Veterinarian Jobs in Shelton, 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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Urgent Care Veterinarian Role, Danbury, CT

  • Prospect Health
  • Danbury, CT
  • 2 days ago

Key Duties Full-Time Veterinary Care High Quality Small and Senior Animal Medicine - comprehensive wellness and preventive care Surgery including spays/neuters and more Dentistry Diagnostics Internal...

Veterinarian

  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • Norwalk, CT
  • 9 days ago

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where, as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary medicine....

Urgent Care Veterinarian - $25k Sign-On Bonus - Danbury, CT

  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Danbury, CT
  • 10 days ago

VCA Northside Veterinary Hospital located in Danbury, Connecticut, is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our small animal practice....

Associate Veterinarian - Sign-On - , Ct

  • Vca Animal Hospitals
  • New Haven, CT
  • 11 days ago

Jobs Associate Veterinarian - $25k Sign-on Bonus - Cheshire, CT at VCA Animal Hospitals, Inc....

Relief Dvm

  • Vca Animal Hospitals
  • New Haven, CT
  • 11 days ago

Apply Now Job Description: Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our team....

Externship- Shore Haven Veterinary Hospital

  • Shore Haven Veterinary Hospital
  • East Haven, CT
  • 11 days ago

During your externship, you can expect to actively participate in cases and further your development towards becoming a veterinarian....

Externship- Quarry Ridge Animal Hospital

  • Quarry Ridge Animal Hospital
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • 11 days ago

Among our doctors various interests, they have a special focus on acupuncture, exotics, surgery, and ultrasonography....

Overview Noah's Ark Animal Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut is looking for a Veterinarian to join our team! Either a Part-Time or Full Time opportunity is available....

Our hospital is fully equipped with digital radiography, dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser, acupuncture equipment, LigaSure, and an in-house Idexx lab....

Our practice is a 2006 Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Merit Award winner and is well equipped with an in house Idexx lab, digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy, isolation ward, procedures...

Veterinarian

  • River Valley Veterinary Hospital
  • Derby, CT
  • 16 days ago

Two additional Associate Veterinarian positions have been created to join our already excellent and expanding veterinary care team....

Emergency Veterinarian Relief

  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Shelton, CT
  • 16 days ago

We are seeking an experienced Emergency Veterinarian as relief to join our team....

Emergency Veterinarian

  • VCA Animal Hospitals
  • Shelton, CT
  • 16 days ago

VCA Shoreline Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center is seeking an experienced Emergency Veterinarian to work at our 24-hour emergency/multi-specialty practice in Shelton, Connecticut....

Associate Veterinarian

  • Shore Haven Veterinary Hospital
  • East Haven, CT
  • 18 days ago

Educate clients on the importance of vaccinations, heartworm treatments, flea and tick treatments and other aspects of preventive care. Requirements Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree....

Veterinarian

  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • North Haven, CT
  • 18 days ago

Up to $75,000 Sign-on Bonus available Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where, as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the...

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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 study...

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 Shelton, CT

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Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Shelton, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (17.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (1.8%)
  • Some College (1.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Shelton, CT
  • 1-2 years (25.8%)
  • None (19.4%)
  • 4-6 years (16.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (10.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 10+ years (8.2%)
  • 6-8 years (7.1%)
  • 8-10 years (3.4%)

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