Veterinarian Jobs in Spanaway, 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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PetVet Care Centers - Kent, WA (22 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Afford-A-Vet Animal Clinic in Kent, Washington is seeking a veterinarian to join their growing Veterinary team!...
12 hours ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Federal Way, WA (18 miles from Spanaway, WA)
At Panther Lake, we offer a comprehensive approach to preventive care and specialize in orthopedic surgeries, cystectomies, caesarian sections, foreign body surgeries as well as specialty dentistry,...
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Edgewood Veterinary Clinic - Milton, WA (13 miles from Spanaway, WA)
We are well equipped with digital radiography, ultrasound, in-house Idexx Lab, and dental radiography. We believe there needs to be a balance between work and home life....
Fair Isle Animal Clinic - Vashon, WA (23 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Fair Isle has the usual specs you would want, including electronic medical records, digital radiography, ultrasound, therapeutic laser, in house lab suite, licensed technicians and experienced support...
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Vca Animal Hospitals - Kent, WA (22 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Associate Veterinarian - Sign-On Bonus!...
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National Veterinary Associates - Tacoma, WA (13 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Job Description Tacoma Animal Hospital is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to join our team. We are an efficient, highly trained team that focuses on customer service and excellent patient care....
3 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Federal Way, WA (18 miles from Spanaway, WA)
We strive to provide the highest quality of services possible, including: a variety of soft tissue surgery, dental care, preventative medicine and exotic animal medicine....
4 days ago
Pathway - Federal Way, WA (18 miles from Spanaway, WA)
With that vision in mind, we have assembled a group of talented and knowledgeable veterinarians and veterinary technicians at state-of-the-art veterinary facilities....
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Sumner, WA (12 miles from Spanaway, WA)
tissue surgery....
7 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Spanaway, WA
NVA has allowed our clinic to join a community of like-minded veterinarians and veterinary professionals who are dedicated to serving our clients, continuing to develop our medical skills, and supporting...
7 days ago
Deschutes Animal Clinic Incorporated - Yelm, WA (13 miles from Spanaway, WA)
: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Additional Information: 2 openings available....
9 days ago
Healthy Pets Animal Hospital & Olycats - Olympia, WA (23 miles from Spanaway, WA)
(Olympia, WA) Healthy Pets Animal Hospital & OlyCats Details Location: Olympia, Washington Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Other Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine...
9 days ago
People, Pets & Vets - Lacey, WA (19 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Our amazing veterinarians offer a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services....
14 days ago
People, Pets & Vets - Olympia, WA (23 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Located in downtown Olympia lies Healthy Pets Animal Hospital / Oly Cats Veterinary Hospital! Olympia is rich in culture, entertainment and history; being the state capitol of Washington. Youll...
14 days ago
Deschutes Animal Clinic - Yelm, WA (13 miles from Spanaway, WA)
Yelm Veterinary Hospital is a full service AAHA accredited hospital in Yelm, WA. You get the small town feel but are just a short drive away from the city of Lacey or the state capitol of Olympia,...
14 days ago

Demographic Data for Spanaway, 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 Spanaway, WA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Spanaway, WA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.9%)
  • High School or GED (18.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Spanaway, 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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