Veterinarians Wanted

Family Pet Hospital in Sioux City, Iowa, seeks an Associate Veterinarian to join our caring and compassionate team (Generous sign-on/retention bonus).  Family Pet Hospital provides primary care, referral services and emergency service for Sioux City (pop. 84,000) and small communities nearby. Our modern building has 3 exam rooms, treatment area, surgery suite, and a 35 unit pet boarding facility. We offer an in-house IDEXX lab, ECG, companion animal laser, ultrasound, isoflourane, electrocautery, digital dental radiography, digital x-ray, in-house pharmacy, AVImark, and so much more. We see cats, dogs, and pocket pets. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package. More information at www.familypethospitalsiouxcity.com . Please submit resumes to smoss@nvanet.com . (09/30)

You’ll love Gig Harbor, Washington!  Harbor Animal Hospital located in one of the most beautiful small cities in the country is seeking a full-time/part-time Veterinarian to join our team!  Privately owned by an Iowa State graduate we are a busy three-doctor, small animal practice.  We value our employees and support a healthy work life balance.  We take pride in being part of this strong community with wonderful clientele that are committed to their pets’ health.  Our clinic offers digital and dental radiography, ultrasound, surgery, acupuncture, tonometry, in-house laboratory testing and cloud-based software. Please submit resumes to Heidi Vogel, heidiw253@gmail.com. (09/30)

Grinnell Veterinary Clinic is seeking a mixed/small-animal veterinarian to join our 4-doctor mixed-animal practice. Large animal includes cattle, some swine, small ruminant, equine and dairy. Our practice has modern facilities/equipment (blood-machines, gas anesthesia, digital/dental radiographs). Our excellent/friendly staff is dedicated to teamwork, collaboration and mentorship. Specialization opportunities available depending on interests. Grinnell’s a great community located between Des Moines and Iowa City. We offer competitive salary/benefits (truck, vacation, IVMA/AVMA/CE dues). Those interested please email marcia@grinnellvetclinic.com. (n/a)


The Indianola Veterinary Clinic is looking for a full time or part time veterinarian to join our team. We are located just 12 miles south of Des Moines in a great community. We are a newly renovated clinic with a large clientele, friendly staff, and everything to meet your needs. We have new equipment and technology including digital dental x-ray, digital x-ray and much more. We are a mixed animal practice but large animal work is not a requirement. New grads welcome with collaborative mentorship available. We have a great team ethic and are looking for good people to join us. Please contact us at indianolavetclinic2@gmail.com. (n/a)

Full-time mixed animal or part-time small animal veterinarian to join rural practice with offices in Melbourne and Baxter, Iowa.  No equine work.  No exotics.  Benefits of small town living only a short drive from Ames and Des Moines.  Seeking motivated, detail oriented professional with good communication skills and a team spirit.  Clinic includes large animal haul-in facility, ultrasound, tilt table, Idexx analyzers, gas anesthesia and Cornerstone software.  Truck with vet box is provided.  Competitive salary and benefits including professional liability insurance, membership dues, paid CE and IRA with company match.  Large animal emergency duty divided evenly.  Send resume to dvm@partnercom.net.  Call 641/482-3265 for more information. (10/31)

Sign on Bonus. Farm & Family Veterinary Clinics are looking for a veterinarian to join our team. FFVC is a 50/50 mixed animal clinic with locations in Victor, Brooklyn and Montezuma, Iowa which are all safe, friendly towns in east central Iowa in close proximity to Interstate 80 and within an hour of Des Moines, Iowa City and Cedar Rapids. Our four doctor, three location practice combines advantages of a multi doctor practice with the flexibility to allow you to explore your individual interests and build your own clientele. Our clinics are fully equipped and pleasantly staffed. We will provide a competitive salary and offer performance incentives. In addition, a truck with box and fuel card are included as well as yearly dues, CE compensation, group health insurance and 401K contributions. We think this is an excellent long term employment opportunity. Let us know if you think so too. Please send resume to Farm & Family Veterinary Clinics, PO Box 531, Brooklyn, IA 52211, or Email resume toffvetclinics@gmail.com. (09/30)  


All Pets Animal Hospital, Ames Iowa is looking for a person to work all day Fridays, or Mondays, vacation days and 1-2 Saturdays per month.  If these days don't work please let me know what day of the week would work. My practice is small animal.  It is well equipped and my staff has been stable.  I have in house blood machine, newly updated computer, x-ray and very well educated clients who are wonderful to work with. Please contact me at a_ricklefs_schwartz@yahoo.com Dr. Audrey Ricklefs. (08/30)

P/T associate veterinarian for mixed animal practice (90% small and exotic, 10% large) located just outside Fort Dodge. In house lab including Co-ags, hematology, blood chemistries. We also have gas anesthesia, digital radiography, ultrasound, PetMap, fluid pump, TonoPen, CryoProbe and well stocked pharmacy. This is a position that we hope to become FT with an option to buy into the practice. We offer PTO and will contribute to health insurance. The clinic will pay for professional dues (AVMA, IVMA), continuing education including lodging. Applicant will be expected to handle small animal duties only unless they express a desire to do exotics or large animal. Please submit resume to countrydocs@frontiernet.net. (08/30)

Animal Family Veterinary Care Center is an AAHA accredited, small animal practice.  We are looking for an experienced associate veterinarian to join our 6-doctor, well-established practice in Davenport, IA. Are you an individual that thrives on client contact, client education, and thorough, preventive and diagnostic medicine?  Then we might be looking for you!  Our team is looking for a veterinarian who fits our mission of “enriching lives through healthy pets”.  Our unique management system involves all staff members in decision-making and allows them to influence and improve the quality of the workplace and the practice.  We have a complete in-house lab, new x-ray, ultrasound, therapy laser, chiropractic care and more.  Our hospital also offers boarding, grooming and doggy daycare.  We have a high staff/dr. ratio with enthusiastic, dedicated, well-trained team members to support you. If you want to build a long-term career in a progressive, growing hospital, and build a client base with us, then this position is for you. We offer excellent compensation and benefits. Qualifications:  -A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from an accredited university -Licensure in good standing -Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine -Works collaboratively with hospital team members. Preferred: -Routine surgical experience -Experience with oral surgery and dentistry -2-3 years clinical experience. Please direct all inquiries to: Bobbie Cotton, CVPM Practice Manager, Animal Family Veterinary Care Center , 6011 N. Brady Street, Davenport, IA 52806 P: 563-391-9522 email: bcotton@afvcc.com website: www.animalfamilyveterinarycare.com (08/30)

Come live the good life in the Iowa Great Lakes! Dickinson County Animal Clinic in Spirit Lake, Iowa is seeking a third full-time veterinarian to join our team!  We are a rapidly growing Small Animal practice. We welcome birds and exotics as well (if you have an interest).  Our hospital practices medicine, dentistry and surgery on a high level with in-house lab equipment, digital x-ray, Surgery laser, cold therapy laser, and dental equipment. We also perform many specialty surgeries.  Experience and competency in medicine, dentistry and routine surgery is preferred, but willing to mentor the right new graduate.  We are a fun, family-oriented practice that desires to support our staff with a healthy work-life balance with a 4 to 4.5 day work-week. Applicants must have excellent communication skills, compassion, a positive attitude, and work well as a team.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Please email resumes to dickinsoncountyanimalclinic@gmail.com. (08/30)

All Pets Veterinary Hospital in lovely Grinnell, Iowa is seeking a personable, energetic full-time associate veterinarian to help provide the highest quality health care to our small animal and exotic patients.  Attention to detail, great communication, and good problem solving skills are required.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package with potential for growth!  Please email resume to Dr. K.C. Cornish at staff.allpets@gmail.com. (08/30)

The Animal Emergency Center (AEC) of the Quad Cities is seeking a full-time emergency veterinarian. The AEC is located in Bettendorf, Iowa just blocks from the beautiful Mississippi River. Our progressive, 4 doctor facility serves a 400K+ population and over 30 referring veterinary hospitals.  Compensation is based on percent of gross with a base guarantee plus a very rich full benefit plan.  For more information, please contact Kathie Oberman, Hospital Administrator at 563-320-0653 or kmo@QCanimalER.org (08/30)

Shannon Veterinary Clinic is a rural mixed animal clinic seeking a full time veterinarian with a desire to further expand their knowledge base and help our clinic grow in the community. Opportunity for mixed animal or small animal only positions. New graduates and experienced veterinarians welcome to apply. We are located in West Point, Ft. Madison, and Donnellson, IA. This position will offer ample opportunities for surgeries and to hone surgical skills for new graduates. We offer portable digital x-ray. We emphasize a small-town feel in our practices with a laid-back work environment. Our staff members are trained and able to help our veterinarians in all areas of the practice. Salary is dependent on experience as well as drive and desire! Please send resume to shannonvetclinic@gmail.com or call 319-837-6912 for more information. (08/30)

Established, semi-rural small animal hospital located in east central Iowa.  Rapidly- growing clinic with loyal clientele and employees.  Home to nationally recognized blue ribbon schools and award winning teachers.  Looking for part time and full time veterinarians.  Flexible hours, no after-hours emergency work, no grooming or boarding – just good medicine and surgery.  Excellent compensation and benefits.  And we’re nice.  New grads welcome. Please forward resumes to: DrAlice@V-UVetHospital.com. (08/30)

Avenue of the Saints Animal Hospital is an AAHA accredited small animal hospital with two clinics located in Charles City and Waverly, IA. We are currently seeking a part-time or full-time Veterinarian. Our practice is well established and continually growing. We have surgical laser, digital radiology, ultrasound, in-house Idexx blood and urine analyzers, tonometry, therapeutic laser, endoscopy, and emergency services after hours and weekends. In addition to excellent medical and surgical care, our focus is on the client experience. We enjoy forming long-term relationships with our clients and their pets. If interested, please contact Dr. Phyllis Frost at 641-228-2211 or info@avesaints.com. (09/30)

Pet Health Center of Solon is looking for a compassionate and enthusiastic small animal Veterinarian to join our growing practice. We are dedicated to providing excellent customer service and the highest quality care. We are looking for self-motivated team members. We currently have a position for a full time individual and would be happy to interview new graduates as well as experienced practitioners. We have an ideal environment in which to mentor a new graduate, but if you are experienced, we do not interfere and will learn from you. We believe in hiring the best and giving them the tools to flourish. Applicants must have excellent communication skills, command of internal medicine, complete diagnostic workups, proficient surgical skills and demonstrate a commitment to continuing education. We offer a challenging, flexible, unique work environment, an exceptional benefits package and the opportunity for a long-term career. Send cover letter and resume to Brandi Thurkettle-Brown, P: (319)668-2378, F:(319)668-1380 email vmc.humanresources@gmail.com (09/30)

Full-time associate wanted in Independence, Iowa. No ER or after hour calls. Buy-in option for right candidate. Close-knit community, located 20 miles from Waterloo and 35 miles from Cedar Rapids, offers excellent amenities, excellent school district, and cheap cost of living. Contact Dr. Carrie Hamilton at cahiggins2015@gmail.com or drop off resume at Independence Vet Clinic. (08/30)

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety Inspection Services (FSIS) is currently hiring Public Health Veterinarians nationwide including numerous locations in Iowa and Minnesota.  To apply please visit www.usajobs.gov and enter ‘veterinarian’ in the search bar.  For an up to date listing of available positions and incentives, please visit, https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/careers.  Click on ‘month 2019 Public Health Veterinarian Vacancy List’.  For additional information or questions please contact Dr. Maria Esteras – Maria.Esteras@usda.gov. (09/30)


BEETS, BEARS, BATTLESTAR GALLACTICA. (Ok, not actually bears... more like dogs and cats...) FACT: Vet life is hard. ALSO FACT: We make it less hard by having fun. Want to see some videos of us starring our doctors? Want to go skydiving when the clinic is doing well? Want to kick butt everyday? Call us. Email us. Telepathy us. Whatever works. Summer Street Animal Clinic is a well-established, AAHA accredited practice that has served our area in Burlington, Iowa for over 35 years. With 3 full-time doctors focused on small animal patients, we are currently looking to bring another doctor onto our team. We strive to provide high quality, progressive care while giving our doctors great support staff to work with. We offer a full range of diagnostic tools including digital radiography, dental radiography, ultrasound and in-house labs. And as mentioned above, we try to have a good time and make it an enjoyable work environment, because we know this type of career isn’t easy. This position is compensated with a competitive salary and benefits package, a reasonable work schedule and an incredible support team. The Associate D.V.M. position is full-time, though part-time may be considered for the right candidate. If you are compassionate, professional and possess excellent communication skills, then there’s a great chance that Summer Street Animal Clinic is the place for you. If you want to work alongside a really awesome team while working hard to offer the best possible veterinary care, then we’re definitely the place for you. Did we mention we're pretty fun to work with? ...because we are... Interested candidates can contact our Office Manager, Abbey at (319) 752-1566 or via email at ahobbssac@gmail.com. You can also check out the clinic at www.summerstreetanimalclinic.com. (10/31)

THRIVE Vet Care is looking for talented, friendly, passionate veterinarians to join our teams. We have focused on raising the bar in veterinary medicine while lowering costs for our clients. We value independent thinking and entrepreneurial spirits. We have high technician to doctor ratios creating a fast-paced, fun and friendly environment. And most importantly, we put quality medicine first. Our call center keeps our team focused on patient care rather than phones. And our schedules allow our teams to maintain a work-life balance. Email sara.lisac@thrivevet.com to hear more and learn about our industry leading benefits. (8/30)

Seeking a mixed animal vet with special interest in equine and small animal. The Harmony, MN and Cresco, IA Vet Clinic serve both large and small animal customers in two clinics located in southeastern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa. Our location is well situated with distances of 45 miles to Rochester, MN; 53 miles to LaCrosse, WI; and 123 miles to Minneapolis, MN. We offer a competitive salary and full benefits. Resumes and questions can be directed to janee.hvc@gmail.com. (10/31)

Can you maintain a sense of humor in a fast paced environment?  If so, you may be the veterinarian we are looking for! We are a rapidly growing small animal practice housed in a large, state of the art facility including digital x-ray, electronic records, complete in house laboratory, gas anesthesia, therapy and surgical laser, digital thermal imaging, full surgical suite, and dentistry.  We offer complete dental, surgical, and medical treatment including veterinary chiropractic and laser treatments.  We utilize our technicians to their fullest capacity working with clients, performing anesthesia, dentistry, and lab services including cytology, ear cytology, and urinalysis. We offer flexible scheduling as well as monthly bonuses and a comprehensive benefit plan.   Please send cover letter and resume to DrStevenson@advancedpetcareclinic.com or Dr. Stevenson, Advanced Pet Care Clinic, 4507 Algonquin Drive Suite A, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613.  (11/30)

Sullivan Family Pet Hospital is seeking a part-time associate veterinarian. Two to three years of experience is preferred. We are a progressive small animal hospital located in Johnston Iowa. We strive to provide the highest quality service focused on compassionate and personalized veterinary care. Our facility is equipped with digital radiology, IM3 dental unit, dental radiology, an in-house laboratory including Vet Scan profile analyzer, Hm5 CBC analyzer, a MedRX video otoscope, and an in-house pharmacy. Our dedicated staff includes certified and registered technicians and assistants. Our clientele is compliant and expects quality medical care. Visit our website for more information www.sullivanfamilypethospital.com.  Please send resumes to a.sullivan.sfph@gmail.com. (11/30)

Beautiful Southeast Iowa clinic is looking to welcome our next Full-Time Associate Veterinarian into our family! Pipestone Veterinary Services in Ottumwa, IA is a privately owned, newly constructed hospital. Our spacious hospital promotes seamless diagnostic work-ups, surgical expertise and optimal patient care. Our hospital draws a committed client base from our town of just over 25,000 and surrounding area. You will work alongside a team that includes new members as well as individuals with invaluable years of experience in our industry. Take a tour of our hospital here and see our complete job post here! We look forward to meeting you! (11/30)

Akron Veterinary Clinic in need of FT Veterinarian.  Our 2 doctor mixed animal practice is 70% small animal and 30% large animal (mostly cow/calf and feedlot).  Additional equine potential is there for interested veterinarians. We are equipped with portable digital radiography, full laboratory, and power equine dental float.  Calls split 3 ways.  Akron is located on the South Dakota border north of Sioux City 25 miles.  Contact Dr. Jeff Van’t Hof at sodakcowdoctor@yahoo.com or 712-551-6801. (11/30)

Full-time veterinarian wanted at Humboldt Veterinary Clinic, P.C. in Northcentral Iowa.  We would like a doctor who would potentially have a focus on equine, bovine and other large animals but would also be able to assist with companion animal work as needed.  Our clinic is a mixed animal practice with a majority of business being on the companion animal side but still with a significant amount of equine and large animal clients.  The clinic is growing rapidly and currently employs five doctors.  We are also in the process of making major investments in the clinic's facilities to accommodate the business growth and demand for services.  Duties include working full-time and sharing on-call duties, which are currently split three ways.  Must have the ability to serve the advanced needs of equine, bovine and other large animal clients as well as the basic needs of companion animal clients. Open to investing in technology/equipment if you have a specialization interest we currently do not serve. Benefits include excellent health insurance, retirement plan, paid time off and much more!  Our practice is progressive, growing and planning for the future.  Humboldt is a wonderful community that continues to grow as well and a great place to call home! Join us and be part of an awesome team!  Call 515-332-2346, send us and email at humvet@humboldtvetclinic.net or stop by for a visit anytime. (11/30)

SIGN ON BONUS: Garver’s Animal Health Center is seeking a large animal veterinarian in our growing southeast Iowa mixed animal practice. Offices are located in Albia, Oskaloosa, Knoxville and Ottumwa, Iowa. We offer pet boarding, pet grooming, large & small animal medicine and surgery. We have top of the line equipment and facilities. Albia is located within 30 minutes of Iowa’s two largest lakes, Lake Rathbun and Lake Red Rock, we offer a wide variety of recreational opportunities with many state parks nearby. We are only 1 hour from Des Moines, and 20 minutes from Ottumwa.  Albia offers excellent schools.  In addition, it is a great place to live, work and raise a family. We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Retirement plan, paid time off, health and dental, professional liability insurance, paid IVMA and AVMA dues and continuing education. Company also provides transportation and business cell phone for veterinarian. If you could see yourself working in this friendly environment, please call Beth Petty at 641-660-8333 to set up an interview, or you can email your resume to bpetty@albiavet.com. (06/30/2020)

Animal Medical Centers of Spencer and Hartley, Iowa is seeking a full-time companion animal focused veterinarian to join our team.  Our 10 doctor team takes pride in quality medicine, teamwork and collaboration. Our practice is fully equipped with in house blood analyzers, digital x-ray, therapy laser, gas anesthesia, surgery monitoring equipment and a well-trained support staff. We offer favorable on-call and weekend responsibilities. Our clinics are ideally situated in northwest Iowa with easy access to the Iowa Great Lakes area for recreation.  Interested applicants should submit resumes via email to Dr. Janessa Mechler at jmechler@gmail.com or call her at 712-262-7900. (11/30)

Alburnett Veterinary Service, a few minutes north of Cedar Rapids, is looking for a small animal associate veterinarian! Our experienced doctors and tenured support staff have served our community for decades. We enjoy a collaborative work environment allowing you to focus on your patients and clients. We will support you with generous compensation, comprehensive benefits, flexible scheduling, and prioritizing work-life balance! Doctors of all experience levels are welcome to apply to Dr. Farris at jfarris@heartlandvetpartners.com. (11/30)

The Roland Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time/part-time small animal or mixed animal veterinarian.  We have a mixed animal practice located in Central Iowa.  Our friendly and caring staff serve the communities of Roland and Story City and surrounding rural communities. We are in close proximity with easy interstate access to Ames, Ankeny, and Des Moines. Our practice consists of small animal, cow-calf, dairy, feedlot, swine, equine, and small ruminants.  Our practice is well equipped with AVImark software system, small animal treatment areas, in house lab (Abaxis Chemistry and CBC analyzer), surgery suite with gas anesthesia and monitoring equipment, small animal dental ultra-sonic scaler, and digital x-ray. We have a large animal haul-in-cattle facility with chute, indoor equine facility with stocks and box stalls, power equine dental floats, and mobile veterinary units. We offer competitive salary with 401K, Health Insurance, IVMA and AVMA dues, paid CE, and paid time off.  Please send resume to rolandvetclinic@hotmail.com or contact Dr. Garth Robinson at (712)-297-0108. (11/30)

Veterinarian needed in Sioux City, Iowa: Hometown Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time associate veterinarian for our privately owned small animal practice in Sioux City, Iowa.  New grads are welcome. We have an in-house IDEXX lab, digital x-ray, Avimark software and more, plus an experienced support staff to help you succeed.  Please submit resumes to: hometownanimal9999@gmail.com. (11/30)

Heartland Animal Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa, is looking to hire a part-time or full time associate veterinarian to join our caring and compassionate team. We are small animal hospital located in the heart of Des Moines. We offer a complete in-house IDEXX lab, surgical laser, companion animal laser, ultrasound, digital dental radiography, IDEXX DR digital x-ray, in-house pharmacy, Impromed practice software, and so much more. We see cats, dogs, and pocket pets. We currently have a dedicated team of 3 doctors, 4 certified technicians, 2 long term technicians, 3 customer service representatives and 1 kennel help. We are a small animal hospital that concentrates on quality patient care. No boarding and grooming. We rotate Saturdays and are closed on Sundays and major holidays (including Christmas eve). Office hours are Mondays 7:30am to 7:00pm, Tuesday thru Friday 7:30am to 6:00pm and Saturday 8:00 until noon. We offer a friendly and supportive work environment with long term support staff 3 to 17 years (Average 10 years).  Please send cover letter and resume to Dr. Robert Culver: drculver@heartlandanimalhospital.com. (11/30)

West Branch Animal Clinic is seeking a part time or full time veterinarian to join it’s well established mixed animal practice in West Branch, IA just 10 minutes east of Iowa City. Here is an opportunity to work in a small town but not be far from all that a college town has to offer. Approximately 50% small animal and 50% large animal including equines. Vet truck provided, DR xray, in house lab equipment, CE and organizational dues paid, health insurance and retirement plan benefits. 4 day work week for life balance. Emergency on call duties divided evenly among doctors. All applicants will be considered. Please contact via email at wbvets@lcom.net. (11/30)

Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital is a busy 4 doctor small animal practice located in beautiful Madison, WI.  Madison has a reputation of a college town and is chock full of recreational activities.  We are looking to add an Associate Veterinarian to join our team. We offer high quality medicine with a strong emphasis on wellness, prevention and early detection of diseases.  We have state-of-the-art equipment including an in house laboratory for quick results. We value our employees and strive to provide a work-life balance. We take pride in our clientele that is committed to taking care of their pet’s health.  We offer competitive pay and benefits. Send resume to: schmidtcvt@gmail.com. (09/30)