Employment at Valley Lyons Pet Hospital

Employment at Valley Lyons Pet Hospital

Veterinarian

  • Treat sick and injured animals by prescribing medication, setting bones, dressing wounds, and performing surgery.
  • Examine animals to assess general physical condition.
  • Examine animals to detect and determine the nature of diseases or injuries.
  • Analyze test data and images to inform diagnosis or treatment.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment.
  • Operate radiographic equipment, ultrasound equipment and other diagnostic equipment and interpret the resulting images.
  • Develop medical treatment plans.
  • Collect biological specimen from patients.
  • Collect body tissue, feces, blood, urine, or other body fluids for examination and analysis.
  • Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.
  • Operate on patients to treat conditions.
  • Determine protocols for medical procedures.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
  • Immunize patients.
  • Inoculate animals against various diseases such as rabies or distemper.
  • Inspect and test dogs and cats to detect the presence of communicable diseases.
  • Provide health and wellness advice to patients, program participants, and caregivers.
  • Educate the public about diseases that can be spread from animals to humans.
  • Advise animal owners regarding sanitary measures, feeding, general care, medical conditions, or treatment options.
  • Supervise medical support personnel and train/supervise workers who handle and care for animals.
  • Inspect animal housing facilities to determine their cleanliness and adequacy.
  • Determine the effects of drug therapies, antibiotics, or new surgical techniques.
  • Analyze medical data to determine cause of death.
  • Conduct postmortem studies and analyses to determine the cause of animals' deaths.
  • Plan and execute animal nutrition and reproduction programs.
  • Counsel clients about the deaths of their pets and about euthanasia decisions for their pets.
  • Euthanize animals.
  • Establish and conduct quarantine and testing procedures that prevent the spread of diseases to other animals or, to humans, and that comply with applicable government regulations.
  • Train medical providers.
  • Maintain medical and professional knowledge.
  • Attend lectures, conferences, or continuing education courses.

Requirements:

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine AND 1 year of experience in job offered AND CA Veterinary License

Mail Resumes To:

Caring Hands Vets Inc., Ref #4001; 24882 Apple St., Newhall, CA 91321