Progressive Animal Wellness

Associate Veterinarian

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Why choose this job

Avon, CT - We are seeking a confident, compassionate, highly skilled full-time veterinarian to join our healthcare staff. Leveraging the skills of our team of highly trained nurses to their maximum potential leaves our doctors free to maximize their diagnostic capabilities. We are looking for a self-starter who is dependable, energetic, willing to learn, and ready to excel. We enjoy mentoring recent graduates and would encourage you to apply. Strong interpersonal skills, excellent client service skills, and high-level communication skills are required. You will enjoy working in our modern, well-equipped facility located in the scenic and affluent Farmington Valley. We are just minutes from Hartford, CT and a couple of hours from both New York and Boston. Our newly renovated practice has a special interest in dentistry, preventive medicine, and optimizing quality of life for our patients. With over 2,300 active clients, our practice provides an education-centered environment that is friendly, moderate-paced, and professionally challenging while still maintaining our focus on client and patient service. Through the use of ultrasound, state of the art in-house laboratory, radiology, multi-model anesthetic monitors for every patient under anesthesia, and a fun, talented support staff, we provide exceptional care. In general, our clientele is well educated and expects the best for their pets. We provide an attractive compensation and benefit package, and a dedication to work-life balance that is becoming harder to find in the veterinary profession.


Typical to work 4 days a week, 1 Saturday a month. Weekdays consist of 4 hours in the AM, a 2-hour break for lunch, and 4 hours in the afternoon. Saturdays 8am-1pm. No Sundays, evenings or holidays.

Here's what you'll be doing

  • Medicine work-up
  • General consultation and examinations
  • Routine Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Routine Radiology
  • Anaesthesia
  • Routine Ultrasound

Some of our perks include

  • 100000 to 150000 USD per year
  • 21 days leave
  • Flexible hours
  • No holiday work
  • No work after hours
  • Sponsored membership fees
  • Funded continuous education
  • Nearby gym, running/cycling/hiking opportunities, excellent cafes and restaurants immediately nearby.
Avon, Connecticut
Mar 28, 2022
100000 to 150000 USD
Small animal

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Progressive Animal Wellness

See what we're all about

We are out to offer clients big hospital medicine in a small, family friendly practice.

The Team

Our team includes 3 veterinarians and 12 veterinary nurses / techs