Veterinarian Jobs in Denver, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Parker, CO (15 miles from Denver, CO)
Job Description Are you an Internist who wants to join a modern and forward-thinking Emergency & Specialty hospital near the beautiful Colorado Rockies? Do you want to work in a hospital where...
17 hours ago
WellHaven Pet Health - Park Avenue - Denver - Denver, CO (7 miles from Denver, CO)
We are seeking a veterinarian to engage in a practice life with a fulfilling environment. As a doctor, you will be working alongside a team with a collaborative relationship....
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6 hours ago WellHaven Pet Health - Park Avenue - Denver
The Vet's Animal Hospital - Denver, CO (12 miles from Denver, CO)
We have well trained techs to support the veterinarian. We provide preventative and medical care, surgical care and dental services....
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1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Westminster, CO (14 miles from Denver, CO)
Adams County Animal Hospital is looking for a Veterinarian to join our 3 doctor practice located in Westminster, Colorado....
1 day ago
Suveto - Westminster, CO (14 miles from Denver, CO)
SUVETO VETERINARY HEALTH We are part of an innovative network of hospitals that are owned and operated by the veterinarians working in each hospital....
1 day ago
Western Veterinary Partners - Denver, CO
VetCare Animal Hospital, a fast-paced small animal/exotics practice in Denver, is seeking a full-time or part-time veterinarian to join our team!...
1 day ago
ROCKY MTN SMALL ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Highlands Ranch, CO (13 miles from Denver, CO)
We are a Five doctor state of the art AAHA certified Animal Hospital located in beautiful Highlands Ranch, which is a suburb south of Denver. We have 5 exam rooms, 2 surgical suites, a dedicated...
13 hours ago
Liberty Animal Hospital - Westminster, CO (16 miles from Denver, CO)
Liberty Animal Hospital, an AAHA accredited full-service small animal veterinary hospital in Westminster, Colorado, is currently seeking a full-time or part-time Associate Veterinarian, General Medicine...
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3 days ago Liberty Animal Hospital
Colorado Equine Clinic - Littleton, CO (18 miles from Denver, CO)
Colorado Equine & Small Animal Clinic is a progressive and technologically updated practice offering all the bells and whistles one could ask for; digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house...
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4 days ago Colorado Equine Clinic
PHM Brands - Denver, CO
QUALIFICATIONS: Must be a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with at least two (2) years of work experience and/or training Minimum of 2 years as a Veteran in a clinical environment Knowledge of animal health...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Arvada, CO (14 miles from Denver, CO)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Up to $50k sign-on bonus!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Superior, CO (24 miles from Denver, CO)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Up to $50K sign-on bonus!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Parker, CO (15 miles from Denver, CO)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Up to $50k sign-on bonus!...
6 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Wheat Ridge, CO (15 miles from Denver, CO)
Job Information Ethos Veterinary Health Veterinarian Primary Care - GP Full-Time position in Wheat Ridge, Colorado Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital ( is looking to add a General Practice doctor for our existing...
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Denver, CO
with everything for all types of soft tissue surgery Visiting board Certified Surgeon, Cardiologist, Radiologist, for onsite referral and consultation Multiple nearby referral hospitals for Internal...
6 days ago

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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 Denver, CO

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Denver, CO as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Denver, CO offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (18.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.1%)
  • 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 Denver, 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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