Veterinary Job Opportunities

Delve into the world of animal hospice and palliative care and discover the opportunity to provide love, dignity, and specialized support to pets in their final journey.

Current Openings

Explore rewarding career opportunities in end-of-life care and veterinary hospice with our on-site veterinary job openings.

Associate Veterinarian — Creature Comfort Clinic, Oshkosh, WI

Job Description

Tired of corporate buyouts, shrinking appointment times, and increased caseloads? Want to connect with your patients in a meaningful way? We have an immediate opening for a caring and compassionate vet, full-time or part-time for our in-home euthanasia, hospice, and senior care practice. We run a thriving, very well-establishedfull-time and respected mobile clinic, locally owned and based out of Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Our full time receptionist will schedule your appointments, you just focus on the pet and family to provide the best experience possible.

We have an outstanding support staff, and you would receive training from our owner with over 15 years of experience, specializing in at-home end-of-life care. For an area with a low cost of living but high quality of life, compensation is outstanding ($75-110k). Plus other benefits, such as a company-matched retirement program, paid CE, and paid vacation, but the real benefit is a relaxed and flexible schedule where meaningful client connections are a top priority along with work-life balance. No on-call emergency appointments, after-hours appointments are optional (with increased pay). Some days are harder than others, but overall, this is a truly rewarding specialty of veterinary medicine for the right person, and we would love to find that perfect fit.

How to Apply

Please reach out via email or phone call.
dvmtina@gmail.com
(262) 366-2915

Veterinarian — Compassion 4 Paws, Edmonds, WA

Job Description

At Compassion 4 Paws, our primary focus is to provide exceptional end-of-life care for the pets in our community while ensuring that our team enjoys a healthy work-life balance. Our veterinarians can expect a three- to four-day work week and competitive compensation ($90,000-$120,000/year, depending on availability for a full-time position) while taking advantage of our generous benefits package which includes health insurance, 401k, PTO, clothing and CE allowance, and EAP, among others. If you live in the greater Seattle area and are ready to join our incredible team of EOL care professionals, send your resume to shawnee@compassion4paws.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

How to Apply

Send your cover letter and resume to shawnee@compassion4paws.com. Please reach out if you have any questions!

Associate Hospice and Palliative Care Veterinarian — Hampton Roads Veterinary Hospice, Virginia Beach, VA

Job Description

Hampton Roads Veterinary Hospice (HRVH) is a member of the Caring Pathways family of End-of-Life Care, AAHA-Accredited Veterinary Practices. Our supportive team enables veterinarians to deliver excellent end-of-life medical care while serving all involved with compassion. Our veterinarians appreciate focusing on the quality of heartfelt connections with families and their pets without being rushed. And our industry-leading training and one-on-one mentoring processes ensure new team members are supported to succeed and excel in their roles, including those with limited experience in providing veterinary hospice and palliative care and/or in-home euthanasia.

HRVH ensures veterinarians thrive in their roles and provides opportunities for growth into additional areas of the business, including management, training, research, community relations, and expansion team participation. There are opportunities for a variety of schedules including full-time (4 days/week), part-time (1-2 days a week), and a range of day/night/weekend shifts. Work-life balance, professional satisfaction, and strong teamwork are at the center of our culture. This position is ideal for doctors who like to work independently and create a weekly schedule that works for them, but also appreciate the backing of a highly trained client care and nursing team, along with veterinarian colleagues to support one another.

Compensation and benefits are dependent on the schedule desired, but our full-time doctors average $110,000-$125,000.

Let’s start a conversation to discover if a career with Caring Pathways in our Virginia Beach practice is right for you!

Our job requirements are simple:

  • Serve pet families with the highest levels of compassion, authenticity, and integrity.
  • Treat pets with excellent medical care.
  • Embrace teamwork and a team culture centered on family.
  • Enjoy a mobile work lifestyle, while supporting pets and families in the comfort of their home.

If you are interested in relocation opportunities, Coastal Virginia, a 7-city region at the confluence of the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean, has a lot to do for all ages and a variety of locales to choose from when settling down. From Norfolk’s trendy river-city vibe to Virginia Beach’s sunny resort boardwalk to the Williamsburg-Yorktown-Jamestown story of our nation’s history, the region is a perfect mid-Atlantic destination for families and beach/adventure lovers. We boast pristine beaches, numerous outdoor recreation opportunities and festivals, plenty of water sports, theme parks, breweries, museums, fascinating history, the world’s largest naval base, and the finest of fine arts. With more than 2,500 miles of coastline in Hampton Roads, there is a special draw for those who want to be on or near the water!

How to Apply

Send your cover letter and resume to our general manager, Dr. Chelsea McGivney, at dr.chelsea@caringpathways.com. Please reach out if you have any questions!

Associate or Per-Diem Veterinarian — Senior Pet Vet, Closter, NJ

Job Description

Looking for a compassionate and self-driven veterinarian to provide end-of-life care for pets and their families in the home. Currently servicing Bergen County, NJ, and Rockland County, NY. We are looking to expand to surrounding counties, including Hudson County, NJ, and Essex County, NJ. (Westchester and NYC are options as well). This can be euthanasia-only services or include hospice care for the right candidate.

DVMom owned and operated. Family-friendly, flexible scheduling- pick the schedule that works for you.

How to Apply

Email CV and cover letter to: drmccaffrey@seniorpetvet.com

Client Care Coordinator — DVMcenter

Job Description

DVMcenter is a growing innovative, interdisciplinary team providing compassionate services for clients facing end-of-life decisions for their pets. DVMcenter works with mobile end-of-life practices around the country, communicating with their clients and scheduling their visits. Our mission is to provide pet owners and veterinarians with expert, compassionate service every step of the way.

Our work culture is supportive, focused on learning, and collaborative. We genuinely care about our clients and each other, and we have intentionally created a space that supports work-life balance. We strive to have an inclusive team with diverse perspectives, and we strongly encourage people who are not widely represented in the veterinary field to apply.

What our care coordinators do:
• Communicate with clients and veterinarians via phone and email
• Support clients in navigating end-of-life decisions for their pets
• Schedule and coordinate in-home end-of-life visit logistics
• Assist with special projects, such as resource development, social media and marketing, and administrative support as needed

careers@dvmcenter.com
• Availability for full-time (32-40hrs) schedule and 1- 2 weekend shifts per month. Weekday schedule consists of 10a-6p CST or 11a-7p CST shifts. Weekends are paid at a higher hourly rate and typically consist of 9-5CST shifts.
• Reliable self-starter with the ability to work effectively on a remote team
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with strong attention to detail
• Demonstrated empathy, patience, and compassion while speaking with emotional clients
• Basic understanding of end-of-life veterinary care or a motivation to learn
• Strong comfort level with technology, client record management, and basic remote-work equipment knowledge

Compensation & Benefits
• Fully remote position
• Competitive starting wage based on experience, along with a comprehensive benefits package including paid lunches, medical, dental, and vision coverage eligibility; starting PTO benefit of 3 weeks annually, 401k and company match; FSA & HSA, Life, Disability, and Critical Illness
• Eligibility for quarterly profit-sharing bonuses
• All equipment provided, employees only need to have high-speed internet and a quiet workspace in their home
• DVMcenter has a commitment to provide ongoing training and supervision, professional development, and opportunities for advancement and cross-training.

How to Apply

Send your resume to our hiring manager, Robin Wood at careers@dvmcenter.com. Please reach out if you have any questions!

Hospice and Palliative Medicine Veterinarian — BluePearl Pet Hospital, San Antonio, TX

Job Description

Experience the HEARTBEAT of Care! Join BluePearl Pet Hospital in San Antonio, TX, as a Full-Time Hospice and Palliative Medicine Veterinarian.

Are you ready to step away from the routine of in-clinic practice and truly connect with pet families, delivering the quality of service you've always imagined? At BluePearl Pet Hospital, our mission is to put joy back into medicine, allowing an in-depth approach to patient care and the fostering of client relationships. We are looking for veterinarians with hearts and smarts. Culture and team dynamics are critical to us, and we want to bring into our fold a veterinarian who is light-hearted, a kind and natural communicator, and who shares in our desire to remain at the forefront of specialty hospice and end-of-life care. At BluePearl, we prioritize genuine connections with pet families, colleagues, and the community, fostering a nurturing environment where you can thrive both personally and professionally.

Why Hospice & Palliative Care?
Veterinary hospice & palliative care is a rapidly emerging field within veterinary medicine, and we’re proud to lead the charge. Our compassionate veterinarians are available for in-hospital and home-based consultations, providing palliative care services with a focus on pain management, symptom control, and quality of life guidance, in addition to compassionate, skilled euthanasia, ensuring both the client and pet receive the best end-of-life experience.

Experience Life at BluePearl:
We're all about enriching lives through exceptional pet care. We're a team united by a shared passion, knowledge, and talent. Our mission is our daily reality.

Founded in 1996 by visionary veterinarians, we've grown to over 100 specialty and emergency hospitals across the country. We're committed to diversity and inclusion, offering a safe space for BIPOC and 2SLGBTQ+ individuals.

Discover BluePearl Stone Oak:
Our BluePearl hospital in the Stone Oak community of San Antonio serves the greater San Antonio metropolitan area and was the first local specialty veterinary hospital. The approximately 19,000-square-foot hospital houses a variety of therapeutic and diagnostic options, including an on-site MRI, CT scanner, ultrasound, and fluoroscopy. Board-certified specialists offer a multitude of services, such as emergency and critical care, internal medicine, rehabilitation, surgery, neurology, and neurosurgery.

Explore Our Hospital and Community:
Take a virtual tour of our hospital: https://bluepearlvet.com/hospital/stone-oak-tx/

BluePearl Pet Hospital Stone Oak | San Antonio, TX
Visit BluePearl Pet Hospital Stone Oak in San Antonio, TX. We are a specialty and emergency animal hospital serving pets when they need it most.
bluepearlvet.com

Living in the San Antonio Metro Area:
Discover the best of suburban tranquility and urban convenience in Stone Oak, San Antonio, TX. Nestled amidst picturesque neighborhoods and top-rated schools, this vibrant community offers abundant green spaces and easy access to the city's rich cultural heritage. Enjoy diverse culinary delights, year-round outdoor recreation, and proximity to downtown San Antonio and Hill Country destinations. Join us in Stone Oak, where the quality of life is unmatched, and endless possibilities await. Start your next adventure today!

The BluePearl Advantage:
We value your growth and provide numerous opportunities for advancement.
• Access to BluePearl University, continuing education, and over 2,000 medical journals.
• Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and more.
• Flexible work schedules.
• Support for mental health and well-being.

Additional Benefits:
• Comprehensive 401(k) plan.
• Company-paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability.
• Regional licensed social worker for mental health support.
• Access to 12 mental health care sessions per year at no cost to you.
• CE Stipend.
• Paid DEA license.
• Paid AVMA dues and PLIT.
• Annual company store allowance.
• Reimbursement for job-related expenses.
• Employee referral bonus program.
• Trupanion pet insurance and discounts for pet treatments, procedures, and food.

Role Requirements:
• Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) with 3+ years of experience.
• Active veterinary and state-specific DEA licenses.
• Proficiency in multi-modal pain management, hospice, palliative care, and euthanasia services.
• Ability to provide services in both home settings and BluePearl hospitals.
• Skilled in quality-of-life conversations and end-of-life care.
• Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Self-motivated, reliable, and empathetic.
• Valid driver's license, insurance, and registration.
• Access to a clean, reliable vehicle (preferably hatchback-style).
• Capable of lifting up to 50 pounds unassisted and performing physical tasks consistently.
• Must own a smartphone with Wi-Fi access.
• Advanced training in hospice and palliative care preferred but not required.
In addition to “hearts and smarts,” we are looking for veterinarians who wish to advance their skills in specialty-level pain and symptom management and end-of-life care. We want someone who shares in our desire to make a lasting contribution within the field of palliative medicine within our industry.  

Compensation and Sign-On Bonus:
• Competitive Base + Production-based Compensation with no negative accrual
• Sign-On Bonus

At BluePearl, we are dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment where every individual is treated with respect and dignity. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without discrimination based on factors such as race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, affectional preference, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you require assistance or accommodations during the application process due to a disability, please don't hesitate to reach out. We are more than willing to provide the necessary support, and no applicant will face penalties as a result of making such a request. We are fully committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our workplaces are drug-free.

Join our warm, welcoming, and highly collaborative team, where we put hearts and smarts to use, allowing your passion for pets and best practice veterinary care to shine every day!

How To Apply

For more info regarding the position, location, or anything else, please contact our amazing Talent Partner, Jessica, at jessica.salceda@bluepearlvet.com

To apply, please navigate to the application on our careers page:
https://vca.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/BluePearlCareers/job/BluePearl-Stone-Oak150024/Hospice-and-Palliative-Medicine-Veterinarian_R-160288

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