Associate Veterinarian

Job Description

Job Description

Kentuckiana Animal Clinic, located in Owensboro, KY, is seeking to hire an Associate Veterinarian to join our team!

$10,000 sign-on/retention bonus for Associate Veterinarian

We’re seeking to hire Associate Veterinarian at our practice small animal, GP in Owensboro, KY. We are looking for an associate veterinarian to provide excellent care at our well-established hospital. Doctors and staff at our full-service clinic provide a broad spectrum of diagnostic procedures through in-house testing and the use of external laboratories. We also work closely with local practices when special diagnostic procedures are required. The state-of-the-art facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital surgery suite, in-house x-ray capabilities, diagnostic ultrasound exams, and a closely supervised hospitalization area.

If you are someone with the ability to make decisions and communicate clearly and effectively with fellow team members and is committed to upholding the veterinary code of ethics while practicing the highest standard of medicine, we’d love to talk to you about becoming a member of our team.

More information at:

Applicants should apply directly with an updated resume to: Mr. Ben Bates, Hospital Manager | [email protected] | (270) 684-2949

About Our Hospital

  • Large hospital boasting an open-floor plan
  • Digital radiology
  • Laser therapy
  • Double surgery suite with new state-of-the-art anesthesia machines
  • Dental suite with 2 stations and digital dental radiography
  • Pet Annual Wellness (PAW) Plans
  • Family atmosphere
  • Multi doctor practice with emphasis on teamwork — cases are commonly shared among multiple doctors to provide best patient care
  • Emphasis on state of the art medicine, doctors at this practice are always looking for new ways to practice medicine
  • Licensed technicians available to each on call doctor
  • Busy practice that sees a wide variety of cases
  • Continuing education and advanced training supported and strongly encouraged


  • Competitive salary
  • Insurance- Medical, Dental, Vision, Malpractice, Disability
  • 401K plans
  • Continuing education allowance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Paid dues for AVMA, KVMA, State license and DEA dues
  • Paid Vacation

Incentive Offers – (Choose 2 of the following)

  • $10,000 sign-on bonus
  • $15,000 student loan assistance
  • $500+ additional CE dollars to pursue special interest (acupuncture, dentistry, exotics)
  • $10,000 Retention bonus for 3 years

About Owensboro, KY

Owensboro is Kentucky’s fourth-largest city, a hidden gem nestled on a scenic bend of the Ohio River in Western Kentucky. People who visit Owensboro are doing it on purpose – and we make it worth the trip! From Owensboro’s signature barbecued mutton and burgoo to our ties to the roots of bluegrass music, Owensboro is the culinary and cultural hub of western Kentucky.

Owensboro hosts more than 20 annual festivals, including the world-famous International Bar-B-Q Festival, ROMP: Bluegrass Roots & Branches Festival, Big O Music Fest and the Western Kentucky Botanical Garden Daylily Festival. Along with our fun festivals, there are unique attractions and special events in Owensboro nearly every week of the year. Owensboro is home to the International Bluegrass Music Museum, the world’s only facility dedicated to the history and preservation of the history of the genre which originated in western Kentucky. And the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Kentucky’s second largest art museum, offers national touring exhibitions, a permanent collection featuring four centuries of American and European art and special interactive galleries for children.

Owensboro is designated as Sports Illustrated Magazine’s #1 Sportstown in Kentucky and is well known for sports and recreation options. With outstanding sports complexes hosting numerous tournaments and individual options like ice skating, disc golf and trail biking, Owensboro is one of the best places in Kentucky and the U.S. to participate in or watch sporting activities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.

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