

Continuing Education Allowance

Career Growth Opportunities

In-house Training


If you are looking for an excellent practice, with unmatched growth potential, we want to hear from you!  Please apply today!


Submitted on May 30, 2018

Practice Name: Banfield Pet Hospital

City/State: Jackson, MS

Contact Person: Shelby Smith

Phone: 360-784-5252

Email: shelby.smith@banfield.net 

Job Description: Job Title: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) Sign on and/or relocation available

Job Description:
Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine.
We believe hiring doctors with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care for each pet and client.
Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced veterinarian looking for a change, a new beginning at Banfield means an open door to explore the next best move in your professional veterinary career.
Are you ready to dedicate yourself to helping us advance veterinary medicine across our practice and throughout the industry?

   Practice in accordance to state practice act and principles of veterinary medical ethics
   Leverage evidence-based medicine and continue pursuit of education to deliver quality patient care
   Devote yourself to the culture of preventive care and Optimum Wellness Plans
   Adopt and positively impact new veterinary standards and guidelines
   Deliver medical and surgical treatments with formulary approved pharmaceuticals, supplies, and equipment, in accordance with Banfield’s Medical Quality Standards
   Partner with clients as an advocate for the pet to plan follow-up visits, provide home-care instructions, and education to ensure the lifelong health of their pets
   Maintain relevant, comprehensive medical records with the support of practice systems, including Banfield’s database, PetWare, designed to obtain data for population research
   Foster an effective veterinary support team by communicating medical standards, ethical practices, and your veterinary knowledge and experience
   Exemplify the Mars Five Principles — Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency, and Freedom

   State Veterinary Board License and must be in good standing for the state in which they intend to be hired, prior to their start date.

Additional Licensing:
   A State Controlled Substance (SCS) License may be required by the state in which you intend to work. If you do not already hold an SCS, Banfield encourages you to obtain this license after your start date as the practice may reimburse this cost.
   Once an associate has obtained their SCS, Banfield will apply and pay for your DEA License.
   New associates will be required to take their state USDA Accreditation class by the time they reach the 12-week mark from their hire date.
Your well-being matters.
We know that your real passion for pet well-being is why you chose this profession. At Banfield, we believe it is just as important to support the well-being of those who devote their lives to this cause. Through our extensive network and support structure, Banfield offers a wide array of benefits and programs, empowering you to focus on yourself and your family, as you care for pets and clients.
As a Banfield veterinarian, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through:
   Competitive salary with paid time off
   Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits for you and eligible dependents
   Automatic enrollment 401(k) Savings Plan after 60 days of employment
   Health Savings Account with annual practice-paid funding of $750 to supplement health care expenses
   Automatic enrollment in 100% practice paid short- and long-term disability after 60 days of employment – includes maternity leave
   Liability and malpractice insurance
   Eligibility to enroll in the Veterinary Student Debt Relief Pilot Program
   Optimum Wellness Plans (OWPs) for up to three pets
A variety of discounts including Mars, PetSmart, Royal Canin, fitness, cellular, and so much more

Date: 5/30/2018

Submitted April 18, 2018

Practice Name: Tylertown Animal Hospital


City/State: Tylertown, MS


Contact Person: Robert K. Loper DVM


Phone: 601-876-2282


Email: rkloper@yahoo.com 


Job Description: We are a growing practice in need of an enthusiastic, energetic associate. Our practice is 85 small/ 15 large. Our new office building was constructed in 2011. The building is 6500 sf, with lots of nice amenities, including digital radiography and ultrasound. New graduates welcome. We currently have 3 doctors on staff. Contact Dr. Robert Loper for more information.