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  • Veterinarian

    Job Locations US-WA-Seattle
    Company Name
    Emerald City Pet Rescue
  • Overview

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    Emerald City Pet Rescue is a nonprofit organization that exists to rescue abused, neglected and homeless animals. We are seeking a professional, reliable, and personable Veterinarian who is committed to practicing progressive high-level medicine, is dedicated to the pursuit of ongoing education, and who above all is passionate about animal rescue.


    Our state-of-the-art on-site hospital in Seattle offers a fully stocked surgical suite, digital radiology, ultrasound, Companion Laser unit, underwater treadmill, dental unit with digital radiology, IDEXX in-house bio analytics, hospital pharmacy, and a skilled support staff to insure our veterinarians can practice their best medicine. Local and regional boarded specialists are also utilized as needed on a referral basis to insure our veterinarians can follow through with more complex cases as they feel appropriate.


    ECPR offers competitive pay and an excellent benefits package.



    • Perform full intake, wellness, and recheck exams for all animals along with follow up treatment plans.
    • Perform both elective sterilization surgeries as well as general soft tissue surgeries as indicated. Limited orthopedic surgery capability is available.
    • Perform dentistry; a higher level of competency is required for many of our rescues.
    • Provide other husbandry information such as nutrition, housing, and behavior to the rescue staff.
    • Delegate tasks efficiently to support staff and keep communication clear and effective.
    • Advise staff on sanitary and sterile measures.
    • Assist in staff educational endeavors through both one-on-one teaching and group lectures and discussions.
    • Other duties as assigned.


    • DVM or equivocal from accredited school required.
    • 5+ years of experience preferred, however, we will consider the right internship-trained individual. Experience with equine and exotics a plus.
    • Shelter or rescue experience appreciated.
    • Some weekend and evening shifts may be required.
    • Knowledge of AVImark and Microsoft Office Suite preferred.

    To Apply: Applications are accepted using our online application process only. No phone calls please.


    Equal Opportunity Employer


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