We are wild about people that share a love for animals! Join our paw-some group of veterinary professionals as an Extern in Houston, TX!?
Brittmoore Animal Hospital is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Houston, TX.Houston is the one of the fastest growing big cities in the country. Ranked fourth in the U.S. by total population, Houston is luring more residents from around the globe drawn by its mix of cultural amenities, world-class restaurants, diverse communities and a low cost of living.
Led by Dr. Matt Dikeman since 1970, we pride ourselves on providing the best care offering a wide variety of medical, surgical, dental and reproduction services using progressive, modern medicine and innovative technology. We 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 facility includes a well-stocked pharmacy, in-hospital surgery suite, in-house x-ray capabilities, a closely supervised hospitalization area, and extensive in-house laboratory. 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
Access to an amazing network of professionals excited to mentor you
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!