Veterinarian Jobs in Van Nuys, 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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GPAC - Thousand Oaks, CA (22 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
My client is an Emergency/Critical Care Veterinary Hospital that is looking to add an Emergency Veterinarian to their growing team!...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, CA (12 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Description: 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...
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2 hours ago
GPAC - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Gpac is working alongside one of LA's leaders in innovative and mobile animal care....
18 hours ago
GPAC - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Job Description: A prominent Veterinary facility is seeking a full time Associate Veterinarian (DVM) for our facility....
1 day ago
Stray Cat Alliance - Los Angeles, CA (14 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Adhere to state regulations and organizational protocols regarding animal care, treatment, advocacy, and the mission of Stray Cat Alliance Take immediate action to address any safety concern or noncompliance...
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14 hours ago
Green Dog Dental & Wellness - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
ABOUT OUR PRACTICE: Progressive in preventative health programs New dental equipment and dental radiography is performed on all patients prior to dental surgery Idexx in house laboratory diagnostics...
18 hours ago
GPAC - Pasadena, CA (21 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Job Description: We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
18 hours ago
GPAC - Burbank, CA (12 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
7 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, 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....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, 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....
4 days ago
Canyon Country Veterinary Hospital - Canyon Country, CA (19 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care....
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5 days ago
Porter Veterinary Hospital - Northridge, CA (4 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
And, we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures, permits us to deliver to the highest quality of preventive care....
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5 days ago
Petsadena Animal Hospital - Pasadena, CA (21 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Our practice is paperless (Cornerstone) and equipped with Idexx digital radiography, Midmark digital dental radiography, an ultrasound, full in-house Idexx lab machines, and a therapeutic K-Laser....
5 days ago
Thousand Oaks, CA (22 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Desired Qualification Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of California Experience: 2 years preferred...
5 days ago
Vetprocentral - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Seeking an experienced veterinarian for our team of trained professionals. Currently three doctors growing to four. If you enjoy exotics/avian all the better....
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Van Nuys, CA

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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...

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Van Nuys, CA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Van Nuys, CA as reported by the BLS.

$133,360

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Van Nuys, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (19.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Van Nuys, 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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