Sunset is a privately owned full service veterinary hospital in a 13,000 square foot building, which includes a boarding facility that has won “Best of Solano” two years in a row. We have a very busy practice with 8 exam rooms, cat ward, dog ward, two isolation rooms, critical care area, surgery suite, employee pet ward, dental suite, separate dog and cat entrances, and a large reception for the comfort of our clients and patients. Our hospital is paperless on Cornerstone software and we utilize a computerized Whiteboard for in-hospital patient treatments. For client education, we use DIA (Diagnostic Imaging Atlas), E-Pet Health as a pet portal and a fully interactive Facebook page. Approximately 6 times a year, we hold fundraisers for our community and have a special fund (donations from our clients) to help clients with urgent medical needs in a time of financial hardship. We have a great deal of equipment to assist our staff in delivering the best care around. Some of our equipment include:
Surgivet and Cardell for vital monitoring
Bair Hugger for thermoregulation
Idexx in-house laboratory equipment (Catalyst DX, Procyte DX, SNAP Pro and Coag DX)
Abaxis VetScan I-STAT
Eklin Digital X-ray system
Progeny Digital Dental X-ray system
Dentalaire Prestige machine
Mindray Ultrasound machine
Heska Infusion Pumps
VetPro Syringe Pumps
Sunset is a full-service animal hospital whose mission is to provide the highest standard of veterinary care in a manner that is friendly, informative, and supportive. Sunset Animal Hospital has a very fun and cohesive team, we care very much about each other and have a toxic-free culture. Our medical staff work very hard on maintaining up-to-date scientific and technological knowledge to provide our patients the highest standard of care in our community. Our support staff go through a vigorous training program and monthly team building exercises to be the best team, so we can deliver superior client service and exemplary patient care. As a result, we have built strong bonds with our clients and their furry family members. We are fortunate to be able to add to what we offer by having outside specialist to come in and perform surgeries and ultrasounds for the convenience of our clients. Additionally, UC Davis is 30 minutes away and is our resource for additional specialists for the more complicated cases that warrant more specialized medicine.
Sunset Animal Hospital is centrally located between the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Pacific Ocean for outdoor enthusiasts! Our hospital has been happily serving the Solano County community for 30 years with some very long-standing and loyal clients. Our beautiful county is full of walking and biking trails, dog parks, museums, wildlife, factory outlets, boating, fishing, adult sports complexes, community events and 20 minutes away from the Napa Valley wine industry.
Compensation and Benefits
We offer competitive salary with a ProSal method and a comprehensive benefits package including: Group Health Plan, paid vacation and sick time, 4 ten hour shifts to support a work life balance, CE allowance, License and Association dues, Simple IRA, and generous pet care discounts.
Our hospital is in search of the right person to fill an essential leadership role as Medical Director. This is a rare opportunity for a motivated Veterinarian to continue practicing medicine, while molding the direction and medical standards of the hospital. We provide a wide range of services to small animals from wellness appointments to emergency medicine.
The Medical Director will ensure on a day-to-day basis that the hospital team carries out our Mission to our clients. They would help to make sure the hospital is following the proper medical procedures and protocols by working cohesively with our Hospital Administrator. In addition, this person will serve as a coach and mentor to our veterinary staff. Finally, with the backing of a strong management and technical team, this person will provide strong communication and leadership proficiencies coupled with a willingness to invest in our team to grow!