Veterinarian Jobs in Poquoson, 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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Pine Meadow Veterinary Hospital - Yorktown, VA (12 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Passion for veterinary medicine and surgery...
1 day ago
Vetco Clinics - Newport News, VA (9 miles from Poquoson, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
23 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Hampton, VA (9 miles from Poquoson, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
23 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Suffolk, VA (21 miles from Poquoson, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
23 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Williamsburg, VA (23 miles from Poquoson, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
23 hours ago
Vetco Clinics - Gloucester, VA (23 miles from Poquoson, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
23 hours ago
Harborview Animal Hospital - Suffolk, VA (21 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Blessed by the beach! Come work with us a we build our brand new, state of the art, friendly, small animal hospital, Harborview Animal Hospital, in Suffolk, Virginia with lots to do and a small...
9 days ago
East Beach Veterinary Care and Housecalls, LLC - Norfolk, VA (20 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Requirements: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in Virginia Professional comportment and appearance, with...
9 days ago
Nansemond Veterinary Clinic - Suffolk, VA (21 miles from Poquoson, VA)
AAHA-certified and Low-Stress Handling-certified 3 doctor practice in Suffolk, VA looking for part-time small animal veterinarian....
9 days ago
Newport News, VA (9 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Beach Area Veterinarian Needed VetNetAmerica - Employment Services Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
12 days ago
Armistead Avenue Veterinary Hospital - Hampton, VA (5 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Relief veterinarian wanted to work Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday mornings. Would possibly be flexible for other days....
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13 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Miles, VA (19 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Job Description: VCA University Vet Clinic is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our friendly, AAHA certified practice located in Fairfax, VA, 25 miles outside of Washington, D.C....
16 days ago
Armistead Avenue Veterinary Hospital - Hampton, VA (9 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Relief veterinarian wanted to work Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday mornings. Would possibly be flexible for other days....
23 days ago
Community Veterinary Partners - Yorktown, VA (12 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Small Animal & Exotics Veterinarian Yorktown VA w/ sign-on Community Veterinary Partners Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
24 days ago
CareVet - Williamsburg, VA (23 miles from Poquoson, VA)
Terry DeWitt Five exam rooms with dedicated surgery and radiology suites Open treatment area with many treatment stations We treat both small animals and exotics, including animals from Busch Gardens...
29 days 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 Poquoson, VA

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

$116,080

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Poquoson, VA 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 Poquoson, 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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