Grant Avenue Pet Hospital has 4 exam rooms to see your pets, treatment areas, surgery suite, large canine kennels, feline boarding and hospitalization area.
In-house laboratory with the capabilities to perform Chemistry profiles, CBC, T4, urinalysis with sediment, Pcv, fecals, feline leukemia/fiv, heartworm test, and many more important test needed for our patients.
In- house radiographs, digital full body and digital dental x-ray equipment.
Isoflurane anesthesia, ultrasonic dental equipment, two multi-parameter patient monitors.
Complete pharmacy with several different choices of medications for your pet.
Avimark computer program that is updated frequently.
We are Springfield’s only Urgent Care for pets. We offer this service M-F 8am-6pm.
The Springfield location is home to several colleges, several lakes in the surrounding area for boating, fishing, camping, and hiking. The Springfield area is a very beautiful area with a lot of trees and natural beauty. Springfield has several churches, shopping malls, restaurants, etc. The cost of living in this area is much lower than your typical larger city and remains to be a great area to raise a family.
A Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited university.
Licensure in good standing to practice in the state in which applicant is to be employed.
Develop a rapport with clients and determine their needs and wishes; perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures in a way that will deliver the highest quality care while minimizing patient stress and discomfort.
Explain physical examination findings and communicate to the client a diagnosis of the pet’s problems; generate and present a treatment plan for the pet to the client; educate clients on preventative health care, including vaccines and appropriate nutritional products.
Maintain client/patient medical/surgical records and make certain all necessary logs are kept up-to-date through established protocols; assist colleagues in follow-up and future management of the patient.
Stay up-to-date with new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine, attend Continuing Education meetings.
Assist in the development of the paraprofessional team to ensure the delivery of the highest quality care and exceptional client service.
Positively represent the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
Other duties as assigned.
If you are looking for a career adventure and an opportunity for unmatched personal growth, we want to hear from you.
Internal Number: 1916
About Grant Avenue Pet Hospital
Our Why: For the love of animals and the people who love them.
Our Mission: To improve the comfort and well-being of pets by providing progressive and compassionate care. We develop a community of animal hospitals and pet resorts that share knowledge to achieve sustainable growth.
Our Values: We value teamwork, integrity, service excellence, innovation and goal orientation.