Veterinarian Jobs in Harrisonburg, VA

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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General Practice Veterinarian - Staunton, VA

  • Augusta Valley Animal Hospital
  • Staunton, VA
  • 30+ days ago

Click here for more information on this hospital: Qualifications A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university....

Small Animal Private Practice Veterinarian in Shenandoah Valley of Virginia

  • Green Meadows Veterinary Service
  • Elkton, VA
  • 30+ days ago

Our practice offers dental and conventional digital radiography, premium IM3 high speed dental equipment, new high quality Samsung ultrasound, and Companion laser therapy....

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

Approach to hemorrhagic shock in small animals (veterinary)
This course will cover the basic and advanced aspects of hemorrhagic shock with emphasis on traumatic etiology. In addition, it will provide an in-depth overview of an up-to-date approach to...

Canine (and Feline) Rehabilitation for Spinal Injury/Surgery
Learn how to safely and effectively rehabilitate your pet from home. This course will help save pet owners some money in helping man's best friend (or a cat) get rehabilitated and back to normal...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Harrisonburg, VA

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Harrisonburg, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (31.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.9%)
  • High School or GED (17.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (1.8%)
  • Some College (1.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Harrisonburg, VA
  • 1-2 years (25.8%)
  • None (19.4%)
  • 4-6 years (16.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (10.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 10+ years (8.2%)
  • 6-8 years (7.1%)
  • 8-10 years (3.4%)

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