Veterinarian Jobs in West River, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Bowie, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
We provide comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care to dogs and cats as well as exotics such as birds, reptiles and rodents. Compassionate multi doctor practice?...
2 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bowie, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
We employ a full-time marketing and communications specialist to aid in referral management and to help you grow your clientele by fostering and supporting our relationships with our referring veterinarians...
4 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bowie, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
Their primary responsibility will be to receive transfers from the emergency veterinarians that require hospitalization....
5 days ago
Family Veterinary Clinic - Gambrills, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health and welfare,...
12 days ago
Greater Annapolis Veterinary Hospital - Annapolis, MD (10 miles from West River, MD)
Our clinic features electronic medical records, digital radiography, including digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser therapy, acupuncture, a state-of-the-art Surgi-vet surgical monitoring...
14 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bowie, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
Our facility is equipped with a fully integrated in-house laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, CT and MRI on-site, video endoscopy, cystoscopy, laparoscopy, fluoroscopy, climate-controlled oxygen...
21 days ago
United Veterinary Care - West River, MD
care Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree required State Veterinary Board License must be in good standing Dedication to long-term employment with our clinic Flexible work schedule DEA registration...
21 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Annapolis, MD (10 miles from West River, MD)
In addition to diagnostic and preventative services, our hospital is equipped with digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house labs, cold therapy laser, and ultrasound....
22 days ago
VetCor - Owings, MD (10 miles from West River, MD)
Chesapeake Animal Clinic, in Owings, MD, is excited to add a Veterinarian to our happy and welcoming team....
22 days ago
VetCor - College Park, MD (22 miles from West River, MD)
College Park Animal Hospital is looking for a passionate Veterinarian to join our growing practice....
22 days ago
Blue River PetCare - Crownsville, MD (13 miles from West River, MD)
We have an opening for you in Annapolis, Maryland if youre interested. But only if youre open to rocking out to your favorite 80s tunes in the treatment area (you can change the station if you ask...
25 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laurel, MD (24 miles from West River, MD)
state practice act and principles of veterinary medical ethics Leverage evidence-based medicine and continue pursuit of education to deliver quality patient care Devote yourself to the culture of preventive...
27 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glen Burnie, MD (22 miles from West River, MD)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - Glen Burnie, MD Sign-on & Relocation available!...
27 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Severn, MD (20 miles from West River, MD)
VCA Telegraph Road Animal Hospital located in Severn, Maryland is looking for an Associate Veterinarian who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team....
28 days ago
Vca - Severn, MD (20 miles from West River, MD)
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....
30+ 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...

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in West River, MD

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in West River, MD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.8%)
  • 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 West River, 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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