Veterinarian Jobs in Waterford, 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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Veterinary Practice Partners - East Hampton, NY (23 miles from Waterford, CT)
In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, and echocardiogram....
6 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - East Hampton, NY (23 miles from Waterford, CT)
In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, and echocardiogram....
10 days ago
GPAC - Lisbon, CT (18 miles from Waterford, CT)
One of the area's most reputable, highly desired, and established practices are looking for a full-time Veterinarian....
15 days ago
Vetcor - Chester, CT (16 miles from Waterford, CT)
So glad you stopped by! Are you looking for: A team of exceptional Veterinary Professionals who are committed to medical excellence in a warm and friendly environment Interesting, diverse and...
30+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Groton, CT (6 miles from Waterford, CT)
Our hospital is fully equipped with an in house lab, digital radiography, a new ultrasound machine, lift exam tables with a scale in every exam room, an oxygen cage, and equipment for orthopedic and...
90+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Waterford, CT
We are seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our team!...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Waterford, CT

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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 Waterford, CT

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

$105,380

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Waterford, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.1%)
  • High School or GED (19.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Waterford, 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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