Veterinarian Jobs in Basalt, CO

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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Mountain Animal Hospital Center - Eagle, CO (15 miles from Basalt, CO)
Our newly designed practice features four exam rooms, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, a dental suite, surgical suite, central treatment area with a full in house laboratory....
5 days ago
GPAC - Aspen, CO (14 miles from Basalt, CO)
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
Alpine Animal Hospital - Carbondale, CO (22 miles from Basalt, CO)
Our top candidate will be a licensed veterinarian in Colorado (or the ability to be so) and have at least 3 years experience - including a solid comfort level in providing routine surgeries....
30+ days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Basalt, CO
The practice is well-equipped with an in-house laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasonography and a blood bank....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Basalt, CO

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Basalt, CO offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • 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 Basalt, CO
  • 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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