Veterinarian Jobs in Bellingham, WA

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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We have an underwater treadmill, two Class IV lasers, digital radiography, ultrasound, and in-house blood chemistry. We are seeking a fourth doctor for our practice....
1 day ago
Vetco Clinics - Bellingham, WA
At our clinics, your focus is on preventive care! You will perform basic wellness checks, vaccinations, heartworm testing, and microchip insertion....
1 day ago
GPAC - Bellingham, WA
Job Description: A prominent Veterinary facility is seeking a full time Associate Veterinarian (DVM) for our facility....
13 days ago
Fairhaven Veterinary Hospital - Bellingham, WA
Vanguard 401K Retirement plan with 4% match -WA State Veterinarian license current or easily obtained at time of hire....
30+ days ago
Burlington, WA (16 miles from Bellingham, WA)
Washington Veterinarian Job Employer Name: SpiderID: 9827592 Location: Burlington, Washington Date Posted: 9/17/2020 Wage: Negotiable Category: Building Trades/Construction Job Code: SMWvetWashougalWA...
30+ days ago
Fairhaven Veterinary Hospital - Bellingham, WA
Vanguard 401K Retirement plan with 4% match -WA State Veterinarian license current or easily obtained at time of hire....
30+ days ago
Kulshan Veterinary Hosptial - Lynden, WA (13 miles from Bellingham, WA)
Kulshan Veterinary Hospital is looking for a FT veterinarian to join our LA staff. We are a team oriented fifteen doctor practice with a large animal team and small animal team....
45+ days ago
Animal Emergency Care - Bellingham, WA
Veterinarians are paid an hourly rate with holiday and overtime pay. We focus on best quality medicine rather than how much a veterinarian can produce for our company....
45+ days ago
Boundary Bay Veterinary Specialty Hospital - Bellingham, WA
Our hospital offers a full complement of specialized diagnostic and therapeutic equipment including ultrasound, digital radiography, on-site CT and MRI, high flow nasal oxygen, and a critical care mechanical...
60+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bellingham, WA
Associate Veterinarian | Bellingham, WA Maplewood Animal Hospital Job Description Maplewood Animal Hospitalin Bellingham, WA is in search of a full-time, skilled, Associate Veterinarian for our very...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Bellingham, WA

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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 Bellingham, WA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinarian positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Bellingham, WA 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 Bellingham, WA
  • 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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