Veterinarian Jobs in Lorton, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Clifton, VA (11 miles from Lorton, VA)
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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1 day ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Vienna, VA (15 miles from Lorton, VA)
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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1 day ago Banfield Pet Hospital
VCA Antech, Inc. - Lake Ridge, VA (5 miles from Lorton, VA)
Our well-equipped 24/7 hospital is growing and currently boasts a team of 15 veterinarians, 9 Licensed veterinary technicians and 30 members of our support team....
23 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Fairfax, VA (19 miles from Lorton, VA)
Digital radiography and ultrasonography available in-house. Multi-parameter monitors that can provide clinicians with continuous ECG, pulse oximetry, capnography, and blood pressure....
18 hours ago
U.S. Army Medical Command - Quantico, VA (14 miles from Lorton, VA)
Minimum Qualifications: Possess a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited...
2 days ago
U.S. Army Medical Command - Quantico, VA (14 miles from Lorton, VA)
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: Possess a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, i.e., Veterinary Medical Doctor (VMD), obtained at a school or college of veterinary...
2 days ago
Dupont Veterinary Clinic - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
You would join a team of 4 full-time veterinarians, with varying years of experience (3-20+ years)....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bethesda, MD (21 miles from Lorton, VA)
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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1 day ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Community Veterinary Partners - Woodbridge, VA (4 miles from Lorton, VA)
Crossroads Animal Care Center is a well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care for dogs, cats, birds, pocket pets and exotic...
2 days ago
Union Vet Clinic - Washington, DC (20 miles from Lorton, VA)
Full time veterinarian wanted for a busy small animal practice (no exotics)....
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3 days ago
Regional Veterinary Referral Center - Springfield, VA (8 miles from Lorton, VA)
In addition to our specialties, our center houses an I-131 treatment center (Radiocat), ultrasound, digital radiography, linear accelerator, CT and an MRI unit....
3 days ago
Dogs Cats Company - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
If you are looking to join a talented, supportive, and passionate team of veterinarians and support staff, look no further!...
3 days ago
Union Veterinary Clinic - Washington, DC (17 miles from Lorton, VA)
Union Vet is looking to add a seventh (full time or part time) doctor to our fantastic team of six veterinarians as we rapidly grow into our newly constructed addition!...
3 days ago
DR E JOHN SCHRENZEL P C - Alexandria, VA (12 miles from Lorton, VA)
Associate Veterinarian wanted for well-established small animal hospital located in Alexandria, VA....
3 days ago
NVA - Vienna, VA (15 miles from Lorton, VA)
Associate Veterinarian Needed in Northern Virginia! The Vienna Animal Hospital is looking to hire a new full time veterinarian....
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4 days ago NVA

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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 Lorton, VA

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

$137,940

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Lorton, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (19.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.2%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Lorton, VA
  • 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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