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buttonHuntley Veterinary Hospital located in the NW suburbs of Chicago is seeking a competent, caring and enthusiastic full-time associate.  Pleasant work environment in an attractive, well-equipped hospital enjoying trained long-term staff.  Please email résumé to Joseph Seng, DVM at

buttonDurbin Vet Clinic, P.C., a mixed animal practice in St. Peter, IL, is looking to expand from three to four doctors. The practice has definite buy in potential. In our practice, we believe in having fun at work and in life and strive to treat our patients like they are one of the family. We are a team striving to provide excellent care to animals, large and small. Presently, we have 3 DVM's, 3 CVT's, 3 veterinary assistants and an office manager. The doctors split nights and weekends on call evenly. Each doctor works a 4 day week giving many 3 and 4 day weekends. The salary is competitive with incentives plus benefits. Benefits are comparable to other clinics. Vet trucks are supplied to each veterinarian. We have 2 ultrasounds, Abaxis in house blood machines, Cornerstone software, x-ray, and an up-to-date, and recently remodeled, surgery suite including a dental machine and Cardell monitor. We also have a large animal haul-in facility right at the office. We are willing to design a mentoring program to meet the needs of the new doctor. We are willing to design your work schedule so that you can deal with your species preference and design your schedule to match what you are interested in doing in your off time. You may look at our website if you wish at If you are interested please contact Charlie Durbin, DVM, either by phone at 618-292-8072 or by email at

buttonBusy two doctor small animal practice in north central Illinois looking for an associate veterinarian. We are a primary care hospital emphasizing preventative health care, medical services and surgery. Salary is negotiable adn we offer a simple IRA plan, CE fees, liability insurance, ISVMA and AVMA dues. Buy in would be possible for the right person. Please send resume to:

buttonSouth Suburban Low Cost Veterinary Services has a dynamic opportunity for a full-time veterinarian to join our brand new low cost veterinary clinic! The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in small animal surgery as well as internal medicine and preventative care. We offer full-time team members competitive benefits package including medical insurance, generous CE allowance, PTO and paid holidays, association dues, licensing fees, uniforms, personal pet care and professional liability coverage. For consideration, please email resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Natalie Valdez,

buttonMixed practice in beautiful southern Illinois, near St. Louis. Please join our team! We have a modern, state of the art facility with great staff. Looking for a full-time, dedicated team member to be the third doctor at this mixed practice. Let us visit to meet and discuss your talents, interests and opportunity for long term career. Contact Visit us on FB or our website at

buttonWe are a small animal practice in southern Illinois looking to hire a vet with a minimum 3 years of experience that is confident working alone. This high volume clinic that does several general surgeries a day and potentially will become a mixed animal practice. The salary will be by commission dependign on years of experience. There is also a possible relocation allowance. For more information or to apply please send your CV to or call 618-383-1774.

buttonEAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS. ANIMAL HEATH CARE CENTER, located 30 minutes south of University of Illinois, is seeking a full time veterinarian.  We are a small animal exclusive veterinary hospital, excellent support staff, digital radiography, in house labs and ultrasound to name a few.  Offering a very competitive base salary with bonus for production, pension plan and good benefits. Option for buy in. Call Dr. Livezey at 217-791-3619 or send inquiries/resume to

buttonBanfield Pet Hospital is growing and seeking Veterinarians to join our full-service, preventative care, companion animal hospitals.  Join a team committed to practicing the highest quality preventative medicine with modern equipment and diagnostics, and committed, well trained paraprofessional staff.  At Banfield, we celebrate and enrich the family pet relationship through our knowledge, expertise and products to make a better world for pets and people. Our doctors are the backbone of our company and as a doctor with Banfield, you will have the opportunity to utilize your passion, experience, skill, and expertise as a part of a high performing team.  With in-house labs, digital radiography, high speed dental equipment, and the largest data base of evidenced based medicine in the industry, you will have all the tools necessary to provide high quality care for the pets and clients you serve. We offer continuing education, opportunities for mentorship and coaching, unbeatable benefits, and the opportunity to continue to grow in your career.  Requirements:  Commitment to high quality Pet healthcare. Practice the highest quality medicine and surgery. Doctors see a diverse caseload including: preventative care, internal medicine, general medicine, and surgery. Perform procedures and treatment requiring a licensed DVM or equivalent. Use of PetWare® software for case-record documentation and client education purposes. Attend and participate in team meetings. Properly educate and communicate with clients. Communicate effectively with Team Members. Participate in improving the business performance of the Hospital. Maintain the highest quality service possible in our industry. Please contact: Heidi Berkley, 

buttonNORTH AVENUE ANIMAL HOSPITAL - 4-doctor AAHA accredited, primary care hospital in Bucktown/Wicker Park looking for a full-time associate. Well-established, spacious, fully equipped, practicing progressive medicine, surgery and dentistry. Cats and dogs only. Great clientele and support staff; competitive salary, benefits, with lots of room for professional and personal growth.  Please forward your resume & contact Marie at 773-278-1330, ext. #6,  NORTH AVENUE ANIMAL HOSPITAL, 1901 W. North Ave, Chicago.

buttonIlliana Veterinary Hospital seeks an associate to join our well-regarded practice. We are a busy, 3 doctor practice with long-established roots in our community. Our practice offers full-service, general veterinary care. In addition to providing routine care we also see a number of interesting cases. All after-hours emergencies are refereed allowing our associates a healthy work life balance. We welcome all candidates with a passion for providing comprehensive and compassionate medical, surgical and preventative healthcare. Interested candidates should contact Dr. Davis Jones by email:

buttonANIMAL EMERGENCY CLINIC in Bloomington, IL is seeking a full-time DVM. (Part-time position may be considered.) Salary plus production bonuses. Comprehensive benefits package. 3 shifts per week - nights, weekends, and holidays. We love our patients and our practice enjoys a high level of community involvement. Bloomington/Normal offers big-city activities with a hometown feel. To join our team please contact Dr. Patti Niehm via email at or fax resume to 309-828-5836.

button  Rapidly growing two-doctor practice in southwest suburban Tinley Park, IL, is looking for a full time veterinarian to join our Avenue Animal Hospital family.  While our practice has been established in the community for nearly thirty years, we are housed in a newly built 3-year-old facility and are on track to receive our AAHA accreditation in March.  We offer a brand new surgery suite and separate dental suite and are equipped with on-site laboratory, digital radiography, digital dental radiography; laser therapy, video otoscope and ultrasound.  Our clinic is also proud of our dedicated staff of experienced technicians who work hard and have fun doing it! So, if you are looking to join a practice that is growing, energetic, fun and fast paced; one that prides itself on teamwork and a warm caring approach toward clients and patients, then you may be just the doctor for us!  Please visit to learn more about us and email your resume and credentials to

buttonAnimal Care League is a 501(c) 3 organization providing shelter and medical care for over 2,000 animals each year.  Animal Care League serves as the stray holding facility for 5 surrounding villages, offers shelter and care for animals from local animal control partners and provides low-cost spay/neuter and vaccine services to the public. Animal Care League is searching for a highly motivated, experienced part-time to full-time Shelter Veterinarian to provide medical care and HQHVSN services to our shelter animals and public clients (duties split between surgery and shelter medicine).  We are looking for a skilled veterinarian who is comfortable in a fast-paced environment and is able to perform 20 plus surgeries per day.  Veterinarians would also help maintain a shelter of 150-250 animals.  Ideal candidates would be comfortable with in heat spays, pregnant spays, large dog surgeries, ability to perform  procedures such as leg amputation, enucleation, cherry eye sx, as  well as other lifesaving procedures.  Animal Care League houses exotics such as rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and birds so experience with exotics is preferred, or candidates must have a willingness to train/learn. Responsibilities would also include: communicating with key managers on medical plans and follow up for shelter animals; communicating with key managers on housing and containment of contagious diseases; performing occasional euthanasia; keeping thorough medical records; working through solutions and providing input on protocols, facility improvement, and overall medical operations; develop and manage inventory system for surgical supplies; help keep medical expenses within budgetary guidelines by developing/maintaining effective and efficient medical processes.  Candidates must possess a DVM degree and be licensed to practice in the State of Illinois.  Candidates must also be a team player with extraordinary communication and problem solving skills, and have a passion for homeless animals as well as people.  Candidates must be open to a flexible schedule including weekends and occasional on-call evenings/weekends and some special events.  Shelter medicine experience preferred.  Please send resume and cover letter to Kira Robson at:

buttonBusy, modern, mixed animal practice (predominately small animal) in Byron, Illinois is seeking licensed veterinarian, full or part time.  Salary will commensurate with experience.  Please send resume to for consideration.

buttonAll Pets Veterinary Clinic in Macomb, IL (west central) is looking for a full or part time veterinarian to join our team.  This well-equipped clinic has everything you need to practice medicine the way you were trained to practice. Full in-house Idexx lab (cbc, chem, coag, UA analyzer, electrolytes, and more), surgery laser, therapy laser, endoscope, ultrasound, radiology including a dental unit, tonopen, cryotherapy, etc.  New grads are welcome to apply. Contact Karen Blakeley at or 309-833-2365.

buttonGreat community, wonderful clients, and superb staff!  Fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, friendly experienced DVM to join our client orientated veterinary clinic.  Candidates must love practicing medicine, performing surgery and working with people!  Cleveland Veterinary Clinic is a well-established, growing practice located in the west suburbs of Chicago. We are seeking a highly driven, experienced veterinarian with a sound knowledge of surgery and progressive medicine, to become part of our caring and dedicated team.  Our state of the art facility includes CO2 Surgical Laser, Therapy Laser, Digital Radiology, Endoscope, Ultrasound and In-House Lab.  We offer our team members competitive compensation packages.   For consideration, please email resume and cover letter to Jennifer Dyrek -

buttonAssociate Veterinarian needed for well-established rapidly growing business with 2 hospital locations, in Central Illinois. We are seeking a highly energetic and motivated individual to become part of our caring and dedicated team.   Digital Radiology, Ultrasound and In-House Laboratory doing high volume of surgical and medical cases.  Must be professional, have a positive attitude, and good communication skills. Experience preferred but not required. Our team of 24 including 4 doctors is well trained, compassionate and committed to providing the best patient care and client service.  Competitive compensation and benefits package.  If your top priorities are pet's health, genuine quality care and personal service, please contact Jill, Practice Manager at

buttonMeadowbrook Veterinary Clinic, a large expanding, advanced care, AAHA accredited SA hospital, is adding an additional full-time veterinary associate.  We want a veterinarian interested in Internal Medicine/ Anesthesiology to add to our advanced care portfolio of ultrasound, laser surgery, laparoscopic surgery, chiropractic care, etc. Looking for an enthusiastic, personable team player with great communication skills.  No after-hours emergencies. For more information about our service, visit our website . Please send resume to or 1624 W War Memorial Drive, Peoria, IL  61614

button3-doctor AAHA accredited, cat friendly small animal clinic located in the south suburbs is looking for a part time associate veterinarian.  We practice progressive medicine and have digital radiography, laser surgery, full in house lab, a compassionate, well-trained staff and loyal clientele. We offer a competitive salary and benefits.  Send your resume and contact Dr. Heidi Hoogeweg at, (708) 339-4010. MARKHAM ANIMAL CLINIC.

buttonCapitol Illini Veterinary Services Ltd. located in Springfield and Chatham, Illinois is pleased to announce a position for Associate Veterinarian beginning in June 2016. We have over 50 years of service in Springfield Illinois and we are committed to mentoring our veterinarians.  Client communication, education and customer service are our top priorities. Our motto is “Healthy Pets Make Happy People”.  At Capitol Illini we emphasize patient wellness and best medicine first.
 Our practices are AAHA Certified, with ultrasound, endoscopy, dentistry services including digital dental radiography, digital radiology, in-house blood analyzers, Class IV Laser Therapy and orthopedic services. We have 6 full time DVM’s with a support staff of 32 dedicated employees. 
The position available is full time with no emergency call. Benefits include: 5 days CE with $2000 expenses, health insurance, malpractice and license defense insurance, dues to 4 professional organizations, and 2 weeks of vacation. Salary: negotiable, base with percentage of gross (ProSal) or guaranteed base.
Visit our website or find us on Facebook for more information and a tour of our practice.
Send resumes to Christina Holbrook DVM U of I 2009   217-714-6828

buttonYour Pet's Wellness is a progressive, modern veterinary hospital on the north side of Chicago. We are actively growing and are seeking an Associate Veterinarian who is highly motivated, and an enthusiastic team player to join our staff. We are currently a busy 3 1/2-doctor practice in the Bucktown area, with a growing presence in the Logan Square neighborhood as well.
We pride ourselves on the quality of the veterinary visit, by allowing 1-hour appointments for each new client. We have excellent clientele willing and able to treat their pets as family members.
Equipment includes full in-house lab including 2 Abaxis VS2s, CBC, digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, therapy laser, and ultrasound. We also have the ability to perform stem-cell and PRP therapy.
Requirements include:

  • Enthusiasm for continual learning and improvement
  • Excellent client communication skills and the ability to take initiative
  • Proficiency in dental care including interpreting dental x-ray, performing surgical extractions, & providing dental nerve blocks.

If you are looking to take a team approach to veterinary wellness care and start a journey with a blossoming hospital, this is the place for you!
Please send resumes and cover letter to:

buttonNorthern Chicago suburb, SA practice w/RE. Make 90K working 25 hrs wk. with lots of potential & room to expand. Call George Sikora, DVM or John Bryk, DVM toll free at 877-487-7765 or go to:

buttonVCA County West is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our multi-doctor small animal practice in Kankakee, Illinois. 

Drive our success as you drive your own—by using your superior medical judgment combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to build a loyal client base and heal pets. As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your professional growth. Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:       

    • Network of 3,800+ doctors, including more than 600 Specialists.
    • Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies in the U.S.
    • WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff.
    • Robust Clinical Studies program.
    • Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships and VCA Charities.  

Additionally, VCA adds value to your compensation package with the following:       

    • Competitive salary plus bonus potential.
    • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance.
    • Generous CE allowance.
    • Opportunity to teach and mentor.
    • 401(k).
    • Life and Long Term Disability insurance
    • Professional Liability coverage.                  

If interested in this opportunity, please apply at    


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