The Emergency Veterinarian assesses patients that present with a variety of potential urgent conditions that range in severity from mild to critical. We see a wide variety of medical and surgical cases. Some may require emergency procedures and surgery. We have board certified surgery but do encourage our doctors to perform procedures as well at their own pace with guidance and mentorship as needed. Our candidate must be confident and display composure under pressure. He or she must be knowledgeable, adaptable and embrace teamwork. Top level medical and surgical care are integral as is dedication to client service.
Diagnose and treat diseases and injuries of pets; primarily dogs and cats
Examine animals to determine the nature of disease or injury
Design and implement treatment options that best fit the needs of the patient and the client
Effectively communicate and work with staff members in a positive team driven approach to order maximize patient care and client satisfaction.
Communicate with referring veterinarians
Participate in ongoing education, seminars, and training as appropriate
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree
2 + years of experience practicing veterinary medicine in a Veterinary Hospital
setting is preferred
Internship trained is also preferred
Ability to attain Connecticut Veterinary License
Rarebreed Veterinary Partners is a purpose-driven team placing talent first by
supporting professionals to thrive in our industry and empowering hospital teams to
provide exceptional care for pets and their owners. We pride ourselves on going the
extra mile to create exceptional work experiences for our hospital teams. We focus on
providing the best culture, tools, and support to our hospitals to allow the staff to focus
on what they love most, caring for our animal companions.
Veterinary Emergency Center of Canton is a state-of-the-art hospital located in
Canton, CT, just outside of Hartford. Our hospital has private exam rooms, a large
treatment area, an ultrasound/radiology room, a beautiful surgery suite and an in-house
laboratory and pharmacy. The hospital is open 7 days per week from 8am-12pm
Monday-Friday and 8am-8pm on Saturday and Sunday. We have 24-hour nursing care for our inpatients 7 days a week including holidays.
Canton is located just outside of the Greater Hartford, Connecticut area and has easy
access to everything a big city has to offer. We are located halfway between New York City and Boston. Canton is picturesque with great walking
trails, beautiful rivers, and ski slopes. For families, Canton offers top rated schools, great restaurants, and shopping. With an easy commute into Hartford, you can enjoy the
small town feel while being close to the big city!
What do we have to offer?
At Rarebreed, we provide employees in the veterinary profession the best work
experience by creating and fostering a great culture where you can thrive. We value you
and offer a one-of-a-kind, flexible total compensation package that consists of the
Competitive medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage (or opt out incentive)
Company paid 3% 401(k) contribution
Generous paid time off to ensure work/life integration
Employee Referral Award Program
Company-paid life insurance, short term, and long-term disability
Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Access to Employee Assistance Programs
Continuing education time off and reimbursement
Pet Care discounts for your family pets at our clinics
Free monthly wellness meetings focusing on stress & anxiety reduction and
Free online group exercise classes, such as yoga and HIIT (High Energy Interval
Training), twice a week, taught by certified trainers
Free quarterly financial wellness classes to provide guidance in areas such as student
loan debt, budgeting, improving credit scores, mortgages, and refinancing.
Employment will require successful completion of references and background check.
Rarebreed Veterinary Partners provides equal employment opportunities to all
employees and applicants for employment in all job classifications without regard to
sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, national origin, veteran
status, and other classifications protected by applicable state and local
Learn more about our career opportunities at: https://rarebreedvet.com/careers/
About Rarebreed Veterinary Partners
Rarebreed Veterinary Partners is a purpose driven team placing talent first by supporting professionals to thrive in our industry and empowering hospital teams to provide exceptional care for pets and their owners. We pride ourselves on going the extra mile to create exceptional work experiences for our hospital teams. We focus on providing the best culture, tools and support to our hospitals to allow the staff to focus on what they love most, caring for our animal companions.