We are excited to add an Associate Veterinarian to our team! There is an opportunity to see a wide variety of medical and surgical cases, build your own clientele, and become a part of our local community. This position would be a great opportunity for a new graduate looking for mentorship, as well as an experienced veterinarian looking to grow their clientele within our practice.
Shepard Spring Animal Hospital is a multi-doctor general practice located in Crawfordville, FL, just 30 minutes south of Tallahassee along the Wakulla River. We opened our hospital to serve the needs of pet owners and animals in our community, from dogs and cats to exotics, including birds and reptiles. We even support sea turtles that are found stranded or injured in our area!
We have a full in-house diagnostics laboratory, digital radiography, ultrasound, and offer laser therapy and stem cell therapy for our clients! We are proud to provide outstanding surgical services at Shepherd Spring Animal Hospital from routine spay and neuter surgeries in dogs and cats to orthopedics. We take great pride in our efforts to make our patients’ lives better.
Flexible Compensation Package (Salary only or ProSal)
Healthcare: Medical, Vision and Dental
Three (3) Weeks' Paid Time Off (PTO)
Six (6) weeks of paid Parental Leave
One (1) Work/Life Balance day off annually
Paid Continuing Education (CE) Days
Generous Continuing Education (CE) Allowance
Paid State Licensing Fees
Paid AVMA and State Professional Dues
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Professional Liability Insurance (PLIT)
Discounted Veterinary Care
Continued Mentorship Opportunities
Company-Wide DVM-Only Messaging Platform to Share Cases and Ideas
Crawfordville, FL is a small town nestled in the panhandle of Florida. With a population of just over 3,000 people, Crawfordville offers small-town charm combined with big-city amenities. The temperate climate and abundant sunshine make it an ideal place to live. Residents enjoy access to nearby parks, trails, lakes and beaches for outdoor recreation and relaxation. Shopping, restaurants and entertainment are all within easy reach. The community is known for its close-knit atmosphere – residents take pride in their homes and their town and are always willing to lend a helping hand. Living in Crawfordville strikes the perfect balance between urban convenience and rural tranquility making it a great place to call home. Capital city/College town - Middle of Florida Panhandle, 30 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico and 20 miles from the Georgia border.
Our hospital is proud to be part of the American Veterinary Group (AVG) of hospitals. AVG owns and operates 130+ veterinary practices throughout the Southern United States. As a hands-on operator of hospitals, we know that people make the difference between a good practice and a great practice. We pride ourselves on encouraging our practices to make medical decisions at the local practice level. As such, we do not provide any company-wide medical protocols and rely on the expertise of our teams to make decisions that best serve their clients and teams. All of our practices are unique - from our small animal companion general practices, to our UrgentVet locations, and our mixed animal and equine practices. We would love to discuss our current openings with you further to see if you might be a good fit for our team!