Veterinarian Jobs in New Haven, 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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Home Veterinary Services, LLC - Trumbull, CT (14 miles from New Haven, CT)
Looking for the right candidate to join our team in a busy, privately owned, 2 and 1/2 doctor practice in Fairfield County. Trumbull is a great place to live and work. We practice quality...
1 day ago
Spring Glen Veterinary Clinic - Hamden, CT (3 miles from New Haven, 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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3 days ago Spring Glen Veterinary Clinic
Community Veterinary Clinic - Fairfield, CT (20 miles from New Haven, CT)
This Full-time Dad and veterinarian is looking for another Full-time veterinarian....
4 days ago
Guilford Veterinary Hospital - Guilford, CT (12 miles from New Haven, CT)
Practice in a clean, friendly environment that includes a dental suite complete with digital radiography, full in house laboratory, ultrasound, endoscopy, laser therapy and a chemotherapy hood....
4 days ago
Fairfield Equine Associates - Newtown, CT (21 miles from New Haven, CT)
A senior veterinarian will be available as back-up for consultation and assistance at all times....
4 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Naugatuck, CT (13 miles from New Haven, CT)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
5 days ago
Apple Valley Veterinarians LLC - Southington, CT (20 miles from New Haven, CT)
Tired of corporate practice? or maybe you are a recent graduate who feels that you are not being properly mentored- We are a two doctor dog and cat hospital located in central Connecticut seeking...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Waterbury, CT (18 miles from New Haven, CT)
Banfield Pet Hospital is hiring Veterinarians! Up to $100k sign-on bonus! Are you looking to flourish in an environment that emphasizes personal and professional growth?...
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9 days ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Aristokatz - Fairfield, CT (20 miles from New Haven, CT)
Are you a cat-loving Veterinarian? Would you enjoy working in a small yet growing feline-only Vet Hospital with friendly co-workers who have each others backs, and adoring clients?...
10 days ago
Ridgehill Animal Hospital, PC - North Haven, CT (6 miles from New Haven, CT)
This is a great opportunity for an experienced or a new graduate veterinarian to join our collaborative team....
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13 days ago Ridgehill Animal Hospital, PC
VetCor - Kensington, CT (21 miles from New Haven, CT)
Animal Hospital of Berlin in Kensington, CT, is looking for a veterinarian to replace a doctor who is transferring to a different location within our practice group....
14 days ago
Schulhof Animal Hospital, LLC - Westport, CT (24 miles from New Haven, CT)
What We Are Looking For Schulhof Animal Hospital is looking for 2-3 veterinarians, in a combination of both full and part-time, who are interested in learning how to balance their desire to please clients...
16 days ago
Community Veterinary Partners - Shelton, CT (10 miles from New Haven, CT)
The CVP Hospital Investment Program (CHIP) provides Lead Veterinarians and select Associate Veterinarians and Practice Managers with opportunities to invest in the community they are helping to build...
21 days ago
Veterinary Wellness Center of New Haven - New Haven, CT
***SIGN ON BONUS***The Veterinary Wellness Center of New Haven is looking for a Veterinarian to join our team!...
22 days ago
CareVet Health - Milford, CT (9 miles from New Haven, CT)
As a part of our Veterinarian focused culture, CareVet offers: Custom Compensation packages, tailored to the needs of the veterinarian Signing and Relocation Bonuses A Robust Benefits Package including...
25 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 New Haven, CT

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in New Haven, CT 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 New Haven, 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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