A shared one year internship program between Alpine Equine and Alpine Animal Hopsital. 4 Staff Veterinarians, 1 Intern, 2 Office Staff, 5 techs, 2 vet tech assistants between practices; 1 FTE LA DVM, 3 FTE SA DVM w/o intern Type of Practice: 40% equine (60 % ambulatory/40% in-house), 60% companion animal Facilities: Clinical facility 10,400 square feet with separate ruminant and equine isolation facilities.
A Medical/Repro/Surgery facility with 4 heated stalls and lameness/treatment areas. The practice is equipped for digital radiology, ultrasonography, focused shock wave, and endoscopy. Surgery suite is available, routine and elective procedures (hernias, crypts, enucleations, splint removal, nervings.) as well as emergency abdominal and other surgeries.
THIS MIXED ANIMAL INTERNSHIP IS GEARED MORE TOWARDS LEARNING THAN PRODUCTION and is split between two businesses (Alpine Equine and Alpine Animal Hospital. Areas of training include: Dentistry, Radiology, Reproduction, Practice Management, Client Education, Fluid Therapy, Laboratory, Pediatrics. General Medicine, Horse Show Medicine, Ultrasonography, Thermography, Endoscopy, Surgery, Ophthalmology, Technical Skills, Lameness, Complementary Therapies.
Internship Salary: $27,000 plus benefits (2019/20) between Alpine Equine and Alpine Animal Hospital Term of Employment:. July 1- June 30
Additional information is available on our web site at www.alpineequine.net
The applicant will provide a CV and a letter of application that addresses their desire to be involved in an internship. Two professional letters from individuals that can attest to the applicant's skill, work ethic and personality. A visit to or externship at the practice is highly recommended. A license in Colorado is required prior to the start of the internship.