Veterinarian Jobs in Northbrook, IL

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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Wolf Animal Hospital - Libertyville, IL (12 miles from Northbrook, IL)
We currently employee three full time veterinarians and fourteen support staff....
2 days ago
Hillchester Animal Hospital - Hillside, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Be an empathetic and competent communicator Have a compassionate heart Have an affinity for wellness and preventative care Show proficiency in routine soft tissue surgeries and dentistry *Generous sign...
2 days ago
Hyde Park Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Complete care for dogs, cats, exotic pets including small mammals and reptiles....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mount Prospect, IL (5 miles from Northbrook, IL)
care and Optimum Wellness Plans Adopt and positively impact new veterinary standards and guidelines Deliver medical and surgical treatments with formulary approved pharmaceuticals, supplies, and equipment...
17 hours ago
Chicago Exotics Animal Hospital - Skokie, IL (8 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Full or Part time Exotic and Avian Veterinarian Chicago Exotics Animal Hospital Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
1 day ago
North Avenue Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Our hospital is a full service medical, dental and surgical facility with all the progressive equipment including digital radiography, digital dental radiography, anesthetic monitoring, ultrasound,...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Skokie, IL (8 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - Ask about our sign on bonus!...
1 day ago
Lincolnshire Animal Hospital - Lincolnshire, IL (6 miles from Northbrook, IL)
We utilize Digital radiology, Ultrasound and Echocardiography We stress a fear free environment and pain management with cold laser therapy, intra op Nocita along with recommendations for pre appointment...
2 days ago
Glencoe Animal Hospital - Northbrook, IL
Glencoe Animal Hospital, located on Chicago's affluent North Shore, seeks a full associate veterinarian with experience to join our team and serve our loyal client base....
2 days ago
Hoffman Estates Animal Hospital - Barrington, IL (16 miles from Northbrook, IL)
We pride ourselves on our excellent patient care, comprehensive client education, and our long-lasting relationships with our clients....
2 days ago
PETCO - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school or its equivalent Active licensure as a veterinarian without contingencies in the state in which the hospitalis located or ability...
1 day ago
BluePearl - Northfield, IL (4 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Veterinarian - Ophthalmology Northfield Illinois Veterinarian Opening Statement BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Chicago, Illinois has an opportunity for a Board Certified Veterinarian - Ophthalmologist...
1 day ago
Companion Animal Hospital Partners, LLC - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Associate Veterinarian Wicker Park Chicago We take a Fear Free approach We foster growth & development throughout your Veterinary career By joining us, your passion is matched with excellent benefits...
20 hours ago
City Of Chicago - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
WHO WE NEED: We are looking for a talented, friendly and energetic Emergency Veterinarian to join the VEG family in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago!...
1 day ago
Fox Animal Hospital - Evanston, IL (8 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Fox Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time Associate Veterinarian to join our busy and well-established, three doctor animal hospital in beautiful Evanston, Illinois....
1 day 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 Northbrook, IL

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Northbrook, IL 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 Northbrook, IL
  • 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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