Associate Veterinarian opportunity with a highly-respected hospital in Montana
Companion Animal Practices North America (CAPNA)
August 3, 2018
Type & Experience Level:
Full Time - Any experience level considered
DVM or equivalent
ome to work in Montana! Patient care is our priority and pets are our passion. Amherst Animal Hospital, a full service, AAHA accredited practice is looking for an associate veterinarian that shares our passion for pets to join our team. We are located in beautiful southwest Montana between Glacier National Park and Yellowstone Park. Butte is in the heart of the Rocky Mountains and is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise. The Continental Divide is within minutes of our clinic with access to the nationally acclaimed Continental Divide Trail. We have world class mountain biking, skiing, rock climbing, hiking and camping just a short drive away. We have many blue ribbon lakes, rivers and streams nearby offering some of the best fishing in the northwest. Our vibrant community has a rich and colorful history.
Why are we different from other veterinary hospitals?
We are AAHA-Accredited
We have 4 veterinarians on staff with over 70 years of experience
We have a large support staff for our veterinarians with 12 technicians and assistants
We have a large, loyal client base. Many families have been coming to us for 3 generations
We have been serving the pets of southwest Montana for over 28 years
We are dedicated to giving back to our community that supports us
We place an emphasis on staff education by providing an educational based environment
We are looking for an associate to join our current medical staff of four veterinarians. The doctors rotate between patient receiving and surgery. Besides routine surgeries and dental prophylaxis, we do many soft tissue surgeries and orthopedic procedures. For orthopedic cases, we utilize external fixators, bone plates, IM pins, and TPLO plating. We do endoscopy, as well as ultrasonography. After hours emergency care is provided to our clients. The doctors share the on-call duty, averaging one night of call per week and one weekend of call per month. Our salary is competitive and our benefit package is complete.
About Companion Animal Practices North America (CAPNA)
CAPNA (Companion Animal Practices North America) is a national group of high quality companion animal practices that continue to strive to improve the practice of medicine and surgery which is the key to our lasting success in Veterinary Medicine. CAPNA understands the important role of practice management in assuring the delivery of quality care to patients and excellent service to clients.
CAPNA founders are committed to building financially successful practices that can better meet the needs of the clients and pets they love.The CAPNA business model encourages innovation and ‘operational autonomy’ at the local practice level while delivering efficiencies developed from a centralized shared service department.