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Veterinary Externship

Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Experiences You’ll Gain:
*Perform practical physical exams and talk about patient history
*Find treatment options with the help of experienced veterinarians
*Assist in surgeries and procedures with veterinarians
*Perform and interpret radiographs with veterinarians
*Assist with dental work
*Perform learned skills such as placing catheters, giving injections, skin scrapes, aspirations, etc.
*Assist in performing ultrasound with a board-certified internal medicine specialist

What You’ll Learn:
*Learn a practical approach to performing physical exams and talking about patient history.
*Learn the art of communicating with clients in a way that fosters trust and a relationship that allows you to provide the best care for the patient and client.
*Learn to create diagnostic plans that provide a comprehensive assessment of a patient to establish a diagnosis.
*Learn how to break down a problem or concern and communicate it effectively to the client while also being able to explain the proposed plan to the client.
*Focus on the value of making evidence-based recommendations consistent with the latest clinical studies, and how to perform the most common surgical procedures in general practice with a high degree of competency and a minimum of complications.

Simply put, you will be taught how to apply your knowledge base to solve simple and more intricate problems.

Housing and living expenses may be discussed on a case-by-case basis.

If you would like more information or to apply for our program please send an email to


Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate is a student who has a strong interest in entering small animal practice after graduation. You should be interested in practicing evidence-based medicine and have a strong desire to continue your education while in practice.

For a detailed outline of our externship program please click here.

About the Company

Sosnow Animal Hospitals, P.C. (North Scottsdale Animal Hospital, Desert View Animal Hospital), is looking for a motivated candidate for our Veterinary Externship Program! Candidates with special areas of interest are encouraged to apply.

We are a privately-owned, progressive, state-of-the-art hospital group located in North Scottsdale (North Scottsdale Animal Hospital) and Phoenix (Desert View Animal Hospital). We want staff that reflect our desire to care for the patients and clients like members of their own family.

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