Wild and Free: Small Animal DVM Opportunity in the American West
Animal Hospital of Laveen
Location: Laveen Village, Arizona
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: Animal Hospital of Laveen
Stop what you’re doing and Google “Arizona Salt River wild horses” then take a look at the pictures.
We’ll give you a moment…
Pretty incredible right?! In Laveen, AZ, you could regularly venture out to the Salt River and see these majestic creatures roaming peacefully along the riverbank. They’re the pride of the community, a photographer favorite, and an icon of the wild, free spirit of Arizona and the American West.
Spirit and passion are a common theme throughout Arizona and at the Animal Hospital of Laveen. As we expand our team, we’re looking for a veterinarian who will provide authentic veterinary care and enjoy our close-knit community.
At the Animal Hospital of Laveen, our motto is “Where excellence in pet care matters most.”
This means our staff is dedicated to providing a delightful experience the minute our clients, patients, and staff walk through our doors. We’re fully equipped and offer services like vaccinations, on-site laboratory testing, dentistry, routine surgeries, radiology, allergy testing and treatment, and more. Our culture is team-oriented, and our staff is well-trained (30+ years of combined experience) to support our doctors with a wide variety of caseloads.
To support our newest veterinarian, we’re offering a comprehensive benefits program:
Sign-on and relocation assistance available for eligible candidates
Flexible scheduling with NO on-call or emergency hours
Medical, dental, and vision for you and your dependents (with HSA option)
Professional development assistance
Structured mentorship program for early career veterinarians
Guidance from a talented DVM Advisory Board
Medical freedom to practice skills you’re proficient in or explore areas you’d like to learn
“Pack Gives Back” charity donation or sponsorship to a cause you care about
Pack up your hiking shoes and your ski poles (yes, ski poles!) because Arizona is full of year-round outdoor adventure!
Greater Phoenix is the fifth largest metro area in the U.S., and home to more than 20 communities. Commonly referred to as The Valley of the Sun, the area is full of cultural delights, historic sights, excellent shopping and dining opportunities, and year-round adventure! Laveen Village is a charming suburb that has easy access to hiking and downtown Phoenix. Follow trails that reveal mighty mountaintops, wander iconic landscapes beneath picture-perfect skies, and soak up the beauty of the Sonoran Desert. In the winter, venture up to Flagstaff and hit the slopes at the Arizona Snowbowl, one of the largest and most challenging ski areas in the West! And if you’re looking to travel, the beaches of Rocky Point Mexico are less than a 4-hour drive and San Diego is only 5.5 hours away!
Arizona may seem like an arid desert full of cactus, but the more you look, the more you discover it’s full of beauty, history, and endless outdoor recreation!
Take the first step toward your next adventure by applying today!
The Animal Hospital of Laveen is an AAHA-accredited hospital located 20 minutes outside of Phoenix. We primarily see small animals and are open to a veterinarian who would like to split time between our sister hospital in Tolleson. Check us out online: www.animalhospitaloflaveen.com.