Full or Part-Time Veterinarian for Well Respected Shelter
Location: Fenton, Michigan
Type: Part Time
Salary: $75-95 per hour
DVM or equivalent
2 openings available.
Adopt-A-Pet, Inc is seeking a veterinarian to be a valued and integral member of a limited admission shelter in Fenton, Michigan. Adopt-A-Pet, Inc. is a growing, well respected, Fear Free certified animal shelter that is recognized for its quality of care and has been referenced in the book “Strategies for Successful Animal Shelters” by Laura Reese. We are not only committed to animal well-being, but to our staff and volunteer well-being as well. Whether you are a newer graduate or an experienced veterinarian, we would love to have you join our team.
Any new member of our team will be supported by an excellent management team and Board of Directors who believe doctor input is a critical, valued component of medical outcomes. The medical team is outstanding, extremely competent and includes LVTs, veterinary assistants, and administrative personnel, which allows the veterinarian to concentrate on surgery, medical cases, and big picture shelter medicine protocols. Services are provided to shelter animals and to rescue partners including surgical procedures and medical case workups. Hours are flexible up to 30 hours a week. Salary is competitive with shelter and private practice rates throughout the Midwest. We are fortunate that our doctors tend to stay for long periods because our team becomes family. Moreover, Adopt-A-Pet, Inc. is in beautiful Fenton, where we have a great downtown with delicious food and brewery options, as well as beautiful lakes and hiking trails within a few minutes from the shelter.
Shelter Medicine experience
1+ years experience as a veterinarian
Trained in High Quality, High Volume spay/neuter
Detail focused and oriented
Compassionate and kind to all patients, as well as co-workers
Adopt-A-Pet, Inc. is a growing non-profit organization in Fenton, MI. The facility is on nine beautiful acres with large fenced in dog yards, a puppy patio, heated floors for the dog rooms, spacious cat rooms with catios and so much more. We are known for going above and beyond for both the mental and physical well-being of the animals who enter our care. Adopt-A-Pet, Inc.’s long term goals are to continue to find loving families for dogs and cats in need as well as assist people in the community with their personal animals. Each animal entering our care receives the highest level of medical and emotional care possible. In addition, we continue to educate the public on the importance of spaying and neutering their pets as well as proper pet care.