Associate Veterinarian- Hooves and Paws Pet Hospital
Hooves and Paws Pet Hospital
Location: Aubrey, Texas
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DVM or equivalent
Hooves and Paws Vet Hospital serves Aubrey, Little Elm, Providence, Savannah and surrounding the areas and aims to provide exceptional care to cats, dogs and horses.
We have embarked on a mission to build a state of the art medical facility to provide exceptional care to all your four legged friends. Hooves & Paws Pet Hospital offers veterinary services including wellness programs, preventative care, therapeutic services, surgical services, equine reproductive services, equine lameness diagnosis and treatment, equine preventative care, and emergency services for both equine and small animals.
This new facility boasts a luxury boarding area with a private cat ward. We have extensive equine background in reproduction and lameness diagnosis, with multiple years of experience providing veterinary care for small animals.
The Veterinarian is responsible for providing high quality care to our patients while also developing rapport with their owners. In addition to physical examinations, surgeries, and dentistry, client communication and client education are of the upmost importance. It’s important that SVP Veterinarians treat each pet and client like part of the family.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Treat every client like family and each patient like your own pet.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state of in which applicant is applying
Professional comportment and appearance, with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude
The ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members
Respect for and willingness to work with clients and their pets
Compassionate team player who can uphold great reputation with clients
A commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine, upholding the veterinary code of ethics
Proficiency in surgery a plus
Competitive salary, growth bonuses and a comprehensive benefits package, including: