Location: Newtown, Connecticut
Type: Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Dunbarton Equine is seeking an individual for an associate's position. New graduates, as well as recent interns are encouraged to apply. Dunbarton Equine is a 4 doctor, 100% equine ambulatory practice located in Newtown, Connecticut serving sport and pleasure horses in western Connecticut, Westchester County, New York and Long Island. Our practice consists primarily of hunters, jumpers, dressage & western pleasure of all levels. The successful candidate will work alongside each of the doctors to become more proficient in all areas of preventative care, sports medicine, purchase exams, dentistry, gastroscopy, intra-articular and ultrasound guided injections, as well as diagnostic radiology and ultrasound. Dunbarton Equine has a full complement of the latest digital radiography, endoscopy and ultrasound equipment. We utilize most regenerative therapies including PRP, IRAP, ProStride, stem cells & A2M, as well as ARTHRAMID & shock wave therapy. Dunbarton Equine also offers a full range of alternative care including acupuncture, chiropractic and kineseotaping. Our practice owner is a 3* FEI Veterinary Delegate & 2 of our associates are FEI PTVs if you have an interest in learning more about international competition. Dunbarton Equine works closely with a referral center in our area and has quick access to MRI, scintigraphy, and both emergency and elective surgery. We also consult with 3 boarded internal medicine specialists in our area when needed for difficult medicine cases. At Dunbarton Equine we believe in a high quality of life and ample free time. As such, our associate will only be required to be on call one night per week and every 4th weekend.
Benefits include membership AVMA, AAEP, NAEP & CVMA, licenses in CT & NY, professional liability and license defense insurance, fully paid health & disability insurance and emergency fees once you start on call. Participation in our 401K with a practice match of 3% of total yearly compensation. Paid CE will include one major meeting per year. We highly encourage furthering one's education, so there is also the opportunity to attend ISELP or acupuncture/chiropractic training.
DVM from an accredited university, successful completion of the NAVLE or CCT/NBE, references.