Milwood Animal Clinic – Associate Veterinarian with Exotics Training


Job Type: Veterinarian

Work Type: Small Animal Only

Business Name: Milwood Animal Clinic

City: Portage

State: Michigan

Start Date: 2023-05-09

Contact Name: Karen Updike, DVM

Contact Email: [email protected]

Milwood Animal Clinic in Portage, MI is looking for an associate veterinarian to join our tight knit group. Our three doctor team sees exotics as well as dogs and cats. There is a 5:1 staff to doctor ratio, and we have 3 LVTs. The whole team is well trained on exotic pet handling and nursing care. This is a great opportunity for a new grad looking for experience in exotics, or a small animal veterinarian who has an interest in surgery. Our tenured doctors are open to mentorship. We are proud of our reputation in the community for providing compassionate care to our patients, and our ability to foster a supportive environment for our employees.

Full time DVM schedules consist of rotating 4 and 4.5 day workweeks with no weekend or on-call hours. A local ER covers evening and weekend emergencies.

Our updated facility offers:
diagnostic ultrasound
digital radiography (including dental)
2 IM3 high speed dental units
in-house blood chemistry machine
rigid endoscopes
incubators for exotic patients
blood pressure
pulse ox
multiple patient warming units
IV fluid pumps

Portage is conveniently located halfway between Chicago and Detroit. There are 13 amazing public parks in the area, including Ramona Park with a beautiful public beach on Long Lake. Lake Michigan is just a short drive away. We have a vibrant downtown scene with museums, live entertainment, and a wide variety of restaurants and brewpubs.

We offer competitive salary, medical benefits (including health, dental and vision), 401(k), employee assistance program (EAP), CE allowance, vacation, dues, liability coverage, mentorship and so much more.

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