Exciting career opportunities
Explore the challenges of medicine and the rewards of working with small animals, from family pets to working dogs. Today’s small animal veterinarian serves as “the other family doctor.” Advancements in training, preventive medicine, diagnostics, and treatments have created better animal health care than ever before. Some career options include:
- Small animal general private practice
- Small animal emergency medicine
- Specialty practice, requiring post-DVM advanced training through internship, residency, and board certification by veterinary specialty organization.
- Teaching and research
Courses designed to develop excellent practitioners
Our small animal faculty are renowned for their breadth of experience, groundbreaking research, and pioneering use and development of new treatment protocols. These senior clinicians provide instruction in the classroom and the clinic to develop passionate practitioners with excellent clinical knowledge and skills. Some track and elective courses include: