Small Animal General Practice Externship available in Central Austin
West Lynn Veterinary Clinic
Location: Austin, Texas
Salary: Hourly compensation
Housing or allowance for housing is negotiable
4 Year Degree
2 openings available.
Looking for a fun place to learn more about practicing veterinary medicine? West Lynn Veterinary Clinic is an AAHA Accredited, 2.5 doctor practice located in Central Austin that provides the gold standard of care to the cats and dogs of Austin. Our primary focus is on wellness, preventative medicine and the management of chronic illnesses and geriatric patients. We also offer dentistry and soft tissue surgery. We have very experienced support staff and our doctors will provide one on one mentorship, which is geared to your comfort level and learning style.
Our daily case load includes routine wellness and puppy/kitten visits, ear infections and dermatological disease, acute illnesses (limping, vomiting, diarrhea, UTI, URI, etc.), internal medicine cases (Diabetes Mellitus, HAC, hyperthyroidism, Heptopathies, Kidney disease etc.) and management of geriatric patients (pain, weight management and brain function etc).
We occasionally will see urgent care or emergency cases (toxin exposure, trauma, heat stroke, anaphylactic reactions, seizures, heart failure etc).
We practice Fear Free Medicine and have very compliant and appreciative clients.
Be adventurous! Thanks to the consistently beautiful weather, Austin possesses an outdoor culture that boasts a healthy 220 parks, 250 gyms, 30 swimming holes, many lakes, and numerous walking and hiking trails. It is a city bursting with culture and offers a wide array of events to fill your calendar year round. Austin is rated one of the top ten Most Pet-Friendly Cities! We have it ALL!
Our office hours as Monday-Friday 8:00 - 5:00pm.
Students must be enrolled in an AVMA approved Veterinary College
Must have a willingness to be hands on and communicate with staff and clients