Veterinarian Jobs in West Sacramento, 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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Reagor Pet Hospital - Carmichael, CA (11 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
We are currently seeking veterinarians interested in either full-time (4 days) or part-time work....
2 days ago
Atlantic Street Pet Emergency Center - Roseville, CA (18 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Atlantic Street Pet Emergency Center in Roseville, CA is seeking full-time internship trained or experienced ER doctors. We are a 24 hr/7 day a week hospital in the central Roseville area serving...
21 hours ago
Bird & Pet Clinic of Roseville - Roseville, CA (18 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
We have an ABVP-Avian board-certified veterinarian on staff and can offer mentorship if this is a direction of interest for you....
22 hours ago
Vista Veterinary Specialists - Sacramento, CA (2 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Within our remodeled 9,000 square foot facility, there are dedicated specialty exam and treatment rooms, on-site Vimago CT/fluoroscopy, MRI, ultrasonography, digital radiography, and full in-house laboratory...
22 hours ago
All American City Veterinary Hospital - Roseville, CA 95678, CA (18 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
While adhering to all segments of the veterinarian contract and hospital protocols....
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7 hours ago All American City Veterinary Hospital
Vista Veterinary Specialists - Sacramento, CA (2 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Within our remodeled 9,000 square foot facility, there are dedicated specialty exam and treatment rooms, on-site Vimago CT/fluoroscopy, MRI, ultrasonography, digital radiography, and full in-house laboratory...
21 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fair Oaks, CA (16 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
impact new veterinary protocols and recommendations Devoted to the philosophy of long-term pet health through preventive care Caring for Those Who Care: Benefits for Banfield Associate Veterinarians...
4 days ago
University of California Davis - Davis, CA (14 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Providing consultation, advice and guidance to veterinarians and producers regarding equine, livestock, avian and wildlife disease diagnosis, control and prevention....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Davis, CA (14 miles from West Sacramento, 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....
5 days ago
GPAC - Rancho Cordova, CA (14 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Job Description: We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
6 days ago
Bayside Animal Hospital - Granite Bay, CA (22 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Veterinarian - Licensed Full-time We are seeking an experienced associate veterinarian to join our fantastic, collaborative doctor team....
6 days ago
University of California Davis - Davis, CA (14 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
Implement preventive care programs; oversee clinical facilities; schedule animal procedures; provide instruction to veterinary students and residents; maintain long-term prescriptions, assist with animal...
6 days ago
Atlantic Street Pet Emergency Center - Roseville, CA (18 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
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7 days ago
Abel Pet Clinic - Elk Grove, CA (16 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
There is no on-call or emergency hours and with access to many specialists who are board-certified in fields such as Radiology, Ultrasonography, Orthopedic and Soft-Tissue Surgery, and Cardiology we...
7 days ago
Tempus Veterinary Recruitiment - Sacramento, CA 94203, CA (2 miles from West Sacramento, CA)
“You can be the veterinarian that you have always wanted to be!”...
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8 days ago Tempus Veterinary Recruitiment

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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 West Sacramento, CA

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

$109,090

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in West Sacramento, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in West Sacramento, 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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