Veterinarian Jobs in Texas

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 - Little Elm, 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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Bayou City Veterinary Hospital - Houston, TX
We are looking for veterinarians with at least 2 years of experience who are interested in full time work, including regular but infrequent Saturdays. Doctors never work Holidays....
2 days ago
PetWell Partners - Wylie, TX
Offer both dental and whole-body digital radiography and ultrasound. Job Description We are seeking an Associate Veterinarian who shares our passion for pets and their families....
2 days ago
PetWell Partners - Magnolia, TX
Qualifications You must meet the minimum requirements of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Active Texas License or ability to acquire one, and DEA License....
2 days ago
PetWell Partners - Bedford, TX
At our hospitals, our Veterinarians make decisions about medicine and treatment choices....
2 days ago
Elgin Veterinary Hospital - Elgin, TX
SunIRef:Veterinary Elgin Veterinary Hospital has an immediate opening for an Associate Equine Veterinary Surgeon or residency trained clinician to join our team!! Nationally renowned equine...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Austin, 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...
20 hours ago
Bay Breeze Animal Clinic - Rockport, TX
Our facility has in house cbc, coag, chemistry,endocrine testing, digital radiography and digital dental radiography. We have an oncura ultrasound with the capability to do full cardiac work ups....
1 day ago
Harris County - Houston, TX
pets against rabies and other disease, implants microchips and performs other veterinary medical procedures Provides excellent customer service and care to clients Works and communicates with other veterinarians...
6 hours ago
PetCo - Dallas, TX
Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school or its equivalent 1-3 years minimum of clinical veterinary experience Experience mentoring and coaching veterinarians preferred Active...
6 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Lake Worth, TX
We also perform soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, chemotherapy, cold laser therapy, and hospitalization....
6 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Stafford, 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...
5 hours ago
Harris County - Houston, TX
Preferences Managerial/supervisory experience Shelter experience Knowledge of Chameleon animal care and Crystal Report writing software General Information LOCATION: Houston (Canino Office) HOURS: 40...
2 days ago
Animal Medical Center Copperas Cove - Copperas Cove, TX
Our equipment consists of dental radiography, digital radiography, a newly renovated dental suite, ultrasound, CT machine, orthopedic equipment, endoscopy equipment, in-house laboratory facility and...
2 days ago
Petco - Highland Village, TX
Education/Experience: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an AVMA-accredited veterinary school or its equivalent Active licensure as a veterinarian without contingencies in the state in which...
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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 Texas

This is the average annual salary for Veterinarian jobs in Texas as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Texas offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • 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 Texas
  • 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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