Our mixed animal (private practice) clinic in rural South Dakota is 50% bovine, 25% equine and 25% companion animal. Clients come from 45 miles away seeking services at our new facility, built in 2014. The main building includes large waiting rooms in reception area, exam rooms, DR lab, surgery suite, dental station, calf hospital and K-9 boarding kennels lab area as well as Coggins lab. Large animal area includes an OB chute and tilt table. The equine barn has an exam area as well as a surgery suite, stallls for mares and round pen for stallions. Mobile hydraulic chutes are used for herd work in the country.
Practicing quality veterinary care and services make us a referral clinic for smaller clnics sending orthopedic surgery for small animals, and cryptorchid surgery as well as equine and K-9 reproduction. Nearby sale barn keeps us busy with ultrasounds on sheep and goats, herd work and inspection of livestock at weekly sales. We are a federal credited Coggins labs processing nearly 1000 Coggins tests per year.
Experienced and trained team members make this clinic run smooth allowing veterinarians plenty of hands on support. The community is family-orientated with an outstanding school system. Recreational opportunities include rodeo, hunting, fishing, camping and boating on the nearby Missouri River. This area of South Dakota is a popular destination for pheasant hunters.
Present owner has owned clinic since 2001 so is seeking someone to trust the clinic's future with by continuing the same good client relationships as he has established here in the past 20 years. Our clients are great people to work with and we value their trust in our care of their animals.
Flelxibilty to wear large/small animal coat within short amount of time.
Surgery skills: bovine OB, companion animal orthopedic and OB
Horse soundness and diagnotic experience
Good understanding of cattle vaccine programs
Equine Reproduction as well as lameness and surgery
Strong diagnostic skills w/ DR and Lab work results
Excellent communication & social skiils w/ clients & team members
Self-starter with a strong work ethic, not above picking up after yourself
Ready to settle into a career, someday a partnership or ownership
Additional Salary Information: Health Insurance + Health Saving Account
IRA of 3% of wage/ month
2 Professional Memberships of choice
1 professional meeting per year
Dues to AVMA and SDVMA
2 weeks vacation (10 work days)
Signing bonus: negotiable with relocation fees