Associate Veterinarian – Cat & Dog Hospital - Sign on Bonus!
Lakefield Veterinary Group
Location: Portland, Oregon
Type: Full Time
DVM or equivalent
Internal Number: Portland, Oregon
Associate Veterinarian – Cat & Dog Hospital of Portland
Cat & Dog Hospital of Portland is part of the Lakefield Veterinary Group—a family-owned company that offers support and resources to hospital teams while empowering them to make decisions about how they practice medicine and show up for their communities. Cat & Dog Hospital of Portland is looking to welcome a Full-Time Veterinarian (1.0 FTE) to our team and rapidly growing hospital!
At Cat & Dog Hospital of Portland, we believe the best way to provide compassionate, quality care to pets is by putting relationships—with our clients, patients, DVMs, Veterinary Assistants, and community—at the heart of everything we do.
We are patient focused + provide high quality medicine in a positive environment
Our team atmosphere is precise, fun, and extremely outgoing
We are communication connoisseurs + mentorship is available!
At the Cat & Dog Hospital of Portland, we focus on building long term relationships with our clients and working with them to provide the best possible care for their family pets. Our medical approach includes a greater focus on long term chronic care, preventive medicine, and case management. We also practice with Cat Friendly and Fear Free protocols as that is what is best for our patients. With the quality of our medicine and that focus, we are proud to say that a lot of our patients live long healthy lives. Our staff is very close and, along with our patients, our team is a huge part of why we love coming into work every day. If you are looking for an opportunity to work with an amazing group of people who love helping clients and their pets live their fullest lives possible, then we would like to get to know your better. We are looking for one more associate that has at least 3+ years of experience and shares our passion for what we do and how we do it.
The way we approach our work matters. Our core values—do the right thing, fun, wow service, respect, and learning—guide everything we do at Cat &Dog Hospital of Portland.
Our commitment to pets extends beyond our hospital walls.
Our Team Members can give back to communities around the globe through our partnership with World Vets. Each year, we send a group of doctors and support staff abroad to help pets in need and support programs that nurture healthy relationships between people and animals.
Our Hospital and Benefits:
We believe in nurturing the human-animal bond and creating a harmonious relationship between people and animals
Our hospital is well-equipped: full in-house laboratory, radiology, ultrasound, and cardiology to name a few
We encourage our team members to utilize Fear Free techniques + promote a low stress environment
Portland is known for the vibrancy and uniqueness of its many neighborhoods, each with distinct sense of place. Known for our fantastic schools, fabulous shopping, entertainment, museums, culture, and cuisine options, our community offers an excellent quality of life. Main attractions include the Portland Art Museum, Pittock Mansion, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Oregon Zoo, and the Portland Saturday market.
For the outdoor enthusiast, take an adventure to a sprawling urban forest, dozens of verdant public parks, gorgeous gardens, and a sparkling river running; spend the day at the aquatic center, or play a round of golf at the country club. Come meet us and see why Portland is for living, learning, and raising families!
Our partnership with Lakefield Veterinary Group is a long-term relationship dedicated to compassionate veterinary care. We are building communities of talented and like-minded veterinarians that will embody our core values of Respect, Wow Service, Learning, Fun, and will always Do the Right Thing. There is no greater reward than strengthening the human/pet bond. It is our responsibility to go beyond the borders of our local legacy and provide expert level veterinary medicine to pets all over the world during our annual trip with World Vets. We invite you to come experience the Lakefield family.