Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dallas, TX

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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Banfield Pet Hospital - Lewisville, TX (24 miles from Dallas, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 days ago
Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center - Dallas, TX
Applicants should be proficient in surgical preparation, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, radiology, and post-op care and monitoring of patients....
4 days ago
PetWell Partners - Southlake, TX (23 miles from Dallas, TX)
As our Kennel Technician, where you'll spend quality time with our furry patients who will love the attention you show them. You will care for dogs and cats housed in the kennels as well as the...
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4 days ago PetWell Partners
After Hours Vet - Richardson, TX (12 miles from Dallas, TX)
Experienced vet tech needed for a non-emergency after hours clinic. Hours of operation are 5-10 p.m. M-F and 12-6 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. Skills needed-taking radiographs, running...
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4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dallas, TX
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
6 days ago
Mesquite, TX (10 miles from Dallas, TX)
Veterinary Technician (Balch Springs) 3475 S....
6 days ago
Envision - Allen, TX (23 miles from Dallas, TX)
Digestive Health Center of Allen - Endoscopy Technician at Envision Healthcare in Allen, Texas Posted in Other about 8 hours ago. Job Description: Description Digestive Health Center of Allen is...
6 days ago
Parker Animal & Bird Clinic, PLLC - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Experienced Veterinary Technician, prefer LVT, but will consider others with appropriate knowledge....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
8 days ago
PetWell Partners - Dallas, TX
The ideal candidate for the role of Veterinary Technician at Buckner Animal Clinic will be bilingual....
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8 days ago PetWell Partners
PetWell Partners - Dallas, TX
We are seeking a well-experienced Veterinary Technician to join our fast-paced clinics....
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8 days ago PetWell Partners
PetWell Partners - Hurst, TX (21 miles from Dallas, TX)
We are seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our fast-paced clinic and team....
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9 days ago PetWell Partners
Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (8 miles from Dallas, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plano, TX (18 miles from Dallas, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
11 days ago
PetWell Partners - Farmers Branch, TX (11 miles from Dallas, TX)
You must be confident in all aspects of basic and advanced animal care, including but not limited to restraint, taking radiographs, assisting in surgery/anesthetic monitoring, IV catheter placement,...
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11 days ago PetWell Partners

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dallas, TX

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

$33,496

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Dallas, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Dallas, TX
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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