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Western New York Practice Seeks Full-time Exotics Vet

Posted on May 6, 2024

Clarence, NY 14031

Make a real difference as an Avian/Exotic Veterinarian for Exotics Exclusive Hospital!

You’re not like everyone else in your field… You really want to make a difference in the lives of exotic pet owners and the lives of your teammates. You want to continue to develop your professional expertise to achieve top honors and bring others along with you. You want the opportunity to be a partner in a successful practice and to carry on the solid legacy of excellence. You want to experience the incredible diversity that exists in the exotics community. If you are this person or want to be, we want to talk to you…

We’re looking for an enthusiastically motivated veterinarian who is an excellent communicator and has a passion and purpose for exotics to join Specialized Care for Avian & Exotic Pets (SCAEP). We are a boutique-style; primary care and referral hospital dedicated 100% to exotics. Located near Buffalo, NY we’re just 30 minutes from Niagara Falls and 2.5 hours from Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

You should have minimum one-year clinical experience and an internship with exotics is preferred. If you have completed a residency, are board-certified (or board eligible with intentions to take the exam in Avian, Exotic Companion mammal and/or Reptile/Amphibian Practice) you should definitely consider us! In our 12th year, we have a close-knit, knowledgeable team with excellent support staff and a well-established, highly dedicated clientele. We leverage technology to enhance our ability to serve. We have digital horizontal beam radiography, high-frequency ultrasonography, Storz endoscopy, an in-house lab with full chemistry/lead testing, a local CT partner hospital, and a class 4 therapeutic laser.

Our caseload is 44% mammals, 40% birds, and 16% reptiles/amphibians/fish (reptiles are our fastest growing segment). We treat both pets and wildlife; provide routine wellness and urgent sick/emergency care, with advanced medical and surgical services and offer boarding and house calls. Students and interns/residents visit frequently. See plenty of variety and new challenges daily!

Western New York is known for its 4-season climate, fantastic food (and not just chicken wings), booze (wineries and craft breweries), waterfront activities, hiking, biking, skiing, affordable real estate, amazing architecture, summer art, music and food festivals, and professional sports teams. Buffalo- the ideal medium-sized city with small city vibes and large city amenities and only 20 minutes from the 8th wonder of the world and Canada!

Our full-time doctors currently work a three-day 11 clinical hour week or a four-day, 9 clinical hour week with rotating half-day Saturdays and no after-hours on-call. ProSal with excellent benefits including health insurance, IRA, generous CE budget, major dues/insurance/licenses, 2 weeks’ vacation, holiday pay, uniforms. (Salary based on experience and qualifications and production, ranging $98,800-$138,320 for 38-hour average week). Potential for ownership for a compatible, intrinsically motivated person.

For more information, contact Laura Wade at 1(716) 759-0144 or  buffalobirdnerd@gmail.com

Veterinarian in Avian & Exotic Pet Medicine

Posted on April 4, 2024

New York, New York: Schwarzman Animal Medical Center

The Schwarzman Animal Medical Center is seeking an ABVP or ACZM board-certified or board-eligible veterinarian to join our Avian and Exotic Pet Service as a full-time clinician. The Avian and Exotic Service at AMC provides 7-day/week veterinary care for a varied caseload of approximately 2,600 animals/year comprising birds, small mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and some fish. The clinician will join a service consisting of one full-time ABVP board-certified veterinarian (Reptile and Amphibian Practice), 2 part-time ABVP board-certified veterinarians (Avian Practice), and 1 per diem clinician. The Service also includes 2 house officers (2 specialty interns or intern/resident), 2 full-time technicians, 2 full-time assistants, and 1 service coordinator.

Clinical and Service Responsibilities: In a 4-day work week, clinical responsibilities consist of daily clinical appointments, inpatient care, clinical procedures, and consulting on walk-in emergency cases. You will share oversight and training of house officers in exotic pet medicine and surgery and in the training of general rotating interns. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, the AMC Emergency and Critical Care Department provides 24-hour emergency service. No on-call emergency duty is required.

The Avian and Exotic Pet Service is fully integrated with other services at the AMC and works in close coordination with other specialists to provide optimal patient care. Specialty services include anesthesia, cardiology, dentistry, dermatology, diagnostic imaging, emergency and critical care, internal medicine, interventional radiology and endoscopy, neurology, ophthalmology, oncology, radiation oncology, rehabilitation and integrative medicine, and soft tissue, orthopedic, and oncologic surgery. The AMC is dedicated to assuring the health and safety of all hospital employees and clients, supporting excellence in clinical practice and post-graduate teaching, and assuring rewarding careers.

Qualifications: Requirements for this position are either board-certification by ABVP in Avian Practice, Exotic Companion Mammals, or Reptile and Amphibian Practice or by ACZM in Zoological Companion Animal Health. Residents in the last year of an accredited training program who will be board-eligible upon graduation will also be considered.

Benefits: Competitive salary, generous sign-on bonus, four-day work week, health insurance with medical, dental, and vision benefits, very generous, PTO, continuing education time off and stipend, 403b retirement play with employer match. Possibility of housing in an AMC apartment building or assistance to find housing. School loan debt forgiveness opportunity as a non-profit hospital with 10 years of non-profit employment under the federal loan forgiveness program for nonprofits Non-corporate practice with no percentage pay. Collegial work with colleagues in a non-competitive structure with strong teaching and mentoring opportunities as well as opportunities for research A Commitment to Lifelong Learning

The Schwarzman Animal Medical Center is located in the heart of Manhattan, near a multitude of prestigious leading research and teaching hospitals. The AMC’s commitment to compassionate and pioneering veterinary care dates to 1910 when it was founded as a clinic to help animals whose owners could not afford treatment. We continue this legacy today as the world’s largest veterinary teaching hospital, with 130+ veterinarians working collaboratively across 20 specialties and services. Our team prides itself on delivering world class veterinary care to help keep pet families together. When you join the team at AMC, you join a renowned team of veterinary professionals dedicated to innovative care, research, and education. Our prestigious postgraduate education programs attract future leaders in veterinary medicine, and the clinical research conducted at AMC has led to breakthroughs that change the way veterinary care is delivered industry wide. This shared commitment to learning, teaching, and innovative care creates a collegial, collaborative environment with rewarding opportunities for advancement and growth. We’re building the future of veterinary medicine at the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center, thanks to our transformative Gift of Love campaign to expand and enhance our clinical, educational, and research capacities. Construction is currently underway to fully renovate the hospital, ensuring AMC is at the forefront of veterinary medicine for generations to come.

Salary Range: $160,000 – $180,000

Interested applicants should contact Blake Feldman (BLAKE.FELDMAN@AMCNY.ORG) via email. Please submit a resume with 3 references, a cover letter & your upcoming availability to interview with our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Katherine Quesenberry.

Flexible Veterinary Careers at Little Critters Veterinary Hospital in Mesa/Gilbert AZ!

Posted on April 4, 2024

Little Critters Veterinary Hospital, Gilbert, AZ

Flexible Veterinary Careers at Little Critters Veterinary Hospital in Mesa/Gilbert AZ!

Are you seeking a veterinary position with a flexible schedule and the freedom to focus on your preferred species? Join us at Little Critters Veterinary Hospital in Gilbert, AZ, a privately-owned, AAHA-accredited facility where you can choose to work with only dogs/cats, focus on exotics or a mixture of both.

Why Choose Us?

Flexible Scheduling: Design your work-life balance with adaptable hours. Choose Your Focus: Specialize in the species you’re passionate about in a supportive environment. Modern, Highly Equipped Hospital: Work in a state-of-the-art facility with the latest technology and equipment. Highly Trained Support Staff: Our skilled team allows you to focus on being the best doctor for your patients. Competitive Compensation: Benefit from highly competitive pay, benefits, and performance-based bonuses. Embrace a fulfilling career tailored to your interests.

Contact us at Robert.Menges.LCVH@gmail.com or call (480) 696-7744

www.littlecrittersvet.com

Help students and vets learn by selling your veterinary photos to Zuku Review.

Posted on March 8, 2024

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Do you have a trove of great images? Would you like to make a little extra money? At Zuku Review we provide online veterinary test prep for students and vets world-wide, with a strong focus on visual learning. We pay $25 per accepted high resolution image. We attribute the author and we do not include any patient identifying information. We are not looking for zebras so much as clear images of classic problems. We can send you a wishlist, but really, anything that is representative of major issues would be of interest, and as vets who focus on exotics, you likely have a great grasp of what is appropriate for the NAVLE or BCSE. We look forward to hearing from you, and seeing your images!

Contact: Nora Grenager via email (dr.zuku@zukureview.com) or by phone at +1 (650)546-6601.

Telehealth platform seeking exotic vets

Posted on March 8, 2024

Remote

Are you passionate about the health and well-being of exotic pets, reptiles, amphibians, and or avian species and looking to gain extra income with flexible hours and work from the comfort of home? Join Vetster’s dynamic virtual platform as a remote veterinarian and play a crucial role in providing veterinary care for a diverse range of unique and fascinating creatures. Vetster is a marketplace online telehealth platform that allows veterinary professionals to be matched with clients looking for support with their pets.

Benefits:
Remote work: Enjoy the flexibility of working from the comfort of your home.
Work-Life Balance: Maintain a healthy balance with our flexible scheduling.
Earn extra income on your terms: set your own rates and open your calendar to see appointments when it’s convenient for you. Earn from the comfort of where you are. No commuting!
Virtual Community: Join a supportive virtual community of veterinary professionals passionate about remote care.

Requirements:
Licensed Veterinarian in US states or Canadian province.

Preferred Timing Requirements: Excellent verbal and written communication skills to interact effectively with pet owners and team members. Demonstrate empathy and compassion for both animals and their owners. Comfortable using virtual platforms for consultations and electronic medical record systems. Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate pet owners’ schedules. If you are a dedicated veterinarian looking to make a positive impact on pet healthcare through virtual means, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Join us in revolutionizing the way veterinary care is delivered.

Contact: Jennifer via email (jennifer@vetster.com) or by phone +1 844-619-0123.

Exclusive Exotics Practice in AZ seeks an Associate

Posted on January 25, 2024

Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic of Arizona Mesa, AZ

The Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic of Arizona seeks an advanced trained or boarded exotic animal practitioner to join our 3-doctor practice. This privately owned practice has an Exotic Pet Specialist with 30 years of experience, an intern, and an associate with nine years of exotic animal experience. We train externs from across the United States and some international students with our advanced diagnostic imaging systems, including computed tomography, digital radiography, and ultrasonography. We have HD endoscopy, a CO2 laser, and well-trained technical staff. If you desire medical/surgical excellence, want to work with a family and team-oriented staff, and enjoy the year-round outdoors with climbing, birding, herping, and hiking, this is an excellent home. We mentor without micromanaging and encourage creative, ethical, and compassionate minds. Competitive production/salary and benefits package.

Contact:
Todd Driggers
todddriggers@mac.com.

Avian and Exotic Animal Clinic of Arizona
1911 South Lindsay Dr
Mesa, AZ 85204

NY Exotics Vet Clinic Seeking Intern

Posted on December 7, 2023

Great Neck NY: Long Island Bird and Exotics Vet Clinic

Long Island Bird and Exotics Vet Clinic is a fast-growing specialty and emergency exotic animal hospital that is looking for a veterinary intern to join our staff! Our team currently includes two board certified veterinarians, and two resident veterinarians.

Expand your knowledge and practice high quality medicine and surgery at an avian and exotic pet specialty hospital with excellent mentorship. We offer advanced diagnostics including endoscopy, CT scan, a renovated fully equipped surgical suite, and in-house blood work for our exotics. We pride ourselves in providing quality preventative and emergency care with high ethical standards.

Looking for a team player with a strong work ethic and a passion for exotics.
We provide training and mentorship; benefits including one week of paid time off, licensing costs, and CE opportunities; and a strong team of friendly, dedicated, and compassionate support staff. Competitive salary starting at 40k a year.

A rotating small animal internship is recommended however all levels of experience will be considered.
In-person interviews are strongly encouraged.

Location:

Long Island Bird and Exotics Vet Clinic
333 Great Neck Rd
Great Neck, NY 11021

Please send cover letter and CV to: sara@birdexoticsvet.com

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