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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Goldenview Veterinary Hospital - Golden, CO (21 miles from Denver, CO)
GoldenView Veterinary Hospital in Golden, CO is seeking a full-time associate veterinarian to join our family!...
2 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Englewood, CO (9 miles from Denver, CO)
VRCC is fully equipped with MRI, CT, ultrasound, and digital radiography....
1 day 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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12 hours ago WellHaven Pet Health - Park Avenue - Denver
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, CO (4 miles from Denver, CO)
As a Banfield veterinarian, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through: Salary range for this role is $78,254-125,982....
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8 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Altitude Animal Hospital - Littleton, CO (13 miles from Denver, CO)
We are looking for a full-time associate veterinarian. We predominantly see dogs and cats....
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1 day ago Altitude Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lakewood, CO (13 miles from Denver, CO)
As a Banfield veterinarian, we want you to take full advantage of work and play through: Salary range for this role is $78,254-125,982....
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8 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Animal Emergency & Specialty Center - Parker, CO (15 miles from Denver, CO)
Emergency Veterinarian - Denver, CO Animal Emergency & Specialty Center Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab....
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
Veterinary Center at Turnberry - Commerce City, CO (12 miles from Denver, CO)
Veterinary Center at Turnberry is looking for a third veterinarian to join our team. We are a family owned, full-service, small animal clinic in the northern suburbs of beautiful Denver, Colorado....
5 days ago
Park Animal Hospital and Wellness Center - Denver, CO
This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced veterinarian looking to expand their leadership skills and are interested in a mentorship role....
5 days ago
Denver Cat Hospital - Denver, CO
Preferred Education: DVM or equivalent Denver Cat Hospital is looking to hire an associate veterinarian!...
6 days ago
Dumb Friends League - Denver, CO
Work within and across other departments to effectively and efficiently coordinate animal care and execute quarantine of infectious disease animals....
7 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Parker, CO (15 miles from Denver, CO)
Animal Emergency & Specialty Center (AESC), a modern 10,000 sq foot emergency & specialty referral facility located 20 miles south of Denver in Parker, Colorado, is hiring an experienced emergency veterinarian...
8 days ago
Highlands Ranch Animal Clinic - Littleton, CO (11 miles from Denver, CO)
11 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...

Chicken Behaviour and Welfare
This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks...

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 (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational 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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