Our history: We’ve been operating since 1954 and have clients who have been with us since the beginning! Indianapolis residents visit our clinic because they’ve come to love our trustworthy, comprehensive, high-quality, and compassionate veterinary care. Plus, we have an excellent support staff, comprised of multiple experienced technicians, and team members who have grown their careers at Shelby Street, including Dr. Wilson—this is the only place he’s worked!
Our Culture: Our entire staff understands the importance of relationship building and treats our patients and each other like family. “Hoosier Hospitality” and respect are two important characteristics of our team. We work hard, are team-oriented, and do our best to ensure everyone enjoys their time at our practice.
Our work/life balance: We are a busy, single-doctor practice that primarily treats small animals. With several after-hours emergency and specialty referral hospitals nearby, we are able to maintain a healthy work-life balance with no on-call or weekend hours for our team.
New graduates and more experienced veterinarians are welcome to apply.We’ll tailor our benefits to best fit your needs and will help you establish a schedule that makes sense for your work/life balance.
Our competitive benefits package also includes:
Sign-on and relocation assistance available for eligible candidates
Flexible scheduling and PTO (plus no on-call/emergency, or weekend hours)
Medical, dental, and vision for you and your dependents (with HSA option)
Professional development assistance
Structured mentorship program for early career veterinarians and interested mentors
Guidance from a talented DVM Advisory Board
Medical freedom to practice skills you’re proficient in or explore areas you’d like to learn
“Pack Gives Back” charity donation or sponsorship to a cause you care about
Indianapolis is more than fast cars, tailgating, and museums! It’s an electric city with an ultra-friendly and fun-loving atmosphere that is home to sports, culture, and family fun. Some fan favorites from residents and tourists include:
Indianapolis Motor Speedway: Home to the legendary Indy 500, and also great for learning the vast history of racing
Children’s Museum of Indianapolis: The largest children’s museum in the world is full of dinosaur fossils and interactive exhibits on space, pop culture, music, and dance
Sporting events: Professional sports and college gamedays are the heartbeat Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Colts (NFL), Indiana Pacers (NBA), Indiana Fever (WNBA), Indy Eleven (USL), Indiana Hoosiers, Purdue Boilermakers, Notre Dame Fighting Irish…the list goes on!
Biking: The preferred method of transportation for locals and a great way to trek along the Cultural Trail
Art and Culture: From shopping the cultural districts to visiting museums, art galleries, and libraries, there are vast collections and opportunities to explore
Fountain Square: A neighborhood favorite for nightlife, vintage duckpin bowling, indie music venues, craft cocktails, and retro dance clubs
Delicious food: From pizza and vegetarian dishes to brunch at Milktooth and farm-to-table finds at The Garden Table, all your cravings will be satisfied in Indianapolis
As you consider your career goals and a move to the Midwest, keep in mind how an opportunity with Shelby Street Animal Clinic will help you achieve your dreams.
Take the first step toward your next adventure by applying today!