Veterinary Technician Jobs in Louisa, VA

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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Crossroads Animal Hospital - Gordonsville, VA (8 miles from Louisa, VA)
We are currently expanding our facility and have added an additional doctor abd are looking for a full time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our enthusiastic team!...
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4 days ago Crossroads Animal Hospital
Animal Medical Center - Louisa, VA
Interests and skills should include client communication, preventative care, senior care, dental care, surgical assistance and anesthesia monitoring, imaging, lab work, history taking and triage, patient...
9 days ago
Crossroads Animal Hospital - Gordonsville, VA (8 miles from Louisa, VA)
We are currently expanding our facility and have added an additional doctor abd are looking for a full time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our enthusiastic team!...
24 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Veterinary Office Manager

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Louisa, VA

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

$38,279

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Louisa, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Louisa, VA
  • 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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