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Are you an experienced small animal veterinarian, or new/recent graduate looking for a supportive and fulfilling career? Do you want to work in a modern and well-equipped hospital with a low-stress and feline-friendly environment? Do you value compassion, respect, curiosity and family as your core values? If so, our team at Richmond Veterinary Clinic, an independent group practice with a 35-year legacy of excellence, wants to meet you! 

The Work: 

  • Enjoy a balanced 30-hour work week on average with no on-call duties, and we prioritize leaving on time most days. 

  • Salary will be based on your experience, following the 2022 OVMA wage report. 

  • Benefit from a customized in-person mentorship arrangement to help you thrive in your veterinary career. 

  • Access to low-stress handling training to ensure the well-being of patients, clients and our team. 

  • Flexible work schedule that allows ample time for your out-of-work activities and interests. 


  • Starting with 3 weeks of vacation and 10 sick/personal days per year to support your well-being. 

  • Up to 5 days and $1,500 budget allowance for Continuing Education in your first year, along with negotiable equipment costs. 

  • Coverage for professional membership fees, including CVO fees, OVMA membership, VIN subscription, and others negotiable. 

  • Comprehensive malpractice insurance for your peace of mind. 

  • Extended health benefits to support your overall health and well-being. 

  • Staff discount program. 

About You: 

  • Licensed with the CVO, demonstrating your commitment to your profession. 

  • You align with our core values and embody compassion, love for animals, respect, curiosity, and a strong sense of family. 

  • As a new grad, you’ll be excited about our on-site mentoring program, where you’ll learn from experienced small animal and emergency practitioners. 

  • You’re seeking a workplace with a small-town feel and big city equipment, offering the best of both worlds. 

  • You’re adaptable and able to handle a varied workflow and pace, embracing the unpredictability that comes with veterinary practice. 

  • Most importantly, you’re a team player and a good fit for our amazing team. 

About Us: 

  • Benefit from a high support staff to veterinarian ratio (5 team members per FTE vet), fostering a collaborative and nurturing work environment. 

  • Work in two locations: one part-time office serving an underserved area two days per week and one full-service hospital open six days a week. 

  • Our main clinic is open: Monday to Thursday 8 am to 6 pm, Friday 8 am to 5 pm, and Saturday 8 am to noon (closed on holiday weekends). 

  • Our main hospital, with a recent expansion and renovation completed in March 2023, is fully equipped with state-of-the-art medical tools, including advanced anaesthesia monitoring, digital radiography, ultrasound, dental suite, and more. 

  • We are AAFP Feline-friendly Gold standard with cat-specific facilities to ensure the comfort of our feline patients. 

  • Our team is trained in low-stress handling techniques, ensuring a positive experience for our patients and clients. 

To Apply: 

If you’re excited about starting your veterinary career with us and becoming part of our supportive and caring team, please email your resume and cover letter to: 

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