The Canterbury Equine Clinic is a 5 veterinarian 100% Equine surgical and medical referral center and ambulatory practice located in Christchurch. Providing services to race horses, sport horses and leisure horses.
We are looking for an enthusiastic Intern and also an Associate Veterinarian to join our team. An interest in Sports Medicine, Physiotherapy and other therapeutic modalities would be considered. There are long term employment opportunities for the appropriate candidate.
We have a fully equipped equine hospital on 3 hectares of land in Prebbleton, 15 minutes from the center of Christchurch.
We operate a primary racetrack and sport horse practice, complementing a large medical and surgical referral case load.
Our hospital comprises a fully equipped equine surgical suite and recovery room, where we routinely perform arthroscopy, fracture fixation, upper respiratory tract, colic and laser surgery.
We have a dedicated nuclear scintigraphy unit. Additional diagnostic equipment includes two Digital Radiography units, Mylab Gold Ultrasonography, a 3 meter Digital Video Gastroscope, and Dynamic Overground Endoscopy unit.
In-house laboratory with wet chemistry analyzer.
18 Loose boxes, 10 yards and 5 paddocks accommodate our patients during their admission.
The successful applicant will be involved in all aspects of the practice, with opportunities of professional development and work in areas of particular interest. We are looking for a positive, enthusiastic, self motivated veterinarian who enjoys working as part of a team.
Please only apply if you have a BVSc or DVM register-able in NZ. (i.e. a Veterinary Qualification from the U.K. North America, U.S.A. or Utrecht University).
Expressions of interests and curriculum vitae should be addressed to Hamish Ranken and sent via email to email@example.com