Veterinarian Jobs in Carson, CA

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Banfield Pet Hospital - Downey, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
Experience, Education and/or Training Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required. License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board....
Pet Loss At Home Euthanasia Service Nationwide - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
"Thank-you" for being a great veterinarian. Please email interest level and questions to: ... or call/text ......
17 hours ago
PetVet Care Centers - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
Ambassador Dog & Cat Hospital in Los Angeles, CA is currently seeking an additional Associate Veterinarian to join our fantastic team....
18 hours ago
PetVet Care Centers - San Gabriel, CA (22 miles from Carson, CA)
City Animal Hospital is looking for a Full-Time Associate Veterinarian to join our experienced team....
18 hours ago
T.H.E. Cat Hospital - Marina del Rey, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
Part-Time Associate DVM-Feline Only We believe healthy cats lead to happy lives, and are looking for a similarly-minded veterinarian to join our team....
Los Feliz Small Animal Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
We are a full-service veterinary hospital in the Los Feliz neighborhood of Los Angeles. We've been serving the pets of Los Angeles and beyond for over 90 years! We take pride in caring for pet...
2 days ago
CARES - Los Angeles, CA (18 miles from Carson, CA)
We are seeking a predominantly weekend veterinarian (you can also work additional weekdays to make this full time if desired) to see new intakes and manage our in-patients....
Pet Loss At Home Euthanasia Service Nationwide - Orange, CA (23 miles from Carson, CA)
"Thank-you" for being a great veterinarian. Please email interest level and questions to: ... or call/text ......
18 hours ago
ASPCA - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
of Veterinary Medicine degree or equivalent Current California Veterinary License Background in small animal medicine and surgery High Quality High Volume Spay/Neuter training provided by ASPCA Qualifications...
5 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Orange, CA (23 miles from Carson, CA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine 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....
GPAC - Long Beach, CA
Job Description: Veterinarian....
3 days ago
Tempus Veterinary Recruitiment - West Hollywood, CA (18 miles from Carson, CA)
Fancy being a veterinarian for the pampered pets of A-list celebrities?...
Leave No Paws Behind Veterinary Hospital - West Covina, CA (24 miles from Carson, CA)
Be comfortable with most soft tissue surgeries and routine dental procedures. 1-2 years experience (New Graduates welcome)...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, CA (23 miles from Carson, CA)
This includes performing procedures that do not require veterinarian assistance (depending on skill level), performing surgical procedures in the presence of mentor veterinarian, completing preparatory...
4 days ago
West Main Animal Hospital - Alhambra, CA (19 miles from Carson, CA)
Veterinarian Requirements : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree. Appropriate state licensure. Strong affinity for animals....

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a "taster" of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to...

Mentorship At Work For Veterinarians
We are all mentors in the workplace. Some are much better than others. This course will help you become a better mentor regardless of your current level of proficiency. Mentorship is an essential...

Equine Welfare and Management
This unique course was developed by veterinarians at the world-renowned University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. The course will address horsemanship from a welfare...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Carson, CA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Carson, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.8%)
  • High School or GED (18.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Carson, CA
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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