Veterinarian Jobs in Southport, NC

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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Brunswick Animal Hospital - Supply, NC (17 miles from Southport, NC)
Requirements: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Professional comportment and appearance,...
23 hours ago
Paws Claws Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
Paws & Claws Animal Hospital practices high quality, proactive medicine, and our customer service oriented team is committed to providing the best in patient care and client education....
4 days ago
Southern Veterinary Partners - Southport, NC
Requirements Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Professional demeanor and appearance, with...
4 days ago
Southport Animal Hospital - Southport, NC
Requirements Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of North Carolina Professional demeanor and appearance, with...
9 days ago
Four Paws Veterinary Hospital - Southport, NC
In house blood machines, digital radiography, in house telemed ultrasound/echo. Close knit, family like staff with very little turn over....
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
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....
10 days ago
Paws & Claws Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (20 miles from Southport, NC)
Paws & Claws Animal Hospital practices high quality, proactive medicine, and our customer service oriented team is committed to providing the best in patient care and client education....
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10 days ago
College Road Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
Looking for an Enthusiastic Full Time Veterinarian SEEKING ENTHUSIASTIC ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN with great communication skills for busy, seven doctor, two location practice....
10 days ago
Four Paws Veterinary Hospital - Southport, NC
In house blood machines, digital radiography, in house telemed ultrasound and echo. Connections working at Four Paws Veterinary Hospital...
11 days ago
College Road Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (13 miles from Southport, NC)
Looking for an Enthusiastic Full Time Veterinarian SEEKING ENTHUSIASTIC ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN with great communication skills for busy, seven doctor, two location practice....
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12 days ago
Paws & Claws Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
Paws & Claws Animal Hospital practices high quality, proactive medicine, and our customer service oriented team is committed to providing the best in patient care and client education....
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
Description: 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...
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17 days ago
Porters Neck Veterinary Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
We are a high quality, busy, and progressive 4 doctor small animal hospital located in Wilmington, NC. We are seeking a customer service oriented associate with strong practical, diagnostic, and...
24 days ago
College Road Animal Hospital - Wilmington, NC (21 miles from Southport, NC)
Looking for an Enthusiastic Full Time Veterinarian SEEKING ENTHUSIASTIC ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN with great communication skills for busy, six doctor, two location practice....
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...

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 Southport, NC

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

$104,230

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Southport, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (19.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • 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 Southport, NC
  • 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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