The Equine Center in San Luis Obispo California is seeking to add an experienced staff DVM. The position is for both ambulatory and hospital practice. Case load is primarily performance and pleasure horses, with some breeding work as well. There is a very small amount of service provided for other species owned by our equine clients. The hospital is fully equipped with surgical facilities, as well as a complete diagnostic armament including endoscopy/gastroscopy, digital radiography, ultrasound, Lameness Locator, thermography and nuclear scintigraphy. Two in-house laboratories provide hematology, blood chemistry and microbiological service. The position includes the supervision of Interns and Externs. The entire facility is on a 20 acre compound and also includes a fully equipped breeding shed, and rehabilitation services including a High Speed treadmill, gallop track, and two outdoor arenas. The practice also serves several local horse shows.
San Luis Obispo is located in the heart of California's Central Coast wine country. The community offers a very high quality of life both in terms of environment and affluence. To learn more visit:http://www.sanluisobispocounty.com/visitors/
Experience in equine practice, preferably sports medicine. California License, DEA license and Federal accreditation. A special interest in sports medicine and surgery a plus, but this is a full spectrum equine practice position.
Additional Salary Information: Base salary based on current AVMA published standard for level of experience, plus percentage and after hours / EMS bonus
The Equine Center
Located on the beautiful Central Coast of California in San Luis Obispo County at 4850 Davenport Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401; The Equine Center has been helping the Horse Community since 1985. Whether it be a backyard horse, a child’s first pony, a trusty trail horse or an Olympic athlete, the Equine Center prides itself in assisting every patient and client that come ...through our doors.
Our core staff is comprised of talented veterinarians. The support staff includes skilled technicians who are devoted to patient care 24 hours a day, talented and experienced farriers, and alternative medicine specialists. We are happy to have interns from around the world join our staff for their practical experience.