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MVMA's most recent job listings and listings for practices and equipment for sale.

Practice for Sale

Established, high quality holistic practice in the Mid-Atlantic area. They also use integrative medical care and conventional diagnostics to effectively diagnose and treat. Busy practice with no after hours or weekend calls. Facility is attractive, bright, open with great flow and a feeling of openness. For more info visit or call 888.881.7084



Practice for Sale

Single doctor, small animal practice in north central West Virginia, close to the MD border! It is a companion animal hospital providing medical, surgical and dental care. No after hours emergency calls. Well maintained 3,400 square foot facility with room for expansion on approx 1.5 acres of land. For more info visit or call 888.881.7084


Practices for Sale

Cocoa: SA w/RE. FL31.
Belle Glade: SA w/RE. FL37.
Bay County: SA w/RE. FL50.
Broward County: SA w/RE. FL56.
Palm Beach County: Leased SA. FL39.

Clarke County: SA w/RE. GA15.
Toombs County: SA w/RE. GA16.

New Jersey
Monmouth County: SA w/RE. NJ3.

North Carolina
Buncombe County: Feline w/RE. NC7.

South Carolina
Lexington County: SA w/RE. SC2

Southeastern: Multi-doctor w/RE. VA5.
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Position Available: Veterinary Technician – fulltime

Small animal Hospital in Upper Montgomery County , Maryland looking for a veterinary technician with license or minimum of 2-3 years technician experience. We want someone who wants to join our team, has excellent technician skills, great personality and a sense of humor. Position requires two evenings per week, and every other Saturday until noon. Four County Animal Hospital in Damascus, Maryland 301-253-6144

Part time Veterinarian Needed

Part time veterinary needed for an all feline practice, A Cat Practice, just inside the Beltway Silver Spring Maryland. Minimum of two years soft tissue/ Dental surgical skills. $50.00 to $65.00. Send resume to or fax 301-588-2041.

Associate veterinarian

Seeking part-time associate for our small animal hospital in Edgewater. Our staff is well-trained and our facility well-equipped. Our focus is on preventive medical and dental care and exceptional client service. Ability to treat birds and exotics or knowledge of alternative therapies a plus. Beautiful area of Maryland between waterfront communities and horse country. Learn more about us on our website Please forward letter of interest and resume to Dr. Francine Rattner at

Requirements: Maryland license Excellent medical and surgical skills Ability to communication well Enthusiasm Professionalism Attention to Detail

Emergency Doctor

ER doctor needed for a growing emergency specialty clinic in Frederick, Maryland. We opened in November 2010 and continue to grow. We are looking for a team player, experience is a plus, weekend, overnights and holiday. Rotating shifts to allow for extended time off.

DVM/VMD or equivalent Internship is a plus

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Associate Veterinarian (Partnership Opportunity)

Highly motivated associate wanted for well-established small animal hospital in Havre de Grace, Maryland. Well equipped practice with caring staff. Rare after hours emergencies. Great people skills and good routine surgical skills a must. Want an associate experienced with Avian/Exotics or the desire to become experienced in these areas. Excellent pay and benefits. Partnership opportunity. Email your resume to or call 443-655-7729 for more information.

Associate Veterinarian-Sign On Bonus Opportunity
Sign On Bonus Opportunity! Banfield is currently seeking Associate Veterinarians in Salisbury, MD. Join a practice that will provide you with ongoing educational opportunities and mentorship, a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, flexible schedules to meet your lifestyle, and the tools you need to practice the highest quality of veterinary medicine. Learn more today by visiting or contact Robyn Dold at 503-922-5106 or via email at  Apply today!

Associate Veterinarian-Sign On Bonus Opportunity and Relocation available
Sign On Bonus Opportunity and relocation Assistance available! Banfield is currently seeking Associate Veterinarians in Salisbury, MD. Join a practice that will provide you with ongoing educational opportunities and mentorship, a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, flexible schedules to meet your lifestyle, and the tools you need to practice the highest quality of veterinary medicine. Learn more today by visiting or contact Robyn Dold at 503-922-5106 or via email at Apply today!

Part Time Veterinarian

Montgomery County inside the beltway. Regular part time for a Cat ONLY practice. Mini Condo included if needed, $50.00 - $65.00 an hour.
Fax resume 301-588-2041 or E-mail 

Falls Road Animal Hospital is currently looking for Veterinary Associates with Exotic and/or Internal Medicine experience, including proficiency in ultrasound. To be considered for one of the positions please send resume with cover letter to: Kim Hammond, DVM, MBA 6314 Falls Road Baltimore, Md. 21209
NOTES: US Residents Only. Employer will assist with relocation costs

Associate Veterinarian

Elkridge Animal Hospital is looking to add an experienced part-time or full-time veterinarian to our single doctor small animal practice. The practice is a little over three years old with up-to-date equipment, facilities and electronic medical records. This position requires flexible scheduling. Please contact Rima Verma, our Office Manager, at 410-379-6789 or fax a resume to 410-379-6779.

NOTES: Local Residents Preferred (No Relo).
Additional Salary Information: Based on experience

Veterinary Technician/ Assistant

Busy seven doctor state-of-the-art small animal hospital in Catonsville is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic Veterinary Technician/ Assistant to join our team!
NOTES: 2 openings

Requirements: The right person for the position will be able to perform phlebotomy, basic dentistry procedures, intra and post surgical monitoring, laboratory procedures, appointment set-up, client education and general veterinary nursing care.

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Registered Veterinary Technician

Full or part time person for 3.5 Dr. small animal practice. Experienced, capable of monitoring anesthesia, inserting iv catheters, drawing blood, taking x rays, reading slides and performing dental cleanings as needed as well as assisting Dr in office calls. Good restraint technique. Good communication skills a plus, sense of humor a real plus. Large, diverse surgical load. Needs to be flexible with different working styles.

NOTES: North American Residents Only.

Additional Salary Information: Salary to commensurate w/ exp, health care for full time, vacation other benefits

Requirements : Experienced registered veterinary technician

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Technicians needed for specialty and emergency clinic

Experienced technicians needed for a state of the art specialty and emergency clinic. Crossroads Animal Referral & Emergency is looking for experienced technicians for nights, weekends and holidays. There is room for growth and possible day time hours as well in the future. RVT are preferred, however individuals pursuing or interesting in pursing certification will be considered. We are excited to build a strong animal care team.

NOTES: Additional Salary Information: Salary is dependent on experience and certification status

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Agricultural Inspector I, Animal Health Option

Qualified applicants needed to perform inspections of licensed veterinary hospitals for the State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners and licensable horse stables for the MD Horse Industry Board. Duties include completing inspection forms, making recommendations for corrective action, issuing certificates, preparing reports of violations and/or failed inspections for the Board's review, and attending monthly Board meetings. Will also assist with educational and outreach activities. Extensive in-state travel is required and a State vehicle is provided.

Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate and one year experience in assisting veterinarians in the care and management of animals, in animal disease control, in the care or management of livestock, or in inspecting veterinary hospitals, riding stables, or livestock dealers. Additional college credit may be substituted at a rate of 15 credit hours for each year of the required experience. Preferred qualifications: college coursework in animal care/management, veterinary technology, or equine studies; or horse care/riding experience; or regulatory investigations experience, including preparing written reports. Visit the agency website for complete job details, at

Veterinary Technician

The Department of Surgery of the University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking a research technician to support a very productive surgical research program. The successful candidate will be responsible for oversight and maintenance of surgical facilities and equipment, along with providing and monitoring postoperative care and treatment for laboratory animals. The individual will work closely with surgeons, scientists, engineers and veterinarians. The incumbent is required to work in compliance with regulatory requirements associated with the research environment (training in specifics of regulations will be provided, but prior experience is welcome). Some laboratory-based work will also be expected.

NOTES: Telecommuting is allowed. North American Residents Only

Essential Duties: 1. Prepare the required equipment and instruments for surgical study and assure that monitoring and support equipment such as anesthetic machines, cardiac monitors, scopes and breathing apparatus are in good working condition. 2. Ensures that the surgical rooms are properly stocked with supplies, clean and orderly and coordinates scheduling for surgical areas. 3. Participates in research with large animals: preparation, surgical assistance, animal care and monitoring, and data collection. 4. Administer medications and fluids to the animals as prescribed by the veterinarian and doctors and take and record temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, blood flow, anesthetic recording, and medication, before, during and after surgical procedures. 5. Collect and label tissue and blood specimens for culture or microscopic examination or diagnostics or pathologic analysis or other biological analysis. 6. Perform routine laboratory testing related to animal surgical research and preparation 7. Maintenance and research activities, such as: treatment records and inventory of all pharmaceuticals, equipment and supplies, general housekeeping, wipe tests, preparing solutions, media, stains, and buffers; cultures and specimens. 8. May perform administrative duties such as: ordering, assisting in developing policies, procedures and/or methods for laboratory experimentation, and ordering supplies. Minimum Qualifications: Associate degree is required from a two year American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Accredited Veterinary Technician program is required. The successful candidate must be able to perform these functions with general supervision. The candidate with experience in the medical/scientific documentation and good animal handling and nursing skills are preferred. Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities General knowledge of the appropriate handling of all species of laboratory animals. General knowledge of and ability to use diagnostic, surgical, and standard laboratory equipment such as radiology equipment, anesthesia machines, steam sterilizers, endoscopes, ECG machines. Ability to follow standard operating procedures; to wear and work in personal protective equipment; to operate computers and other standard office equipment; to supervise and train personnel; to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

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Emergency/ Critical Care Technician for 24 hour hospital

Experienced/Registered emergency/critical care technician needed for our large, well-equipped, 24-hour hospital and referral center. Our staff enjoys a fast-paced environment with a diverse caseload. Located just outside of Baltimore, we are an easy commute from all regions of the D.C. area and appreciate a large referral base. We offer benefits and competitive compensation. Join our team for a challenging career. Interested candidates should contact Toni Dennis via email: or fax 410-788-7043 (attn: Toni Dennis).

Additional Salary Information: Compensation commensurate with experience. Benefits included.

Technician and anesthesia experience required. Interested candidates should have one year minimum experience in veterinary hospital.

Internship in Avian and Exotic Animal Medicine and Surgery

The internship is oriented toward avian and exotic companion animals in order to prepare a candidate for either an ABVP or ACZM residency. Both primary and referral cases are seen. This is a non-rotating internship and the intern will work directly under the supervision of the senior faculty member. However, out rotations are possible. Previous interns have spent time at another Avian/Exotic specialty practice, the National Aquarium and the National Zoo. Primary case responsibility is encouraged through the day service and on-call emergency care is expected. Support from the emergency department and the senior faculty member is available for the emergencies. Interns will work closely with other departments in the hospital as is necessary to address a patient’s problems.

Case rounds are carried out cage side daily and journal discussions as well as didactic teaching are conduct weekly. The intern will complete a grand rounds presentation and is encouraged to research and publish or present findings on scientific works to their colleagues. Participation in rounds, journal club, and intern lectures with the eight rotating interns is required. Internet access, a paid subscription to VIN and an extensive library onsite (as well as the NIH Medical Library only 20 miles away) are available. Our location, just north of Washington DC, is close to many cultural, educational, and recreational facilities.

NOTES: 2 openings

Applicants will be considered based on a letter of intent, resume, interview, academic record and letters of recommendation. Preference will be given to candidates that have experience in small animal/exotic animal medicine. Prior completion of a rotating small animal internship is given priority. A Maryland license is required to enter the internship

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NOTES: North American Residents Only

 Associate Veterinarian (with Ownership Opportunity)
Animal Hospital of Perry Hall
Long established and recently expanded and renovated small animal hospital in Northeast Baltimore County has opening for motivated and experienced veterinarian. Looking for individual with exceptional surgical and medical skills. Well equipped practice with caring staff. Present owners are also interested in selling hospital. Both practice and real estate available for purchase. Two separate buildings available with 3 room apartment for use/rent. Property provides rental income and is an excellent investment opportunity.

Base Salary + commission to start (negotiable). We are looking forward to discussing your practice and ownership interests and your work schedule needs. All inquiries will be treated confidentially. Email resume to

University Veterinarian and Director - Virginia Tech

The Office of the Vice President for Research at Virginia Polytechnic and State University is seeking an energetic veterinarian to oversee/direct its animal research and teaching program activities and facilities. According to the National Science Foundation, Virginia Tech had research expenditures totaling $396 million in 2009 and ranked 44th out of 662 universities nationwide. The university is experiencing dramatic growth in biomedical research involving animals, to include three new vivaria to accommodate the needs of its researchers. Units supported within and external to the university include the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, the Virginia Tech/Wake Forest School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, the College of Science, the College of Engineering, the Via Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine, the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, and the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute. Located in Blacksburg, Virginia, the Virginia Tech campus is nestled in the idyllic Blue Ridge Mountains. In 2007, Blacksburg was listed in Money magazine as one of the Top 100 best places to live. Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution.

Requirements : Required: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree; licensed to practice in at least one state; and Specialty Board certification by the American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine.

Preferred: Significant relevant experience in managing a laboratory animal resources program; excellent interpersonal and communications skills; past experience working as a veterinarian in a university environment; previous interaction with an IACUC board; demonstrated success in working with diverse populations.

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