Veterinarians Wanted

Hometown Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time associate veterinarian for our privately owned companion and exotic animal practice in Sioux City, IA.  We have an in-house IDEXX lab, digital x-ray, ultrasound, fully stocked pharmacy, Avimark software and more.  Our experienced support staff is here to help you succeed. We offer a great benefit package, CE allowance, and our schedules allow employees to maintain a rewarding work-life balance. Please submit resumes to (7/31)

Seeking a full time associate veterinarian looking for a great opportunity in a collaborative environment.  We are a busy small animal exclusive practice in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Compassionate and enthusiastic individuals with a desire for continued learning, mentoring and a passion for patient care should apply.  Experienced individual preferred but will consider new graduate.  We are a privately owned hospital, well-equipped to provide highest-quality customer service and patient care.  We offer competitive salary and benefit package including paid time off, health insurance and retirement plan.  After hour calls referred to local emergency/specialty hospital.  Please forward cover letter and resume to or call 319-393-3027. (7/31)

New building opened August 2021! Located in north central Iowa, Forest City Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time associate veterinarian to join our team in a highly reputable growing mixed animal practice. Our current two-doctor mixed animal practice (80% small animal, 20% large animal) moved to the beautiful 6300 sq ft building and have future plans of adding a haul-in large animal facility. Experienced veterinarians or new graduates welcome. Currently equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, Abaxis blood machines, gas anesthesia and monitoring, laser therapy, Tonometer, dental equipment, and more. For more information please contact Dr. Gene Fjeld at or 641-585-2211. Visit our website for updated facility pictures (7/31)

VCA Edgewood Animal Hospital - Offering a bonus to experienced doctors!  located in Cedar Rapids, IA is an AAHA accredited practice that is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our well established team! We are open Monday thru Saturday with no on-call after hours. We treat a variety of animals including dogs, cats, pocket pets, exotics and avian. If you are a Veterinarian looking for opportunities to practice both surgery and dentistry, we are the practice for youWe are proud of our state-of-the-art equipment which includes digital radiography, cold laser therapy, ultrasounds, electrosurgery and laser surgery instruments. Cedar Rapids, IA, offers a plethora of can’t-miss things to do, from attending special events at the US Cellular Center or the Paramount Theater, to getting involved in the arts and learning about local history; to dining at independent restaurants and staying active at area parks. We are close to Iowa City for Hawkeye sporting events or Ames to cheer on the Cyclones. We are also centrally located for a very easy weekend getaway to major cities such as Minneapolis, Chicago, and Kansas City. We are seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team. In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets. As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth.  Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists; WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff; Innovative associate health and wellbeing department (Headspace app subscriptions, Vault financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources); 401k retirement savings plan with company match; Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services; Paid parental, vacation and sick leave; Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets; 100% paid professional liability coverage; 100% paid life insurance; 100% paid short-term disability insurance; Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists. Please contact Jessica at for more information. (5/31)

Veterinary Associates, PLC is looking for a full-time or part-time veterinarian to join our privately owned small animal practice in the Iowa City corridor of Eastern Iowa. Flexible schedule and no after-hours emergency duty. Our friendly and experienced staff is ready to mentor as needed. Experienced veterinarians and new graduates are welcome to apply. Competitive benefits including health insurance, retirement plan, VIN membership, paid CE, paid vacation, sick leave, paid association dues and more. Please submit your curriculum vitae or resume to (5/31)

West Branch Animal Clinic is seeking to hire a full or part time mixed animal or small animal veterinarian to join our practice in West Branch IA. We are a privately owned mixed animal and equine practice that is mentorship oriented with opportunities for learning and expanding your knowledge. DR Xray, ultrasound, in house Idexx lab equipment, health insurance, retirement plan, paid CE opportunities and ambulatory work truck provided. All experience levels will be considered. Please contact us at to answer any further questions or to schedule a visit. (7/31)
Starch Pet Hospital, located in Des Moines, Iowa, and University West Pet Clinic, located in Clive, Iowa, are seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team. We are seeking an associate veterinarian to join our two hospital, 9 doctor team.  Both hospitals are fully staffed with excellent technicians and support staff offering strong communication and collaboration. Our hospitals have longstanding ties in the community, providing high quality medicine and compassionate care to our clients. Both hospitals offer 4-5 exam rooms, dedicated surgery suites, large well equipped treatment areas, grooming areas, full in-house lab, digital radiology, ultrasound, companion laser therapy, and in-house pharmacy. Our seasoned doctors are ready to mentor and share their wealth of knowledge. Open to all experience levels. Excellent compensation and benefits package. More information at .Please submit resumes to (4/30)

Osage Veterinary Clinic is a 4-doctor private practice looking for a full-time large, small, or mixed associate to join our team.  Our practice is 50% large and 50% small animal including dairy, cow/calf, feedlot, small ruminant and equine patients.  We have ultrasounds, diagnostic machines, & CR radiography!  After hours shared equally. Competitive salary, all health insurance premiums paid, CE allowance, and PTO, future buy-in potential. Call 319-290-0430 or email (4/30)

Manchester’s Animal Medical Center is searching for a veterinarian with 5+ years of clinical practice experience. The primary purpose of this position is to mentor the veterinarian into practice ownership. Practice can be mixed animal or small animal exclusive and is meant to be your last stepping stone. Please send resume and letter of interest to So, if you are ready to own a small business, live in NE Iowa and become part of an excellent community, then this is an incredible opportunity for you (4/30)

FT veterinarian needed to join 3 person mixed animal practice. Located in northeastern Iowa, our practice is 30% dairy, 30% beef, and 40% SA.  In-House blood analyzers, digital X-Ray, large and small animal US, Dental scaler/drill, Iso Anesthesia. Area has strong agriculture industry with many excellent dairy and beef operations, along with expanding SA clientele.  New grads encouraged to apply.  Waukon, IA. Contact Dr. Hammell @ 563-568-7736 or via email at (5/31)

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.  Our hospital practices medicine, dentistry and surgery on a high level with in-house lab equipment, digital x-ray, dental x-ray, surgery laser, cold therapy laser, and excellent dental equipment.  We also perform many specialty surgeries. We offer the opportunity to work with exotics for those interested.  New graduates encouraged to apply!  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. Our doctors are well supported with a high technician to doctor ratio. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Benefits include retirement package, health, dental, and vision insurance, student loan assistance, paid vacation, continuing education, licensing and DEA registration reimbursement. Moving expenses and sign-on bonus offered! Come see what life in Okoboji is all about!!  Please email resumes to (n/a)

Clinical Veterinarian – Iowa State University.  The Laboratory Animal Resources(LAR) team at Iowa State University is seeking applicants for a Clinical Veterinarian.  Responsibilities of this position include: providing veterinary care for teaching and research animals; training faculty and staff; reviewing proposed courses and research projects involving animals; performing experimental procedures; and oversight of projects in progress.  If you are interested in learning more about the position please visit: (05/31)

Wanted Associate Veterinarian MONTICELLO VETERINARY CLINIC seeking Associate Veterinarian. MVC is a privately owned, family oriented, well-established practice serving 8 counties in eastern Iowa. We are a small community located along Highway 151 between Cedar Rapids and Dubuque. Our simple mixed animal practice is split 60% small animal and 40% large animal care. We are seeking to fill an associate veterinarian position within our team driven five-doctor practice. Our practice has a rotating on call schedule. We offer Excellent Benefits: Competitive salary, 100% health care, advantageous 401k, mileage reimbursement, paid vacation, continuing education stipend. All experience levels are welcome to apply. Learn more about our clinic by following us on Facebook or visit our website @ Please send cover letter and resume to Feel free to call us at 319-465-5402 to speak with an owner or office manger to learn more about this opening (8/31)

Animal Health Centers, Inc. is hiring a full-time small animal veterinarian to accommodate for our growing practice. We have five clinic locations in Iowa, including Albia, Oskaloosa, Knoxville, Ottumwa and Centerville. And, we offer top of the line facilities and equipment including in-house digital radiographs, and in-house CBC, chemistry, and urinalysis provided at all clinics. Learn more at Please email a cover letter and resume to (6/30)

LOVE BEEF CATTLE?  If you love working on large animals (99% beef) and want to leave the small animal world far away, this could very well be the position for you.  Associate veterinarian wanted for this exclusively ambulatory, large animal practice in central Iowa.  The practice is vastly cow/calf and feedlot, with an occasional sheep or goat thrown in for fun if desired.  Clientele is extremely friendly, loyal, understanding, and kind.  We work hard, but there is no office drama or a lot of extra worries--just practicing ambulatory large animal veterinary medicine.  Plenty of opportunity for herd health, as well as individual animal care.  Truck, box, chute and tools (including ultrasound) provided.  New grads or those with experience welcome.  Mentoring is important and gladly offered if desired.  Opportunity for future partnership is very possible.  Please make contact at (641) 485-4624.  Please leave a message if I am unable to answer at the time. (5/31)

Thomas Veterinary Clinic is seeking an associate veterinarian to add a 3rd doctor to our mixed animal practice in southeast Iowa. TVC is majority small animal, with a solid equine client base and expanding production animal clientele. TVC utilizes gas anesthesia, digital radiography, ultrasound, in-house Idexx bloodwork and sediview, equine stocks/power float and more to provide progressive high quality veterinary care! Mentoring and collaboration are welcomed and encouraged. Doctors are scheduled for a 4.5 day work week with rotating weekends and on call for current clients. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages. Visit us on Facebook or our website at Please email inquiries/resumes to (5/31)

The Spay Clinics Inc. is seeking 1-2 full-time Associate Veterinarians. We are privately owned two sister clinics, Afford-A-care Pet hospital and Low Cost Spay Clinic that have been serving the East and South areas of Des Moines for more than 30 years. Both clinics are fully equipped with in-house IDEXX lab which includes blood, urine and x-ray equipment to facilitate different diagnostics on site. We have pride in offering excellent veterinary service with low prices to help all sectors of clients.  We offer highly competitive package which includes: Medical insurance, dental, life insurance, PTO, professional Dues and CE allowance.  New graduates and experienced veterinarians are welcome to apply. If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to (5/31)

Get Hired, Work a Few Years, Retire...It’s That Easy! The South Des Moines Veterinary Center team is looking for a full or part time veterinarian to join our family-owned small animal clinic.  We love our team and our clients.  We’ve been here for over 60 years and that’s not by accident. People love us and we are good at what we do.  We are not your typical clinic that shoves through as many appointments as they can; clocking the minutes each vet spends in an exam room. We value and get to know our patients/clients and what they like. We have a highly trained support staff that are here to help. Additionally, we value work-life balance and are not open past 6 pm (Monday-Friday) and are closed Saturday and Sundays. No on-call will be required! We are flexible with scheduling and open to hear about your availability. Our ideal applicant has excellent bedside manner and genuinely embraces the art and science of healing. Email your resume to (5/31)

Veterinary associate position available in North Central Iowa. Progressive small animal hospital, family owned, newer facility with in house lab, radiology, surgery suite, therapy laser. Within 2 hours of Ames and Des Moines. We care for dogs, cats, small mammals and some exotics. Potential for future ownership if desired. Benefits include CE allowance, health and dental insurance, min 2 wks PTO and 3 days sick leave, association membership dues, and potential for retirement match when eligible. Practice in a smaller community with good schools, fine arts and hometown feel. Check out our website at and call for more information at 515-955-3631 (5/31)

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 (5/31)

Ross Veterinary Clinic is a small animal private practice located in Eastern Iowa, close to the Cedar Rapids area. We are a growing clinic and are excited to add a part-time or full-time Associate Veterinarian to our team. Our clinic treats a variety of pets, including dogs, cats, pocket pets, exotics, and avians. We are proud to offer state-of-the-art equipment that includes digital radiography, ultrasounds, electrosurgery, and laser surgery modalities as well as on site diagnostic lab equipment. Our benefits package includes health, dental, and vision insurance, professional dues, continuing education, professional liability coverage, and pet care discounts for your own pets. We prefer experienced veterinarians, but new graduates are welcome to apply. If you are interested in joining our team, please email us at (6/30)

Holmes Animal Clinic is looking to add an enthusiastic, small animal or mixed animal veterinarian to our family-owned, well-established, yet rapidly growing practice. Holmes Animal Clinic provides primary care, referral services and emergency services for Kossuth county and surrounding northern Iowa counties. At the time, our practice is 80% companion animal and 20% large animal. The right candidate has the opportunity to expand the large animal side of our business as well as serve our growing number of companion animal clients.  Our newly renovated, 5,000 sq. ft. clinic includes a treatment area, surgery suite, in-door horse stock & stable, portable chute and boarding facility. We offer an in-house IDEXX diagnostic lab, companion animal laser, ultrasound, digital dental radiography, digital x-ray, in-house pharmacy, new endoscopy system w/ TCI scope, ultrasonic dental machine, gas anesthesia, monitoring equipment, and more! Open to investing in technology if you have a niche we currently do not service!  Compensation is commensurate with experience. Contact Jeff Holmes, DVM, 515-341-2734 or send us an email at (6/30)

All Creatures Small Animal Hospital in Indianola, IA is ready to add a full/part time veterinarian to our staff.  We have recently completed a total remodel and large addition to the hospital and have a very nice facility, healthy and continuously growing client base and a friendly staff.   All Creatures Small is non-corporate with plans to stay that way and there is potential for partnership/ownership in the future.  Please send cover letter and resume to (6/30)

Anamosa Veterinary Clinic (25 minutes from Cedar Rapids) is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team! Open to mixed animal or small animal only. We have a team of 10 DVMs with a focus on mentorship and passion for starting new graduates off to be successful throughout their careers. Our practice is broken down into about 20% large animal and 80% small animal. You would have the opportunity to break your day into a mixture of large and small animal appointments, surgery, and drop off appointments. In addition to the mixed animal case load we do orthopedic surgeries, ultrasound, laser therapy, digital radiography, digital dental x-rays, bovine embryo transfer, canine reproduction, and appointments in our haul-in livestock facility. Our ideal candidate would thrive in a fast-paced, productive environment, seeking to efficiently provide quality care at a cost effective price for patients. Our appointments are quick-paced and candidates that thrive under this environment have a large earning potential. Our culture aims to make the client and their pets come first. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance, paid time off, and a 401K plan. For more information please visit Please submit resumes to (6/30)

Animal Health Centers, Inc. is hiring a full-time mixed animal veterinarian. There are many opportunities to expand our cow/calf and small animal services. We have five clinic locations in Iowa, including Albia, Oskaloosa, Knoxville, Ottumwa and Centerville. We offer top-of-the-line facilities and equipment including in-house digital radiographs, and in-house CBC, chemistry, and urinalysis provided at all clinics. Learn more: Please email a cover letter and resume to (6/30)

Muscatine Veterinary Hospital P.C. is a privately owned AAHA small animal practice in Muscatine, Iowa. We are looking for a full or part-time veterinarian to add to our welcoming team. We utilize digital whole body and dental radiography, ultrasound, in-house lab, acupuncture, and soft tissue surgery. We have very little turnover with an experienced technical staff. All experience levels are encouraged to apply. Work lifebalance is a priority to everyone. No on call. SIMPLE IRA with matching. Health insurance.CE allowance. $100,000 and up, based on experience 563-263-2831. (07/31)

Veterinary Medical Center of Kalona 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. There are NO After hours On-Call.  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. 319-668-2378 (7/31)

Indianola Veterinary Clinic is looking for a full-time veterinarian to join our privately owned, 6-doctor, practice. We are located close to Des Moines in a welcoming and growing community. We practice medicine with a fun and supportive team in our newly renovated clinic with updated equipment and technology to provide high quality medicine. We are a mixed animal practice, although large animal medicine is not required. We offer competitive pay, benefits, and flexible scheduling. Our friendly and experienced staff is ready to mentor as needed, and new graduates are welcome to apply. Please send your resume to (7/31)