Veterinarian Jobs in District Heights, MD

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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U.S. Army Medical Command - Andrews Air Force Base, MD (3 miles from District Heights, MD)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association...
1 day ago
Vetco Clinics - Bowie, MD (12 miles from District Heights, MD)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
1 day ago
Vetco Clinics - Lanham, MD (8 miles from District Heights, MD)
Job Requirements Include : Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm and intestinal parasite diseases and parasite prevention products Excellent...
1 day ago
Great Falls, VA (24 miles from District Heights, MD)
The right candidate will have a strong interest in medicine, be client-oriented, have strong client education skills, and be a team player....
1 day ago
Rockville, MD (21 miles from District Heights, MD)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university....
1 day ago
PetER - Columbia - Columbia, MD (24 miles from District Heights, MD)
: 9821 is interested in adding an Emergency Veterinarian to its team at our Columbia location....
1 day ago
U.S. Army Medical Command - Andrews AFB, MD (3 miles from District Heights, MD)
Minimum Qualifications: Possess a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited...
1 day ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Springfield, VA (21 miles from District Heights, MD)
Ira Gordon and Pamela White.Skills And QualificationsA Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university....
2 hours ago
The Humane Society of Charles County, Inc - Waldorf, MD (16 miles from District Heights, MD)
Leadership is willing and able to fundraise for any additional equipment requested by the veterinarian....
1 day ago
Ballston Animal Hospital - Arlington, VA (13 miles from District Heights, MD)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) License in good standing in Virginia Preferred Qualifications: Experience with ImproMed software is preferred, but not required...
Dogs and Cats Veterinary Referral & Emergency - Washington, DC (8 miles from District Heights, MD)
: 7370 is seeking full-time Emergency veterinarians to join our growing hospital team....
1 day ago
Humane Rescue Alliance - Washington, DC (8 miles from District Heights, MD)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an accredited college or university. Experience in shelter medicine, community medicine, and/or HQHVSN preferred but not required....
Caring Hands Animal Hospital - Rockville, MD (21 miles from District Heights, MD)
of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or related degree from an accredited university....
3 days ago
Arlington, VA (11 miles from District Heights, MD)
Email No Thanks Job Details Company Overview One of the area's most reputable, highly desired and established practices is looking for a full time Veterinarian....
3 days ago
Community Veterinary Partners - Great Falls, VA (24 miles from District Heights, MD)
The right candidate will have a strong interest in medicine, be client-oriented, have strong client education skills, and be a team player....
3 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 District Heights, MD

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in District Heights, MD as reported by the BLS.

$137,940

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in District Heights, MD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.8%)
  • High School or GED (18.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • 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 District Heights, MD
  • 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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