We are looking for an intern for our equine sports medicine practice in central North Carolina. A short term associate position would be considered. The position would include 3 months of riding with the senior veterinarian, progressing to increased primary care responsibilities. When the intern feels capable, the emergency calls will be shared with the senior veterinarian. Skills gained include:
*high quality primary care tailored to the needs of (mostly) very nice horses
*lameness examinations including moving and standing examination, nerve and joint blocks, digital radiography, ultrasonography, joint injections
*dentistry using hand or power tools, dental endoscopy
*case management and continuity allowing for development of excellent client comunication skills
*emergency skills including colic management, lacerations, eye diseases, lameness. Referral to nearby NCSU when needed.
Discussion of the position with former associates is possible. Salary is $32,000 per year and a$250 per month housing stipend. Veterinary dues and professional liability insurance will be paid by the practice. Two weeks of paid vacation and $1500 continuing education budget is included. North Carolina Veterinary License is required. Australian citizens will be considered for this position.
Additional Salary Information: $250 monthly housing stipend provided.CE budget, AVMA and AAEP dues
Triangle Equine is a mobile veterinary service in central North Carolina focusing on sports medicine. We have a balance of performance and pleasure horses with clients that are willing to invest in high quality care. Excellent client service and communication are a priority of the practice. We strive to offer modern veterinary care tailored to the client's needs and resources. Our practice offe...rs digital radiography, ultrasound, endoscopy and dental endoscopy. Our veterinarians work in a collegial, supportive environment with access to quality continuing education. The practice owner, Dr. Sally Vivrette, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and helps to keep diagnostic and therapeutic options current. She also is a readily available mentor for practice associates.