Veterinarian Jobs in Virginia Beach, 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 - Virginia Beach, 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....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (13 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA
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...
6 days ago
East Beach Veterinary Care And Housecalls, Llc - Norfolk, VA (16 miles from Virginia Beach, 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...
6 days ago
Dutch Pet - Virginia Beach, VA
Our team, our healthcare entity clients, and the veterinarians we work with are all extremely talented and motivated....
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8 days ago Dutch Pet
Bay Beach Veterinary Hospital - Virginia Beach, VA (3 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Our hospitals are equipped with ultrasound, digital radiography, complete in-house blood work capabilities and experienced licensed technicians who work with doctors to provide exceptional care to our...
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9 days ago Bay Beach Veterinary Hospital
VCA Animal Hospitals - Portsmouth, VA (21 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Our Medical Director treats exotics as well as companion animals!...
10 days ago
Armistead Avenue Veterinary Hospital - Hampton, VA (24 miles from Virginia Beach, VA)
Relief veterinarian wanted to work Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday mornings. Would possibly be flexible for other days....
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11 days ago
Hickory Veterinary Hospital - Chesapeake, VA (13 miles from Virginia Beach, 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...
11 days ago

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Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Virginia Beach, VA

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

$116,080

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Virginia Beach, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Virginia Beach, 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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