Veterinarian Jobs in Bristol, CT

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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Connecticut Veterinary Center, Inc. - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Bristol, CT)
How about, highest average salary for Veterinarians, top ten Best Cities, top rated schools, prizewinning Arts & Entertainment, clients who want to treat their pets like family....
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2 days ago
Advanced Veterinary Care - Farmington, CT (6 miles from Bristol, CT)
; ---willingness to learn/treat exotic pets is essential!...
1 day ago
Vetco Clinics - Newington, CT (10 miles from Bristol, CT)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Torrington, CT (14 miles from Bristol, CT)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
3 days ago
Connecticut Veterinary Center, Inc. - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Bristol, CT)
Empowerment, Work Life Balance, Good Equipment, Great Place to Live, No On-call, Mentorship, Talented Support Staff, Paid Well, Ownership Potential. Feel Valued, Flexible Work Schedule. Any...
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4 days ago
Spring Glen Veterinary Clinic - Hamden, CT (22 miles from Bristol, CT)
We are looking for a second full time veterinarian for our growing small animal practice. New doctors are welcome but must be open to expanding the scope of your knowledge....
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6 days ago Spring Glen Veterinary Clinic
VCA Cromwell Animal Hospital - Cromwell, CT (15 miles from Bristol, CT)
Are you a Veterinarian? Were hiring for a doctor at VCA Cromwell Animal Hospital!!...
6 days ago
Pet Loss At Home Euthanasia Service - Hartford, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
"Thank-you" for being a great veterinarian. Please email interest level and questions to: ... or call/text ......
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Manchester, CT (22 miles from Bristol, CT)
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....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hartford, CT (17 miles from Bristol, CT)
Feline, Exotic/Avian Category: Private Practice Preferred Education: DVM or equivalent Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Up to $40K sign-on incentives available Banfield aspires to be a practice where...
8 days ago
Connecticut Veterinary Center, Inc. - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Bristol, CT)
Empowerment, Work Life Balance, Student Loan Assistance, Good Equipment, Rated Best Place to Live, No On-call, Mentorship, Talented Support Staff, Paid Well, Ownership Potential. Feel Valued,...
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9 days ago
Yale University - Bethany, CT (17 miles from Bristol, CT)
Job Requirements: A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Connecticut Skilled in general medicine, routine surgery and dentistry Commitment to ongoing...
9 days ago
Winsted Hospital For Animals - Barkhamsted, CT (17 miles from Bristol, CT)
Winsted Hospital for Animals has an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic veterinarian to join our small animal hospital....
12 days ago
Yalesville Veterinary Hospital c/o Burzenski & Company, P.C. - Yalesville, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
Job Requirements * A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university. * Licensure in good standing and eligibility to practice Veterinary Medicine in...
12 days ago
Vetcor - Barkhamsted, CT (17 miles from Bristol, CT)
Winsted Hospital for Animals has an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic veterinarian to join our small animal hospital....
13 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...

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...

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 Bristol, CT

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

$105,380

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Bristol, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Bristol, CT
  • 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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