Veterinarian Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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 Medical Center of Lebanon, Inc. - Lebanon, PA (16 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Our AAHA accredited small animal hospital, that also sees some exotics, strives to practice fear free medicine....
1 day ago
Envigo - Denver, PA (15 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Responsibilities On a typical day, the Veterinarian will contribute to the Envigo team by: Fulfilling the role of Clinical Veterinarian for the Denver site and to support other sites upon request Developing...
5 days ago
Animal Hospital of Willow Street - Willow Street, PA (8 miles from Lancaster, PA)
New graduates as well as experienced veterinarians are encouraged to apply, and special interests are encouraged....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lancaster, PA
Competitive Salary and Sign-On/Relocation Incentive Available 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...
7 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Willow Street, PA (8 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Job Description Associate Veterinarian opening just outside of Lancaster Willow Run Veterinary Clinic located outside of Lancaster, Pennsylvania is looking for a fulltime Associate Veterinarian to joint...
8 days ago
Landisville Animal Hospital - Lancaster, PA
We offer an in house laboratory, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, endoscopy, cold laser therapy, and direct digital Xray and dental Xray....
11 days ago
The Vetting Zoo LLC - Palmyra, PA (20 miles from Lancaster, PA)
radiography - ECG capability - Doppler blood pressure measurement - Cold Laser Therapy (Summus) - TonoVet Tonometer HOUSE CALL SERVICES: We are one of the only veterinary hospitals in our region that...
River Hills Veterinary Hospital - Conestoga, PA (10 miles from Lancaster, PA)
part-time veterinarian for 2 doctor privately owned small animal practice in Conestoga, PA....
15 days ago
VetCor - Hershey, PA (21 miles from Lancaster, PA)
We see companion pets and exotics in our recently expanded and renovated space (we doubled the size of our hospital!)....
22 days ago
GPAC - Lancaster, PA
Their veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services in their veterinary clinic. They provide complete care for their patients....
22 days ago
The Vetting Zoo LLC - Palmyra, PA (20 miles from Lancaster, PA)
radiography - ECG capability - Doppler blood pressure measurement - Cold Laser Therapy (Summus) - TonoVet Tonometer HOUSE CALL SERVICES: We are one of the only veterinary hospitals in our region that...
24 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Womelsdorf, PA (22 miles from Lancaster, PA)
There are no rushed appointments or long waits to see our veterinarians, ensuring you have time to focus on Client Education and providing excellence of care....
24 days ago
Larkin Veterinary Center - West Lawn, PA (24 miles from Lancaster, PA)
comes first, whether it be dog, cat, or exotic pet....
24 days ago
Animal Health Care of Myerstown - Myerstown, PA (21 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Details Posted: 23-Dec-21 Location: Myerstown, Pennsylvania Type: Part Time or Full Time Preferred Education: DVM or equivalent Salary: $100-$150,000+ using Pro-sal Categories: Private Practice...
28 days ago
Columbia Animal Shelter - Columbia, PA (8 miles from Lancaster, PA)
The Veterinarian is responsible for overseeing medical and surgical care of animals in the shelter to maximize animal placement of adoptable animals....
29 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 Lancaster, PA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Lancaster, PA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.8%)
  • High School or GED (18.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • 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 Lancaster, PA
  • 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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