Veterinarian Jobs in Suffolk, 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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Hickory Veterinary Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Virginia Professional demeanor and appearance, with excellent interpersonal...
2 days ago
Deer Park Animal Hospital/PADS - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Companion animal veterinarian sought to perform dentistry and surgery-only procedures in our expanding practice in Newport News, VA. Recent graduates welcome....
2 days ago
Western Branch Veterinary Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Our veterinarians work flexible schedules with every weekend off....
2 days ago
Hickory Veterinary Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of Virginia Professional demeanor and appearance, with excellent interpersonal...
6 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
7 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Suffolk, VA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
7 days ago
Western Branch Veterinary Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Our veterinarians work flexible schedules with every weekend off....
8 days ago
GPAC - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Job Description: We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
13 days ago
GPAC - Hampton, VA (11 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Job Description: We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
13 days ago
GPAC - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
We are currently partnering with a regional general practice veterinary service provider that is in need of a qualified Veterinarian....
13 days ago
Armistead Avenue Veterinary Hospital - Hampton, VA (16 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Relief veterinarian wanted to work Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday mornings. Would possibly be flexible for other days....
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14 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
, Exotic/Avian Category: Private Practice Preferred Education: DVM or equivalent Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
21 days ago
Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Hope Springs Veterinary Hospital is seeking an outgoing, enthusiastic, qualified individual for a full-time or part-time Veterinarian. Please email ... for more information on this position....
21 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
impact new veterinary protocols and recommendations Devoted to the philosophy of long-term pet health through preventive care Caring for Those Who Care: Benefits for Banfield Associate Veterinarians...
26 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Hampton, VA (11 miles from Suffolk, 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....
26 days ago

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
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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...

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Suffolk, VA

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

$116,080

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Suffolk, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.0%)
  • High School or GED (19.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.3%)
  • 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 Suffolk, 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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