Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Hufsmith, TX

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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PetCo - Conroe, TX (15 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Magnolia, TX (7 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
11 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Spring, TX (13 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
JOIN OUR FAMILY! Are you looking to be a part of a hospital team that feels like family, while having the support and resources to push your career forward? If so, we would love to connect with...
7 hours ago
PETCO - Katy, TX (21 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
The Veterinary Assistant will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cypress, TX (12 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
2 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Magnolia, TX (7 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Job Description The veterinary assistant is the entire team's primary support....
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Humble, TX (21 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Conroe, TX (15 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tomball, TX
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
60+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Spring, TX (13 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
60+ days ago
Vetco Clinics - Katy, TX (21 miles from Hufsmith, TX)
Our mission is to avoid illness in animals and humans through client education regarding the value and necessity of preventive veterinary medicine....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Hufsmith, TX

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Hufsmith, TX as reported by the BLS.

$25,790

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Hufsmith, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Assistants in Hufsmith, TX
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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