VCA Avondale Veterinary Hospital located in Des Moines, Iowa is looking for an Associate Veterinarian who enjoys practicing advanced medicine with a cohesive, tenured team.
VCA Avondale has something for every career path! We perform ultrasounds, orthopedic surgeries, and advanced dentistry in addition to excellent preventive medicine. We even have a Rehabilitation and Laser Therapy Center! If you are a fan of the felines, we have a separate cat only hospital section where our feline friends can get the best of care in a calm, quiet environment. We also have a great boarding facility that includes deluxe vacation suites and offers Doggie Day Care and Grooming. If there is an area you want to grow in, we are here for you!
Our hospital has been serving the Des Moines community for over 45 years. We are AHAA accredited and believe in providing the best possible care to our patients. We are a Gold Standard Feline Friendly practice and are seeking accreditation as a Fear Free practice as well.
We are open 6 days a week and our doctors work 4 day work weeks with a rotating Saturday schedule. We do our best to be flexible for our doctors as well as meet the needs of our hospital.
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians to give pets the very best in medical care, of which over 600 are board certified specialists who are experts in areas such as oncology, cardiology, emergency and critical care, and surgery for animals. VCA Animal Hospitals provides a full range of general practice services to keep pets well and specialized treatments when pets are ill. As part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of brands, VCA is committed to its purpose—A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS®.