Colonial Veterinary Hospital located in Ithaca, NY is looking
for an Emergency Veterinarian to join our team!
We are a 9 doctor practice with a large support staff that
includes 33 LVT's and Assistants. We're open 7 days/week, and 24
hours for hospitalized patient care. Our practice is the perfect
mix of general and specialty services. Our hours of operation do
not require overnight doctor shifts, however there is a very
challenging and diverse caseload in emergency medicine. We have a
great group of veterinarians who support each other and work well
as a team, with specialties that include IM, Surgery, and
- 7 exam rooms
- Dedicated dental suite
- Full digital radiography including dental
- Cold/therapeutic Laser
- AAHA accredited
- Feline Friendly
- 24-hour patient hospitalization
Ithaca is a vibrant college town with Cornell University just 5
miles away. We have wonderful restaurants, cultural events, and
many outdoor activities available!
About the position:
- In this position you'll use your superior medical judgment
combined with a high level of empathy, confidence and humility to
build a loyal client base and heal pets.
- As a member of the VCA family, your passion for medicine and
compassion for pets and people is matched with a commitment to your
Knowledge and Experience:
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree, or equivalent,
from an accredited university
A license to practice in New York
Skills and Abilities:
Professional mannerism and appearance
Good interpersonal skills.
Positive and friendly attitude.
Ability to communicate directions
Ability to make decisions.
Respect for clients and their pets.
Ability to work under stress.
Practices the highest standard of medicine and upholds the
veterinary code of ethics
Among the reasons to consider joining VCA are:
Network of 4,500+ doctors, including more than 600
Largest provider of Private Practice Internships and Residencies
in the U.S.
WOOF University, offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff.
Robust Clinical Studies program.
Opportunities to give back through strong Shelter partnerships
and VCA Charities.