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Date Submitted: 5/24/2019
Contact Person: Kirsten Friedrichs
Practice Name: Lansing Animal Hospital
Address: 17916 Torrence Avenue
City: Lansing, IL 60438
Phone: (630) 712-0120
Email: kirsten@obrienvetgroup.com
Web Site: www.lansingpetvet.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Are you an experienced, outgoing associate with a passion for primary care? Looking for a location with easy access to big-city amenities of Chicago, being only 30 minutes to downtown and northwest Indiana? Look no further than Lansing Animal Hospital, a modern, well-equipped facility where veterinarians practice medicine on their own terms. This position is perfect for the right candidate who wants independence when it comes to practicing medicine. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive medical, surgical and wellness care, with an emphasis on client education, disease prevention and dentistry. The Lansing team is proud to be a part of the fabric of Illinois and northwest Indiana since 1957, with client relationships that have spanned multiple generations. Our full-service hospital is equipped with everything you need to shine, and you’ll love your new veterinary colleagues. The staff is experienced, cross-trained, and works diligently to provide first-class education and follow-through to our clientele. You’ll have everything you need to do your best work, in a supportive environment with competitive pay and innovative benefits. Candidates should: • Be Positive and Energetic • Enjoy collaboration with colleagues • Be compassionate and a good communicator • Have passion for wellness and preventative care • Show proficiency in routine soft tissue surgeries and dentistry Duties may include: • Examining, diagnosing and treating animals for medical conditions • Performing routine and non-routine surgical procedures • Testing for and vaccinating against diseases • Advising pet owners about general and preventative care, medical conditions and treatments • Prescribing medication Additional Salary Information: competitive pay and benefits based on skills and experience.

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Date Submitted: 5/24/2019
Contact Person: Kirsten Friedrichs
Practice Name: Bevlab Animal Hospital
Address: 2949 Burr Oak Avenue
City: Blue Island, IL 60406
Phone: (630) 712-0120
Email: kirsten@obrienvetgroup.com
Web Site: www.bevlabvet.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type:
An experienced veterinarian with a touch of charisma would be a great fit at our Bevlab Animal Hospital. Our progressive companion animal clinic is situated within commuting distance to downtown Chicago, making Blue Island, IL, the perfect location for a family or for anyone who loves everything the great city of Chicago has to offer. Be the doctor you want to be: This position is the perfect opportunity for the right candidate who wants independence when it comes to practicing medicine. At our hospital, we are dedicated to service and providing comprehensive medical, surgical, and preventative care. Having been a part of this community since 1968, the Bevlab team is proud to be a community fixture, having built relationships that have spanned the generations. Our hospital is fully equipped with everything you need to shine, and you’ll love your new veterinary colleagues. The staff is experienced, cross-trained, and works diligently to provide first class education and follow through to our clientele. Talk to your future Bevlab colleagues, and they’ll tell you just how fulfilling working at Bevlab can be. Candidates should: • Be Positive and Energetic • Enjoy collaboration with colleagues • Be compassionate and a good communicator • Have passion for wellness and preventative care • Show proficiency in routine soft tissue surgeries and dentistry Duties may include: • Examining, diagnosing and treating animals for medical conditions • Performing routine and non-routine surgical procedures • Testing for and vaccinating against diseases • Advising pet owners about general and preventative care, medical conditions and treatments • Prescribing medication Additional Salary Information: competitive pay and benefits based on skills and experience.

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Date Submitted: 5/10/2019
Contact Person: Mr. David Aul
Practice Name: Care Animal Hospital
Address: 1195 E Palatine Rd
City: Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: (847) 394-0455
Email: david.aul@carevets.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Externship
Externship Requirements: - Open to third-year or fourth-year veterinary student enrolled in an accredited DVM program - 2-4 week externship during school year (summer externships are available from 40-10 weeks) - Flexible schedule of 40 hours per week (including evenings and weekends) - AVMA PLIT liability insurance (free for AVMA student members) and medical insurance required - Authorized to work in the United States

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Date Submitted: 5/10/2019
Practice Name: Rand Road Animal Hospital
Address: 1824 N. Rand Road
City: Palatine, IL 60074
Phone: (847) 359-7611
Email: randroadanimalhospital@gmail.com
Web Site: randroadanimalhospital.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Associate Veterinarian - FT or PT - Signing Bonus Rand Road Animal Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic Associate Veterinarian to join our dedicated staff. Our full service, privately owned Small Animal Hospital is a well established, busy, high quality practice in the Chicago Northwest suburb of Palatine, IL. We treat our patients as if they were our own pets. We offer a professional yet relaxed atmosphere and a friendly, hardworking team. Rand Road Animal Hospital has reasonable office hours, with no 'on call" requirements, allowing you a healthy work/life balance. We have a culture of teamwork, mentoring and collaboration which supports professional growth. We have a well equipped, updated facility with digital radiology, high speed dental unit, digital dental radiology, in house lab, tonovet, in house pharmacy, surgical suite and easy access to specialists. Mobile access to cardiac/abdominal ultrasound is available. Our ideal associate has a positive attitude, a strong work ethic and effectively communicates and collaborates with both our clients and team members. Duties will include diagnostics, general medicine, dentistry and surgery. Office hours are by appointment. Rand Road Animal Hospital offers a competitive compensation package including a signing bonus, relocation allowance, health care stipend, paid time off, insurance, association dues, licenses, continuing education, uniform allowance, great discounts on services, medications and food, along with an IRA. Full time or Part time hours are available, 20-32 hours weekly, with a negotiable rotating schedule. We invite both experienced DVMs and new graduates to apply. Please email your cover letter and resume to randroadanimalhospital@gmail.com. Visit us on Facebook or check out our website

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Date Submitted: 4/19/2019
Contact Person: Nicholas Tetrick
Practice Name: Peotone Animal Hospital
Address: 431 S Governors Hwy
City: Peotone, IL 60468
Phone: (818) 912-1604
Email: Nick.Tetrick@nva.com
Web Site: https://peotonevet.com/
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate
Peotone Animal Hospital in Peotone, IL seeks an Associate DVM to join our team. Peotone Animal Hospital is a well-established practice situated south of the Chicago suburbs. The hospital has been part of the community for over 60 years consisting of 80% small animal and 20% food animal/equine. The Associate Veterinarian’s responsibilities will be for both large and small animal medicine and surgery. The four doctors have a combined 62 years of experience at Peotone Animal Hospital. Our valuable team includes three certified veterinary technicians who help support our doctors. New grads are welcome to apply! The hospital has Ultrasound, Surgical and therapeutic lasers Sonoscape, S8 ultrasound, Ibex portable rectal ultrasound, digital radiography, Digital intraoral radiography, Midmark mobile dental unit, and a complete Idexx CBC and blood chemistry station. We offer paid Health and Professional insurances, dues, licenses, stipend for CE and related travel, 401K and two weeks PTO. If interested, send resume to Nick.Tetrick@nva.com.

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Date Submitted: 4/19/2019
Contact Person: Nicholas Tetrick
Practice Name: Lake Street Animal Hospital
Address: 1400 Lake St
City: Roselle, IL 60172
Phone: (818) 912-1604
Email: Nick.Tetrick@nvanet.com
Web Site: www.lakestreetanimalhosp.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Lake Street Animal Hospital in Roselle, IL seeks an Associate DVM to join our team. As an Associate DVM at Lake Street Animal Hospital you will be able to effectively communicate and provide personal attention to the unique concerns of each individual pet owner and client. Our 5 doctor, progressive and paper lite practice offers the following state of the art medical equipment and services: Newly expanded facility with 5 exam rooms (1 is feline exclusive); Treatment area, surgery suite, dental suite & separate grooming suite; In-house laboratory capabilities via IDEXX Procyte, Snap tests, Sedivue urinalysis; We work with Idexx referral laboratory; In-house abdominal and cardiac Ultrasound; In-house digital radiography via IDEXX vision and digital dental radiography via Midmark VetPro and Progeny; We offer Orthopedic Surgery and Advanced Dentistry; Companion Therapeutic Laser; Complete pharmacy; AVImark electronic medical record computer system. Benefits: Health Insurance; Life Insurance, Short term/Long Term disability; Paid vacation, sick time and paid holidays; State License and DEA- we will pay the renewal costs. New grads welcome to apply! If interested, send resumes to Nick.Tetrick@nva.com.

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Date Submitted: 4/19/2019
Contact Person: Nicholas Tetrick
Practice Name: Valley Animal Hospital
Address: 810 E State St
City: Geneva, IL 60134
Phone: (818) 912-1604
Email: Nick.Tetrick@nvanet.com
Web Site: www.genevavah.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Valley Animal Hospital is 40 miles west of Chicago. We are a busy 5-doctor hospital looking to add a full-time experienced Veterinary Associate to our dedicated and professional team. Though our ideal candidate would have experience, we welcome new grads with a positive attitude and willingness to learn to apply. We’re located in Geneva which is about 40 miles west of Chicago, and is one of the stops on the Metra line, making commuting downtown Chicago easy. The client and their pet are not part of our practice- they are part of our FAMILY. We have dedicated and excellent clientele that expect the best quality medicine and surgery available with the benefit of never being on call after hours. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about Veterinary Medicine and can provide preventative care, see appointments, perform general/routine surgeries as well as emergencies during regular hours. If interested, send resumes to Nick.Tetrick@nva.com.

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Date Submitted: 4/19/2019
Contact Person: Nicholas Tetrick
Practice Name: Sandwich Veterinary Hospital
Address: 1214 E Church St
City: Sandwich, IL 60548
Phone: (818) 912-1604
Email: Nick.Tetrick@nvanet.com
Web Site: http://www.sandwichvet.com/
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate
Associate Veterinarian opening in Sandwich, IL Sandwich Veterinary Hospital is a busy 3-doctor hospital looking to add a full-time experienced Veterinary Associate to our dedicated and professional team. Our quiet town is located southwest of Chicago and we treat small and large animals with the exception of equine. The client and their pet are not part of our practice- they are part of our FAMILY. You can practice the most up to date medicine during office hours with the benefits of never being on call after hours. The managing team emphasize veterinary wellness hours as a top priority and values of self-care. Our ideal candidate is passionate about Veterinary Medicine and can provide preventative care, see appointments, perform general/routine surgeries as well as emergencies during regular hours. We provide surgery, dentistry, dermatology and ER services. Our hospital has 5 exam rooms, a large treatment area, surgical suite, client waiting areas and a full boarding facility. We offer: Health Insurance Life Insurance, Short term/Long Term disability Bonus Program 401 (K) plan Paid vacation, sick time and paid holidays State License and DEA - we will pay the renewal costs For more information, please visit: http://www.sandwichvet.com/ If interested, please send resumes to Nick.Tetrick@nva.com.

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Date Submitted: 4/9/2019
Contact Person: Peter Lysakowski DVM, MS
Practice Name: Rand Road Animal Hospital
Address: 1824 N Rand Road
City: Palatine, IL 60074
Phone: (847) 359-7611
Email: RANDROADANIMALHOSPITAL@GMAIL.COM
Web Site: Randroadanimalhospital>com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Associate Veterinarian - Full or Part Time Rand Road Animal Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic Associate Veterinarian to join our dedicated staff. Our full service, privately owned Small Animal Hospital is a well established, busy, high quality practice in the Chicago Northwest suburb of Palatine, IL. We have reasonable office hours, with no 'on call" requirements, allowing for a healthy work/life balance. At Rand Road Animal Hospital we treat our patients as if they were our own pets. Most of our patients are cats and dogs, but occasionally we see a variety of small mammals, reptiles and birds. We have a well equipped, updated facility with digital radiology, high speed dental unit, digital dental radiology, in house lab, tonovet, in house pharmacy, surgical suite and easy access to specialists. Mobile access to cardiac/abdominal ultrasound is available. Our ideal associate has a positive attitude, a strong work ethic and effectively communicates and collaborates with both our clients and team members. Duties will include diagnostics, general medicine, dentistry and surgery. Office hours are by appointment. At Rand Road Animal Hospital we offer a professional yet relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff and civilized office hours. We have a culture of teamwork, mentoring and collaboration which allows for professional growth. Compensation package is competitive and includes paid time off, insurance, association dues, licenses, continuing education, uniform allowance, great discounts on services, medications and food, along with an IRA. Full time or Part time is negotiable. Ideally, we want someone to join our practice for the long term. Please email your cover letter and resume to randroadanimalhospital@gmail.com. Please visit us on Facebook or check out our website randroadanimalhospital.com.

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Date Submitted: 3/22/2019
Contact Person: Dr. Annette Morrow
Practice Name: Brix Veterinary Service
City: Shelbyville, IL
Phone: (217) 774-5464
Email: morrowdvm@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.brixvet.com
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate
Full-time associate veterinarian needed at 3-doctor well-established, growing mixed animal practice in central Illinois. Brix Veterinary Service in Shelbyville, IL, is a full service well-equipped facility that includes in-house VetScan lab, dental equipment, digital dental x-ray, Cardell monitoring, x-ray machine, small and large animal ultrasounds, heated livestock handling facility and more. Practice is 75% small animal and 25% large animal (mainly cow-calf). Long-term fun-loving staff and loyal clientele give an excellent work environment. New graduates welcome - mentorship provided and valued. Benefit package includes paid vacation, well days, CE days & holidays. Liability, VIN membership, simple IRA match, and monthly allowance to be used at associate's discretion for dues, books, CE, etc. Mobile veterinary unit provided for farm calls. On-call duty is evenly split, with production bonus for after-hours services. Potential for partnership available to the right candidate. Shelbyville boasts a low cost of living and is located next to a lake and two state parks, making it an ideal location for outdoor recreation. Visit http://www.brixvet.com; which includes a virtual tour of the hospital. Contact Dr. Annette Morrow 217-774-5464 or email morrowdvm@gmail.com

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Date Submitted: 2/9/2019
Contact Person: Charlie Durbin
Practice Name: Durbin Veterinary Clinic
Address: 1209 E. Third St.
City: St. Peter, IL 62880
PO Box 185
Phone: (618) 349-6446 Dr. Durbin cell 618-292-8072
Fax: (618) 349-6499
Email: cdurbin57@frontiernet.net
Web Site: durbinvetclinic.com
Practice Type: Mixed
Job Type: Associate
Very progressive and innovative mixed animal practice seeking applicants. 65% large animal (Predominantly Bovine) and 35% small animal. Candidate would share on call duties with the other three veterinarians. Vets work four 10 hour days weekly, giving all doctors multiple day weekends. The salary is competitive with a base salary plus production incentives monthly. Incentives are also paid for emergency calls. Fringe benefits include health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, retirement plan, continuing education allowance, paid 2 weeks’ vacation, paid sick/personal days, dues paid for AVMA, ISMVA and 1 other veterinary organization. The clinic is located in a very rural community located close to state parks and only 90 miles from a metro area. The cost of living is cheaper than most other locations in Illinois. Our clinic treats our clients as friends and our patients as family. The clinic is equipped with digital x-ray, 3 ultrasounds, gas anesthesia with Cardell patient monitor, and Abaxis Chemistry and CBC machines. The clinic includes a large animal haul in facility and an isolation ward for sick animals. We are also set up with cameras allowing doctors to monitor patients at night. Email your resume to cdurbin57@frontiernet.net You may also check us out on our website at durbinvetclinic.com We are looking for the right person to fit our practice. New graduates are welcome to apply. We have a good mentoring program while still allowing you to practice and grow as a doctor without constantly watching over your shoulder. We provide a happy staff working in a clean clinic and we believe in working together to achieve a successful route of treatment for our patients. Come work with the best support staff ever!

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Date Submitted: 1/29/2019
Contact Person: Deana Corbin
Practice Name: Animal Protective League
Address: 1001 Taintor Road
City: Springfield, IL 62702
Phone: (217) 415-0293
Fax: (217) 528-3051
Email: dcorbin@apl-shelter.org
Web Site: www.apl-shelter.org
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
The Animal Protective League (APL) in Springfield, Illinois is an established animal welfare organization that operates an HVHQ spay/neuter clinic and a limited admission animal shelter. APL is dedicated to ending pet overpopulation through spay/neuter, adoption, and various community programs, including a low-cost wellness clinic. Since the clinic opened in 2006 we have performed over 150,000 surgeries, and area euthanasia rates have dropped more than 70%. We are seeking a compassionate, enthusiastic, and like-minded full-time and/or part-time veterinarian(s) to join us in our mission to end the euthanasia of healthy adoptable animals in our community and beyond. Our two full-time clinic veterinarians perform 13,000 spay/neuter surgeries and provide wellness care to 1,000 locally owned animals annually. The veterinarian is responsible for performing spay/neuter surgeries for the public and shelter animals, performing wellness appointments at monthly vaccine clinics, participating in occasional community pet wellness initiatives, and treating shelter animals on an as-needed basis. Enjoy living in a metropolitan capital city with a small-town feel. Springfield offers a cost of living that is 15% below the national average, great public and parochial schools, and a lively arts community. The Springfield area is best known for its numerous Abraham Lincoln historical sites. Not a Lincoln junkie? Visit the area’s 30 parks, make the easy drive to St. Louis, or take Amtrak to Chicago. Competitive salary and benefits, including health insurance, vacation time, and CEUs. Email resume and cover letter to: Deana Corbin, Executive Director, dcorbin@apl-shelter.org.

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Date Submitted: 1/23/2019
Contact Person: Dr Kristine Preiser
Practice Name: Preiser Animal Hospital
Address: 2975 Milwaukee Ave
City: Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847) 764-9919 text/email/call anytime! I'd love for you meet my amazing team!
Fax: (847) 827-7176
Email: KPreiserDVM@gmail.com
Web Site: www.PreiserAnimalHospital.com
Practice Type: Small
Job Type: Associate
Established small animal practice with excellent client base and community involvement in Northbrook looking for a highly motivated team player to practice with our 3-4 doctor dynamic hospital. Up to date, progressive with a passionate and highly educated veteran support staff, who all possess a super client and patient focused work ethic. Great schedule to ensure work/life balance. Digital radiology, therapy laser, cutting laser, in-house lab and ultrasound. Our Team really focuses on teamwork and enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but bring your special interests and we enjoy sharing amongst our team our talents! Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Looking for a long term DVM to establish his/her own client relationships! We have very loyal and amazing clientele!

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