We have a full-time summer position available for a vet student to work as a large animal technician with an emphasis on equine medicine. This is an ideal position for a student to gain medical experience with horses and other large animals. You will be expected to be able to use effective and appropriate restraint techniques on farm animals and horses, including halter, tie and lead as well as experience with a twitch. The ideal candidate will have several years of horse handling experience preferably at a large stable. In this position, you will be preparing vaccines, medications, restraining animals for the veterinarian, assisting with x-rays, ultrasound, shockwave, surgery, and treatments, and keeping appropriate records.
Salmon Brook Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing the best in veterinary care for our patients. The depth of expertise with our eight doctor practice and our compassionate staff allows us to provide a complete range of medical and surgical services.
We offer evening and weekend office calls, emergency coverage, boarding and grooming. Since 1953, Salmon Brook Veterinary Hospital has forge...d lasting client relationships based on progressive medicine and fundamental concern for the well being of all animals.