- Competitive Salary - Aflac Plans
- Continuing Education Stipend - Health Insurance
- Paid Vacation - Matching IRA
- Vehicle for farm calls/emergencies
DVM or equivalent
Come join our team in Holton, KS, as an associate veterinarian. New and recent graduates are encouraged to apply and add to the duo of 2012 KSUCVM graduates Drs. Donald and Amy Sunday. We are a very modern mixed animal practice that is 50% small animal and 50% cattle. Very few horses, pigs and sheep are seen. Dr Amy is a Certified Cat Friendly Practice Veterinarian while Dr. Don is also certified by the American Embryo Transfer Associations and performs conventional ET and OPU for IVF at regional laboratories. The majority of our cattle business is cow/calf with some stocker and feedlot medicine. Large animal facilities include donor cow boarding, hydraulic tilt chute, calving chute, ultrasound, and more.
The position would entail working four weekdays, every third Saturday from 8-12, and 50% of on call for emergencies. We primarily only see large animal emergencies, while most small animal emergencies are sent to the Topeka Animal Emergency Clinic.
We are very open to mentoring new graduates in a healthy teaching/supportive environment.
Large Animal Facilities
The majority of our cattle business is cow/calf with some stocker and feedlot medicine. Large animal facilities include donor cow boarding, hydraulic tilt chute, calving chute, ultrasound, and more.
Small Animal Facilities:
In our small animal hospital, we focus on preventative medicine. We have in-house bloodwork, digital radiology, ultrasound, dental surgical unit, an isolation room, and a newly built sterile surgery suite. We recently purchased the new Zoetis AI imagist system. We have three exam rooms and a stocked pharmacy. We also have an on-site groomer and offer boarding to client pets.
Currently we have two doctors, an office manager, four full-time veterinary technician/assistants along with three kennel technicians.
Holton and Jackson County are close to our state capital, Manhattan and Kansas City. From Native Americans to the brick streets and stately homes of Holton, rich history awaits you in Jackson County. Experience small town hospitality as you make a little history of your own in Holton and our surrounding communities. Charming, one-of-a-kind shops and eclectic eateries await you on Holton’s town square. Surrounding the 1920s courthouse with bandstand, the square is alive with attractive storefronts and shops tucked inside historic buildings. Holton and nearby communities offer numerous activities throughout the year, bringing in music, artisans, food and fanfare. Visit a nearby popcorn farm, a local brewery, and Holton's charming downtown. Jackson County offers preserve and walk-in hunting areas. Hike, swim, boat, fish and camp at nearby Banner Creek Reservoir and Prairie Lake. And don't miss the Banner Creek Science Center. Enjoy live entertainment and gaming at area casinos or golf at the local courses. From the laid-back rural culture to unique lodging, the people of Jackson County have big hearts waiting to welcome you. For more info and list of events, visit www.exploreholton.com
DVM and ability to obtain Kansas licensure. Federal accreditation is also required.
The successful candidate will possess flexibility in small and large animal medicine and surgery. An understanding of vaccination and parasite protocols are essential. Basic surgery skills of orchiectomy, ovariohysterectomy, and dental procedures in small animal. For our cattle side, the candidate must possess excellent palpation skills and be able to perform castrations, dehorns, and breeding soundness exams as well as implement herd health protocols.
We are a mixed animal practice located in Holton, KS. We are owned by a husband and wife team of Drs. Amy and Donald Sunday. We offer up to date and quality care to our small and large animal patients and have a specialty in bovine embryo transfer services.