Veterinarian Jobs in Decatur, TX

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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Join the New Team in DFW & Receive up to $60k Sign-on!...
15 hours ago
Southridge Animal Hospital - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
This is an ideal position for experienced veterinarians and new graduates alike....
3 days ago
Wise County Animal Clinic - Decatur, TX
We have up-to-date equipment that includes: digital radiography, ultrasound, Idexx complete in-house lab, and cold laser. We are located just 45 minutes from DFW!...
6 days ago
Southern Veterinary Partners - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
In addition to our patient care services such as wellness exams and preventative care, we also offer ultrasonography, Co2 laser therapy, orthopaedic surgery as well as partnering with Denton Animal...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
Experience, Education and/or Training Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required. License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board....
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10 days ago
Southern Veterinary Partners - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
In addition to our patient care services such as wellness exams and preventative care, we also offer ultrasonography, Co2 laser therapy, orthopaedic surgery as well as partnering with Denton Animal...
21 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Denton, TX (21 miles from Decatur, TX)
Contract /Part time work - Flexible schedule pick and choose your shift Job Requirements Include: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine state license in good standing Knowledge of vaccine protocols, heartworm...
24 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...

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...

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 Decatur, TX

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

$120,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Decatur, TX 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 Decatur, TX
  • 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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