La Porte, Indiana
Location: La Porte, Indiana
Type: Full Time
All Creature Features Animal Hospital in La Porte, IN is looking for their next associate veterinarian for a 5 doctor small animal hospital. Our large, long tenured support team allows us to have a 2:1 ratio of techs per doctor. The laboratory is well equipped with two IDEXX ProCyte Dx machines, three IDEXX Catalyst One chemistry machines, one IDEXX SediVue Dx machine for urinalysis, and one IDEXX Coag machine to run PT and PTT. Our surgery room has four Engler Positive Pressure Anesthesia machines, Movora TPLO and orthopedic equipment, a DeSoutter drill, Storz laparoscopic surgery equipment, and a Covidien ForceTriad electrosurgical unit. Other equipment includes digital radiographs, ultrasound, tonopen, and a dental machine.
We have a new rehabilitation room that features a H2O for Fitness underwater treadmill, a Companion Animal Medicine therapeutic laser, therapy balls, balance boards, cavaletti rales, and a ramp and steps exercise platform. The room has therapeutic grade rubber flooring to improve traction and has two exterior walls with windows from floor to ceiling. We have on staff a veterinarian who has the University of Tennessee CCRP rehabilitation certification.
Our new treatment room is bright and airy and also has floor to ceiling windows and three treatment tables. We are known for our compassionate care and for always going above and beyond for our patients. As a community-oriented hospital, we are proud to support the Jane Bernard Animal Adoption Center.
A new grad or an experienced vet would be a good fit on our team. We are more than willing to mentor and teach a new veterinarian as much medicine, surgery, and rehabilitation skills as they desire. Our full-time veterinarian schedule is four weekdays with rotating Saturdays and there are no after hours or on-call shifts. All after hours calls are referred to our local emergency clinic.
LaPorte is a thriving community that is getting better every day! We have paths for walking and biking, multiple shops and restaurants, and a wonderful sense of community. Every week you can find something new to do either directly in town or in the surrounding communities. We are near Lake Michigan and only a short train ride to Chicago. The Indiana Dunes of Lake Michigan are a wonderful place to explore as are the many county parks nearby.
Benefits include superior salary, medical benefits (including health, dental and vision), 401(k), employee assistance program (EAP), CE allowance, vacation, sick days, dues, liability coverage, and so much more.
We would love to tell your more about our practice. Get the conversation started by applying today!