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Job Book For Iowa

Date Posted: 7/10/2017
Practice Name: L.P.C. Vet Clinic
City: Porte City, IA 50651
Phone 319-342-2176
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate

La Porte City Veterinary Clinic in La Porte City, Iowa is seeking a full time veterinarian to join our two doctor practice. We also work out of a satellite office located in Vinton, Iowa. We are a well established mixed animal practice with a solid client base. Large animal work consists primarily of cow/calf feedlot. We offer in-house CBC and blood chemistry, radiography, dental prophylaxis and ultrasound capabilities. Competitive salary and future buy in potential, new vet truck and cell phone provided. Responsibilities would include large and small animal, surgery and shared on call duties. If there is any questions please contact us at (319)342-2176. Please send resumes to: L.P.C. Vet Clinic
                                                                            105 Commercial St.
                                                                            La Porte City, IA 50651

Date Posted: 5/1/2017
Contact Person: Dr. Clayton Riedell
Practice Name: Valley Veterinary Center P.C.
Address: 908 South Second St
City: Cherokee, IA 51012
Phone 712-225-5200
Fax: 712-225-5253
Email: valvet@qwestoffice.net
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate

Satellite clinics:     Holstein and Ida Grove  
Practicing Veterinarians:    
Dr. Mark Carlson, DVM Class of 1973; Dr. Steve Benson, DVM Class of 1988; Dr. Britt Carlson, DVM Class of 2006;
Dr. Melissa Friederichsen, DVM Class of 2008; Dr. Clayton Riedell, DVM Class of 2012; Dr. Jared Bruhn, DVM Class of 2013; Dr. Lisa Yeske-Livermore, DVM Class of 2015; Dr. Paige Hansen, DVM Class of 2005.
Practice Type: Mixed        AAHA Certified: No        Position is: Full Time

Practice Breakdown:
33% Cow/Calf        5% Swine    1% Equine        20% Canine
33% Feedlot        2% Dairy    1% Small Ruminant    15% Feline

Practice Specialties:
Bovine Estrus Synchronization and Artificial Insemination/Small Animal Ultrasonic Dental Equipment
Bovine Embryo Recovery, Freezing and Implanting/Small Animal Ultrasound and X-Ray Bovine Semen Evaluation    /Small Animal Cold Laser Therapy
Ultrasound Pregnancy Evaluation, Swine & Bovine/Small Animal Cremation
PigChamp Record System
Cow/Calf Record System

Additional Comments:     All clinics communicate on the same computer system with Infinity software.  

The Cherokee clinic has 2 small animal exam rooms, 1 surgery room and 3 kennel rooms (feline, hospital, and canine).  Capabilities include gas anesthesia, x-ray, ultrasound, in-house blood machines and U/A.  Large animal resources include 1 portable manual chute, 2 portable hydraulic chutes, 2 portable hydraulic tub/chutes, large animal surgery/working room, bovine neonatal ICU, and embryo transfer lab.  

The satellite clinic in Holstein is equipped for routine small animal appointments and surgeries and in-house large animal working facilities.  Ida Grove is equipped for routine small animal appointments and surgeries.

Cherokee: Population 5,000     Holstein: Population 1,400     Ida Grove: Population 2,100

Responsibilities of Employee:
Primarily production animal medicine and surgery:  
Full time veterinarians share after-hours emergency calls equally (currently 5 on call veterinarians).

Special interests/talents desired in employee: Strong desire to practice quality and progressive veterinary medicine in a farming community.  Ability to communicate and work with clients and co-workers.  Willingness to continue to learn.  

Competitive salary based on experience        Malpractice Insurance
Vet box and equipment                IVMA Dues and dues for 2 other organizations
Person to contact:  Dr. Clayton Riedell-712-660-9799