Veterinary Student Extern @ North Carrollton Veterinary Hospital
North Carrollton Veterinary Hospital
Location: Carrollton, Texas
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: North Carrollton
**Free Pet-Friendly Housing Available**
We are wild about people that share a love for animals! Join our paw-some group of veterinary professionals as an Extern in Carrollton, TX!?
North Carrollton Veterinary Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Carrollton, TX. The city of Carrollton is ranked at No.39 on Chamber of Commerce.org's list of Best Places to Live in Texas. Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth area, the city of Carrollton is a vibrant community where residents are drawn to its high quality of life, abundant parks, schools, and safe neighborhoods.
Led by Dr. John Calhoun, we pride ourselves on providing the best care offering a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services using progressive, modern medicine and innovative technology. Our hospital has advanced equipment and technologies, including comprehensive in-house testing for accurate diagnosis, digital x-ray, surgical suites, dental suites, and a pharmacy. We are committed to providing quality care at every stage of your pet's life. From routine preventive care to early detection and treatment of a wide range of conditions and diseases, we have the expertise to provide the highest standard of care for your pet. To complement our doctors, we have an experienced support staff and a strong leadership team to help in your success to deliver the best care to each pet and pet owner!
As a Veterinary Student Extern, you will be actively mentored (and depending on your year of school) as you develop technical skills while participating in rounds, surgery, treatments, and consultations with clients. Our industry-standard mentorship resource guide will help you and your mentor intentionally identify objectives to focus on to ensure your experience is customized for what you want to achieve. Your experience could include gathering histories, performing physical examinations, developing diagnostic and therapeutic plans, or building case management plans depending on what you are hoping to experience. We are here to help you become the doctor you want to be!
What’s in it for you?
We can provide Pet-friendly Housing or a Housing Stipend
2-8 week externships
Structured mentoring experience designed to help you learn best practices
Broad menu of developmental opportunities available
No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
Career Growth/Professional Mentorship
Enrolled in DVM/VMD program at an AVMA accredited veterinary school
Invested in building trusting relationships with clients, colleagues, and community
Motivated for continuous personal and professional growth
Team player, go-getter, willing to jump-in when needed
Positive attitude and the desire to learn
Mindset and drive to grow skillset and the desire to be mentored
With 731 practices across the United States and Canada, VetCor has lots of options for you. Whether you're looking for a rewarding support staff position, a Chief of Staff role, or something in between, we've got you covered. We offer positions in multi-doctor hospitals, general practices, overnight/ER services, mixed practices, specialty services, and more at a variety of locations including lively urban neighborhoods, thriving suburbs, and rural country settings. Contact us directly to discuss future openings at any of our locations!