Veterinarian Jobs in Mcallen, 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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Nolana Animal Hospital - McAllen, TX
We are seeking a veterinarian interested in a primarily surgical caseload to join our team of seasoned, supportive colleagues. Our caseload provides excellent earning opportunities....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - McAllen, TX
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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9 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - McAllen, 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...
13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - McAllen, 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...
13 days ago
Palm Valley Animal Society - Edinburg, TX (7 miles from Mcallen, TX)
Ensures best practices are in place regarding animal health and care Through continuing education, stays current on new trends, protocols, and opportunities to improve animal care, surgical protocols...
16 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Edinburg, TX (7 miles from Mcallen, TX)
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A PART-TIME RELIEF VETERINARIAN Doctor of veterinary medicine Great customer service skills Are you comfortable working in front of people?...
19 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Edinburg, TX (7 miles from Mcallen, 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...
19 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Mission, TX (12 miles from Mcallen, 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...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Mcallen, TX

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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...

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...

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...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Mcallen, TX

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

$108,760

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Mcallen, 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 Mcallen, 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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