Veterinarian Jobs in La Mesa, 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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Kounsel - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Kounsel(www.kounsel.io) is an innovative platform that lets people provide or seek counseling. We are committed to improving the way people can share their expertise or seek help or advice for...
2 days ago
MOHNACKY ANIMAL HOSPITALS INC - Escondido, CA (22 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Qualifications California licensure required 2-5 years of experience as veterinarian preferred Competencies Demonstrate compassion Possess excellent decision-making skills Strong communication skills...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Escondido, CA (22 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Associate Veterinarian (Experienced DVM) - up to $20k Sign-on bonus in Escondido , California Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where...
1 day ago
Best Friends Veterinary Imaging Inc - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Associate Veterinarian Best Friends Veterinary Imaging Inc. Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab....
19 hours ago
Petvet Care Centers - La Mesa, CA
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Veterinarian who is comfortable with surgeries and some shelter medicine....
1 day ago
PETSURG & ER4PETS - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Our hospital is a 'home-away-from-home' and strive to deliver exceptional service to our patients, clients, and referring veterinarians....
1 day ago
VetProCentral - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
We are searching for an Associate Veterinarian to join our shelter....
10 hours ago
Best Friends Veterinary Hospital - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Best Friends is equipped with digital radiography, a fully equipped double dental suite-(including dental digital radiography and high speed dental units), in house ultrasound, surgical CO2 laser, cold...
3 days ago
Purple Paws Pet Clinic - Coronado, CA (11 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Required experience and education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board License with the Drug Enforcement Agency required Proven ability...
4 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - La Mesa, CA
Rancho Village Veterinary Hospital in La Mesa, CA is currently search for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team....
4 days ago
Dr Kelly's Mobile Surgical Unit - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Skilled in soft tissue surgery and dentals. Hours are approximately 7a-3p - 4 days a week (M-Th only). Weekends off! Current FT docs work 30-35 hour per week....
5 days ago
Black Mt Rd Pet Clinic | Humane Vet Hospital - Spring Valley, CA (1 mile from La Mesa, CA)
Then look no more, we are looking for a full-time veterinarian at Humane Vet Hospital of San Diego....
5 days ago
Morena Pet Hospital - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
We are a family oriented, small animal practice in the heart of San Diego seeking a full time associate veterinarian. No after hours on call....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, 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....
6 days ago
Petco - San Diego, CA (10 miles from La Mesa, CA)
Transition patients to overnight care as needed and communicate effectively with referral hospitals in order to ensure continuity of patient care Requirements and Licensure Doctor of Veterinary Medicine...
7 days ago

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