Veterinarian Jobs in La Porte, 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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Red Bluff Animal Hospital - Pasadena, TX (6 miles from La Porte, TX)
We will provide digital radiography, digital dental radiography, in-house lab equipment, cytology/microscopy, ECG, and ultrasonography. Our new building is expected to be completed by March 2019....
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2 days ago
Clear Lake City Veterinary Clinic - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Require confidence and proficiency in dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine....
1 day ago
United Veterinary Care - Pearland, TX (16 miles from La Porte, TX)
Shadow Creek Veterinary Clinic is a small animal general practice looking to add a fourth doctor. We see a good mixture of wellness visits, medicine cases, and offer routine surgical and dental...
17 hours ago
Marina Bay Animal Hospital - League City, TX (12 miles from La Porte, TX)
We offer digital radiography, dental radiography, ultrasonography and a full in-house laboratory using Idexx equipment. In 2017, we proudly joined the Lakefield Veterinary Group Family. Dr....
16 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Education: DVM or equivalent South Belt Animal Hospital located in Houston, TX is looking for an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!...
3 hours ago
Parkwood Animal Hospital - Friendswood, TX (14 miles from La Porte, TX)
Helen Stehouwer, DVM ... ... wk Client communication/bonding skills Surgical skills: Routine surgeries and the willingness to learn if not experienced with Oral dental surgery, Soft tissue surgery (...
23 hours ago
Houston Methodist - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Provides oversight and guidance to the technical veterinary personnel and animal care staff....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
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...
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National Veterinary Associates - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
You must meet the minimum requirements of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD), License to practice veterinary medicine in Texas, and DEA license. Addit...
16 hours ago
Vergi 24/7 - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Is this why you became a veterinarian? In these times of rising veterinary suicide rates, compassion fatigue, mounting school loans, negative work-life balance, why did you become a veterinarian?...
5 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
North Channel Animal Hospital is growing and looking to add a 4th Veterinarian to our awesome team!...
1 day ago
Memorial-610 Hospital for Animals - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Working alongside our seasoned ABVP Board Certified veterinarians, you will have access to superior equipment in a friendly, family-focused environment....
23 hours ago
Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Related experience with animal care and surgical techniques....
1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Houston, TX (19 miles from La Porte, TX)
Surgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Rehabilitation and Fitness, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Allergy, Avian and Exotics...
19 hours ago
Pearland Pet Health Center - Pearland, TX (16 miles from La Porte, TX)
A core belief that veterinarians should be able to pursue their passion for exceptional animal care without sacrificing a healthy work-life balance....
17 hours 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 La Porte, TX

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in La Porte, TX offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational 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 La Porte, 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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