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Location: Fort Valley, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Doctorate
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Central Georgia Equine Services is a growing equine practice located 100 miles south of Atlanta. Our equine exclusive practice is based on the care of the “family horse”. Located near Robins Air Force Base this is a thriving community that remains economically stable regardless of politics or the stock market. The practice services a diverse client and patient population, representing all types of disciplines with a large recreational/pleasure component, as well as high level performance horses. Our clientele has come to expect a high standard of medicine and compassionate care from our professional and support staff.
We offer a diverse menu of services including preventative health care, dentistry, lameness evaluations and diagnostics including wireless digital radiography, ultrasound and endoscopy (upper respiratory, gastroscopy, hysteroscopy and urinary tract). Our clinic farrier services the clinic two days per week to handle our podiatry caseload. We offer stallion semen collection and freezing as well as foaling and embryo transfer. Our clinic features 22 stalls with an extensive array of board fenced paddocks and pastures. We maintain two ambulatory vehicles for farm calls. On in-house laboratory features Abaxis analyzers, serum amyloid A readers and IgG analysis.
The position is for an individual that has an interest in coming to the region to establish a strong long-term relationship with the practice, the clients, and the horses we care for. The opportunity exists for the successful associate to personalize their development. If your practice dreams include a special interest in chiropractic, acupuncture, sport’s medicine, reproduction, rehabilitation and so many more interests we want to hear about your dreams and goals. When you succeed, we succeed. Our veterinarians do not go out alone. Each veterinarian has a veterinary assistant who accompanies them on all calls. Emergency duty is shared equally. We celebrate holidays and our system allows everyone to get holiday. Emergencies can be financially very lucrative and our bonus hours offer you a chance to mentally gain some time when you need it most.
Competitive base salary is offered with emergency call compensation. Additional benefits include professional liability insurance, health or disability insurance, association dues, license renewal, continuing education, and clothing stipend. Local, regional, national, and international volunteer opportunities are highly encouraged and supported. We want to see you involved in the equine industry and in our local community.
Fort Valley is an agricultural community where farm calls frequently take us past pecan and peach orchards and a host of row crops. We are 12 miles from the Georgia National Agricenter which hosts multiple major equine events each year. While we live in the country we can be in town shops and restaurants in a short drive.
This is a full-time position that requires a doctorate in veterinary medicine and Georgia license.