Full-time Associate Veterinarian – Achieve work-life balance in an awesome, diverse mountain town minutes from Denver. Work with amazingly friendly clientele and fun, topnotch staff.
Sano Hospital for Animals opened in 1975 and achieved AAHA certification in 1978. Our current facility underwent expansion in 2006.
Avimark with offsite VPN access
Sound SmartDR with integrated teleradiology
Image-Vet DCR dental radiology
Abaxis and ISTAT in-house lab including coag and blood gas
Positive pressure surgery suite. Three isoflurane and one sevoflurane anesthetic machine.
Six consultation rooms with four lift tables and comfort room with separate entrance. In-room check-out.
Our veterinarians are part of a health delivery team. Paraprofessionals handle client education, estimates, radiology, surgical inductions, and all technical tasks associated with providing the best care possible. Practice owner is an Iditarod veterinarian and runs the veterinary program for Intermountain Humane Society providing working dog and shelter medicine opportunities and HQHVSN.
See appointments with both a veterinary assistant for restraint and CVT to transcribe medical records.
See cool and unusual cases including much trauma resulting from mountain shenanigans.
Do advanced medicine and surgery with traveling boarded surgeon and radiologist.
Work four days per week with one hour lunch and two 30-minute catch-up blocks per day.
Veterinarians are issued laptop with remote login credentials.
Conifer is a diverse bedroom community nestled in the foothills along highway 285 with an elevation of 8300 feet.
15 minutes from 470 and 30 minutes from I-25.
Minutes to Pike National Forest and Colorado Trail.
Magnificent scenery with thousands of acres of JeffCo Open Space.
Population 7,708 with average income of $120,943.
Colorado's #1 rated disc golf course and longest (6000 ft) and fastest (55 mph) zipline.
Average snowfall of 60 inches with average July temperature of 74 degrees.
Why Should You Apply?:
Top benefits including health/vision/dental insurance.
3 weeks paid time off per year, paid maternity leave.
Personal pet care, $1500 friends and family pet care stipend, $1500 professional interest stipend.
$2000 and 4 paid days continuing education budget.
AVMA, CVMA, AAHA dues paid. Professional and DEA licenses paid.
We’re looking for someone who:
Is comfortable with emergency medicine and critical care.
Is awesome and loves being a vet.
Wants to be part of a fun crew.
has their own interests in veterinary medicine.
Likes to walk along mountain creeks during lunch.
Internal Number: 7205057878
About Sano Hospital for Animals
Sano Hospital for Animals is an AAHA accredited small animal practice located 15 minutes west of C470. Established in 1975 we have been AAHA accredited for over 40 years. We make use of in- exam room checkouts with six exam rooms including lift tables, and comfort room. Fantastic technicians transcribe the medical record, prepare meds and estimates allowing the doctor to focus on the patient and client without interruption.
The practice sees a heavy caseload of urgent care patients including working dogs (search & rescue and sled dogs) and runs the veterinary program for the local humane society.
We are equipped with:
Abaxis and Istat in-house labs,
Sound Smart Dr radiology,
ImageVet DCR dental radiography,
Class IV therapy laser,
Iso and Sevoflurane.
Ultrasounds are done onsite by boarded radiologist (often the same day). Most orthopedic cases are performed in-house by a boarded surgeon. After hour emergencies are referred to VRCC.
Conifer is a Denver commuter community sitting at 8500 feet on Highway 285. We have a fantastic clientele who are able to provide topnotch care for their animals. Our natural beauty can't... be beat. The practice is located 5 minutes from JeffCo Open Space, 15 minutes from the national forest, and 90 minutes from Hoosier Pass and Summit County skiing.