VitalPet’s externship experience offers opportunities for professional growth and mentorship. Candidates should preferably be third- or fourth-year veterinary students in good academic standing at an AVMA accredited school of veterinary medicine.
Must be available for a 6- to 10-week period during your summer break and committed to a flexible schedule of 32 to 40 hours per week, including evenings and weekends.
VitalPet offers a competitive hourly wage to participants (except where prohibited by school regulation). Program placement requires participation in an application, selection and onboarding process. Your primary mentor doctor will conduct your evaluation at the conclusion of the program.
For questions about scheduling an externship or to view our learning guide, submit an inquiry via email to the VitalPet Student Externship Programs team to our Senior Corporate Recruiter: email@example.com. In the request, please include your top three locations of interest and proposed dates that you are available.
VitalPet is composed of a select group of high-quality animal hospitals. We only work with the “best of the best” in veterinary medicine and we pride ourselves in the level of veterinary care we provide to our patients.Our animal hospitals form a dependable and advanced network of both doctors and facilities. With locations throughout the country, our clients have access to the best doctors who regularly rely on their VitalPet veterinary peer network to share knowledge, experience, and best practices. This allows our veterinarians to deliver the highest quality care for all of our patients and their owners.Each animal hospital maintains the high-quality standards and core values that VitalPet stands for, and continues to practice veterinary medicine services in their own notable uniqueness and expertise, all within their local communities. We trust our veterinarians to make the best medical decisions for their patients, and we do not require that they follow a “hand book.”At VitalPet, our clients are family. Our doctors and staff are passionate, committed, and care about the wellbeing of both your pets and your family. Our vets and staff are pets lovers, too. At VitalPet, the love of animals is what gets us up every day.