ADL is a very busy and growing shelter with a diverse surgical caseload, high volume spay/neuter clinic, and shelter medicine evaluation and treatment. We are looking to add a third fulltime veterinarian to our team. This position provides leadership and direction to shelter staff; coordinates with the Lead Shelter Veterinarian on shelter medical operations and ensures sound and humane veterinary medical practices. The ADL hospital is well-equipped with digital x-ray, doeppler, bair huggers, tono pen, fluid pumps and In house lab (blood analyzers, centrifuge, and microscopes). Position reports to the Lead Shelter Veterinarian. ADL offers a competitive salary and benefits package including vacation, sick leave, dental, vision, retirement and more.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Diagnosis and treatment of disease; disease identification and surveillance with a focus on infectious diseases;performs spay/neuter surgery schedule; performs other surgeries; efficiently stabilizes and manages a variety of trauma cases; directs veterinary technicians and assistants in the daily performance of their duties; monitors humane housing of all animals in shelter and hospital; coordinates with the medical staff for updated medical treatment protocols; assists with pre-surgical exams and directs vet techs on proper procedures; periodic surveillance of shelter disease organisms (testing)
Graduate from a college or university accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine; licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the State of Texas with a current DEA license.
Additional Salary Information: ADL offers a competitive salary and benefits package including vacation, sick leave, medical, dental, vision, retirement, and more.