Full time Small Animal Veterinarian in Northeast Connecticut
Brooklyn Veterinary Hospital
Location: Brooklyn, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Salary: 18-22%, based on experience.
Competitive benefits include paid holiday; vacation; sick time; discounted veterinary services; health care benefits; and a 401K plan.
DVM or equivalent
Brooklyn Veterinary Hospital, located in Brooklyn, Connecticut, is a small animal hospital that has been continuously owned and operated by the same veterinarian since he opened its doors to patients in 1980. Known as the "Quiet Corner" of Connecticut, our location in rural Northeast Connecticut is within an hour's drive of Boston, Providence, and the shoreline. Escape the stress of living in a city with the flexibility to get there on a day off.
Brooklyn Veterinary Hospital has three veterinarians who provide excellent outpatient and inpatient care supported by a great staff. The hospital is expanding, and we are searching for an enthusiastic veterinarian with three to five years of experience to join our team. We will consider the right, less experienced, candidate. Our goal is to develop long-standing client relationships by providing high-quality routine companion animal care, intervening when sick or injured, and helping teach clients how to give their pets the best possible care. We have had some clients now for close to 40 years. Please check out our reviews on our website www.BrooklynVetHospital.com.
Veterinarian responsibilities include wellness and sick patient evaluations and necessary surgical procedures. Canines make up approximately two-thirds of our patients; the remainder is one-third felines, with a small percentage of pocket pets.
The hospital has a well-equipped in-house laboratory, digital radiography, and a Clarius POC ultrasound unit to assist in diagnosis. Additionally, we have dedicated digital dental x-ray and multiparameter monitors for surgical, anesthetic, and sick patient monitoring. We have a daily pickup by our reference laboratory and a boarded Internal Medicine veterinarian for in-house evaluation of complex medical or ultrasound cases. Referral hospitals are within an hour's drive for specialist consultations.
We are open Monday morning through noon on Saturday; closed on Sundays and major holidays. Veterinary schedules provide for both patient examination appointments and surgical time, and after-hour emergencies are referred to several emergency facilities within an hour's drive. All veterinarians share Saturday rotation and evening hour appointments until 7 PM. Work-life balance is an important consideration in our scheduling process.
Brooklyn Veterinary Hospital is a well established 3 veterinarian full service small animal hospital located in the beautiful quiet corner of Northeast CT, in Brooklyn, CT. Our goal is to provide our clients with state of the art medical and surgical care. We are equipped with the most recent low dose full body digital radiography system from Idexx, Sopix dental digital radiography, a comprehensive in-house laboratory, supplemented with daily lab pickup and delivery to Idexx's referral laboratory. These services are augmented by the availability of telemedicine for ECG and radiography interpretation, and the services of mobile ultrasound and Internal medicine evaluation from boarded IM specialists. We are equipped for both soft and orthopedic surgical procedures, with comprehensive monitoring on each patient.