CLASSIFIEDS ~ APRIL 2017

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RIVERVIEW ANIMAL HOSPITAL – Full-time Associate Veterinarian

Riverview Animal Hospital is hiring!

Riverview Animal Hospital is a state of the art, fast paced 24 hour small animal, emergency and referral hospital. Located in beautiful Riverview, New Brunswick, we have been serving residents of New Brunswick for over 45 years. Due to exceptional growth, we are looking to expand our medical team. We are currently looking to hire a full time Associate Veterinarian!

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is a great communicator and is passionate about providing quality medical and surgical care. A minimum of five years experience in an emergency referral setting is required. We offer a competitive salary plus bonus potential; health and medical benefits; industry leading CE program; uniform allowance; membership dues and more!

If interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on Riverview Animal Hospital, please visit our website:

www.riverviewanimalhospital.ca

We look forward to hearing from you!


ELMWOOD VET HOSPITAL - Full/Part-time Veterinarian
Seeking a full-time or part-time veterinarian to expand our three DVM team! Signing bonus offered! We are a privately owned hospital. Our hospital has been established in Moncton for over 45 years. We are a Cat Friendly Practice (Gold Status) and we are AAHA accredited.  We are a fully integrated IDEXX practice with Cornerstone software, full in-house bloodwork abilities and IDEXX digital x-ray and dental xrays.  GE ultrasound. We are open minded about holistic veterinary medicine and we have an IVAS certified acupuncturist/herbalist on staff. We practice high quality medicine with a team of experienced RVT's and support staff. We are open six days a week but no on-calls required. Mentorship is offered and new graduates are welcome to apply. Competitive salary. Benefits and CE available. You can e-mail us your resume.
Contact: Dr. Cindy Lizotte, Elmwood Veterinary Hospital, 130 MacAleese Lane, Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 3L9; phone: (506) 858-9900; fax: (506) 858-9900; e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PETFOCUS DARTMOUTH VETERINARY HOSPITAL – Veterinary Associate Position
Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital is Hiring!
Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital has been serving the community of Dartmouth and surrounding areas for over 40 years. We are a very busy, well-established small animal hospital with a team of 4 experienced Associate Veterinarians. We are currently looking to hire a new Associate to join the team. This is a great mentorship opportunity for a new graduate!
If you are eager to connect with your clients and the community you serve, enthusiastic, a great communicator and passionate about providing quality medical and surgical care – we want to hear from you! We offer a competitive salary plus bonus potential; health and medical benefits; industry leading CE program; uniform allowance; membership dues and more!
Interested applicants please send a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
For more information on Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital, please visit our website:
www.petfocus.ca/dartmouth
We look forward to hearing from you!

COBEQUID ANIMAL HOSPITAL – Full-time Registered Veterinary Technician
The Cobequid Animal Hospital in Sackville, Nova Scotia has an immediate opening for a full- time RVT. Weekday shifts with some flexibility to cover the occasional Saturday. There is no on call and you can enjoy all holidays as we are members of the Metro Animal Emergency Clinic.
We take a team based approach to our patient care, practicing a high quality of medicine and utilize our technicians to their full potential.  We are a full service, seven doctor practice offering alternative medicine, canine rehabilitation, orthopedics, general surgery, digital x-ray, dental surgery as well as dental x-ray, ultrasound, in-house Idexx Lab and routine health care for your fury family members.
Great benefits package available including medical/dental and excellent employee discounts.
If you are interested in joining our team, please send resume including a cover letter via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax 902-865-3759 attention: Sandra MacLean

COBEQUID ANIMAL HOSPITAL – Full-time term Registered Veterinary Technician
The Cobequid Animal Hospital in Sackville, Nova Scotia has an opening for a full- time RVT starting August 2017 to cover a one year maternity leave. There is an option to start earlier than August to accommodate covering summer vacation schedules. Shifts are Monday to Friday 7:00am-2:00pm and/or 2pm-9pm with some flexibility to cover the occasional Saturday. There is no on call and you can enjoy all holidays as we are members of the Metro Animal Emergency Clinic.
We take a team based approach to our patient care, practicing a high quality of medicine and utilize our technicians to their full potential.  We are a full service, seven doctor practice offering alternative medicine, canine rehabilitation, orthopedics, general surgery, digital x-ray, dental surgery as well as dental x-ray, ultrasound, in-house  Idexx Lab and routine health care for your fury family members.
Great benefits package available including medical/dental and excellent employee discounts.
If you are interested in joining our team, please send resume including a cover letter via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax 902-865-3759 attention: Sandra MacLean

COMPANION ANIMAL HOSPITAL – Looking for AHT / RVT
Companion Animal Hospital, located in Dartmouth NS, is looking for AHT/RVT to join our team.
We offer a fast paced but enjoyable environment to work. You must be a team player with a sense of humour!  We strive to provide a high standard of care to our patients and customer service to our clients.  Our technicians are encouraged to excel at their profession and skills will be used to their fullest.  Experience with exotics is an asset but not a requirement.
Included is a health/dental package, uniform allowance, association dues and many opportunities for continuing education.
Fax resume to Jacquelin Morash at 902-435-9510 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  We look forward to meeting you.

SYDNEY ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Veterinarian Wanted
Sydney Animal Hospital is seeking a veterinarian to join our large progressive, mixed animal practice.  We are proud to have IDEXX systems for in-house bloodwork, as well orthopedics, ultrasound, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, acupuncture, computerized records, therapeutic laser and surgical laser.  Our staff of diverse veterinarians means we are able to offer extensive mentoring and collaborative approach to patient care.  We offer care for a range of species including companion animals, equine, livestock, avian, exotics and wildlife.
The position is full-time with shared on-call, with generous salary, CE allowance, paid vacation and paid emergency fees.  New Graduates Welcome to apply.  Sydney is the largest city in Cape Breton with a thriving arts and culture scene and a welcoming atmosphere and lots of opportunities for outdoors adventure.  Please send resume. Contact: Mr. John Brown, Sydney Animal Hospital, 609 Grand Lake Rd, Sydney, NS B1P 5T3; (902) 562-5551; fax (902) 539-6625; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

VETCETERA ANIMAL HOSPITAL - RVT, Full-time
Vetcetera Animal Hospital is looking for a full-time animal health technician. Our practice places a strong emphasis on preventive medicine and client education. We have a loyal clientele and have been well-established in the beautiful community of Bedford for 17 years.
We have a spacious and well-equipped new facility. We have full in-house laboratory, digital whole body and dental x-ray, new dental cart, Cardell monitor, Cardiopet and 3 well-equipped exam rooms. We believe in investing back into the practice and the staff.
We want a team member with strong interpersonal and communication skills to promote a strong client-practice bond as well as strengthen our team. We are looking for a technician with 3 plus years of experience who is keen on providing leadership in surgery (ideally with a strong interest in dentistry), appointments and treatment areas of the hospital. A less-experienced candidate who possesses strong leadership skills and a strong desire to learn may also be considered. The desire to build strong clients relations and attention to detail is a must in our practice.
We provide lots of CE opportunities and encourage professional and personal growth. We offer a very competitive salary, a generous staff pet discount, 2 week vacation plus 2 paid sick days, uniform and CE allowance. The well-being of our staff is important to us and we promote staff events outside the practice. We place a strong value on good work-life balance.
To learn more about our practice – please visit our website-  www.vetcetera.ca
Interested candidates may apply in person at Vetcetera Animal Hospital - 1144 Bedford Highway or via email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
All applications will be handled confidentially.

VETCETERA ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Veterinarian, Part-time
The search is on for a dynamic veterinarian to join the team at Vetcetera Animal Hospital. Our practice has been serving a loyal clientele for 17 years with a strong emphasis on preventive care.
We have a spacious and well-equipped facility built in 2010. We have an in-house laboratory, digital whole body and dental x-ray, new dental cart, Cardell monitor, Cardiopet and a spacious surgical suite with new MI LED lights. We have 3 well-equipped exam rooms including the new panoptic and a macroview otoscope diagnostic set and a Tonopen. We believe in investing back into the practice and the staff.
We are a small but mighty team who are knowledgeable and friendly and want a veterinarian with strong interpersonal and communication skills to join us. We hope to find a veterinarian who loves to come to work every day and wants to teach clients about preventive health care. A strong interest in dentistry would be an asset.
We offer competitive compensation, vacation plus paid sick days, uniform and CE allowance. We encourage professional growth and personal development. The well-being of our staff is important to us and we promote staff events outside the practice. We place a strong value on good work-life balance. The veterinary schedule is Monday-Friday.
Learn more about our practice at  www.vetcetera.ca
Interested candidates may apply in person at Vetcetera Animal Hospital - 1144 Bedford Highway or via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
All applications will be handled confidentially.

PETFOCUS VETERINARY GROUP, DARTMOUTH VETERINARY HOSPITAL - RVT, Full-time
Location: Dartmouth Veterinary Hospital       Hours: Full time       Start Date: Mid-April
POSITION OVERVIEW: The role of the Registered Veterinary Technician is one that demands great versatility. It is our commitment and pleasure to work with our clients and patients to ensure we provide the best advice and care at all times. Working to support our team your position duties include but are not limited to:  Sterile Assistant for various surgical procedures; Surgical induction and monitoring; Patient care/general husbandry duties; Client education/outpatient assistance; Clinic hygiene; Medical Record keeping
DESIRED TRAITS:
Positive and effective communicator who is open to feedback/ is coachable. 
Enthusiasm, self-motivation, and empathy, able to prioritize and work calmly under pressure 
Open to change/adaptable and are organized, efficient and able to multitask 
SKILLSET/JOB EXPERIENCE:
Experience with commonly used computer programs and veterinary software 
Solid understanding of animal behavior 
Experience with low stress patient handling 
Experience with induction, monitoring and support of surgical procedures 
Experience in basic RVT skills i.e. blood draws, radiographs, lab work etc. 
Experience with client communication/customer service 
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:  Graduation from an accredited Veterinary Technology program is required.   Registered (RVT) status or ability to write VTNE is required WHMIS Certification First Aid & CPR certification
Applications can be sent to Blair Lutes at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 902-434-0700.  

BEDFORD HIGHWAY VETERINARY HOSPITAL - Part-time / Locum Veterinarian Position
Seeking a a PT/locum veterinarian for a small animal full service veterinary hospital in Bedford, NS. Salary commensurate with experience.
Those interested please forward resume to Dr. Cheryl DeYoung/Bedford Highway Veterinary Hospital at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ACRES ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Veterinarian Position
Enjoy the Nova Scotia lifestyle in a friendly, welcoming practice. We need an integrative veterinarian who is experienced in SA medicine, surgery, and certified in at least one of animal chiropractic, veterinary acupuncture, or TCM herbal medicine. Certification or working experience in other modalities, interest in sports medicine an asset. Equine CAVM experience also strong asset.

Position can be full- or part-time with guaranteed minimum and benefits. Weekends, nights and holidays covered by 24 hour emergency clinic. In-house lab, digital radiography, surgery with 2 RVT's and support staff. Located in Dartmouth, 20 minutes from surfing and other recreational opportunities. Nearby Halifax has 5 universities and all the cultural and social amenities of city life. In Nova Scotia, a small farm is still affordable.
Call 1-902-434-4446 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and talk to Laura or practice manager Lynne about working with us.

NOVA VETERINARY CLINIC - Associate Veterinarian
Nova Veterinary Clinic has an associate veterinarian position available in our practice. We are a three veterinarian small animal practice and our clinic is located just outside of Bridgewater at Hebb’s Cross on the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia. We also operate a satellite clinic which is located in Milton, Queens Co.

We have a well-equipped facility with a loyal clientele and have been in practice since 1975. The ideal candidate should have a keen interest in small animal medicine and also an interest in partnership. Salary would be negotiable depending upon experience and productivity.
Contact Information: ph # 902-543-7255  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  Attention Dr. Brian Manuel or Dr. Sarah King.

BC SPCA PENTICTON VETERINARY HOSPITAL - Full/Part Time Associate Veterinarian
The BC SPCA Penticton Veterinary Hospital is currently recruiting for a full/part time Associate Veterinarian. Successful applicants will be self-motivated, caring and enthusiastic with great people skills. We are a growing solo practitioner small animal hospital, providing personalized compassionate care for cats and dogs with a focus on quality medicine and excellent communication with our loyal clients. We are fully computerized, and well equipped with in-house lab, digital & dental radiology, dentistry and more. We use low stress handling techniques & are working towards Fear Free Accreditation. Comprehensive benefits package includes a retirement savings plan, medical & dental benefits, CE allowance, CVBC annual dues, and VIN membership. Recent graduates are welcome.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 778-233-6752 to learn more about the position.

SHELBURNE VETERINARY HOSPITAL – Full-time Veterinarian
Shelburne Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full time Veterinarian.  We are a brand new small animal hospital located in the beautiful coastal town of Shelburne, Nova Scotia.

We have digital radiography, full in house lab and ultrasonic dental unit. We have a registered Animal health technician and excellent support staff. We are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm with equally shared on call. Support staff are available on call as well. Mentoring is available for new grads.
Compensation is commensurate with experience plus annual CE allowance. 
Please contact our manager, Theresa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   
We look forward to hearing from you.

EASTERN SHORE VETERINARY HOSPITAL – Full Time Veterinarian
Eastern Shore Veterinary hospital has been serving the community of Porters Lake and surrounding areas for over 35 years. We are a busy, 3 doctor, established small animal hospital with a well-developed team. We are currently looking to hire an Associate DVM to join us!

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic individual who is a great communicator, is passionate about providing quality medical and surgical care, and loves connecting with the community they serve. The successful candidate must be comfortable working as the sole DVM at times therefore experience is an asset. Hours for this position will include evenings and Saturday rotations.
We offer a competitive salary plus bonus potential; health and medical benefits; industry leading CE program; uniform allowance; membership dues and more!
Interested applicants please send a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

COMPLETE CARE HOSPITAL FOR PETS - Part-time or Full-Time Veterinarian Wanted
We are a family run practice 10 minutes from Dartmouth. We may be small in size but have many of the amenities that larger facilities have with a small home town feel and a team that will go the extra mile. We make our clients and their pets feel at home from the moment they walk in the door. We are growing rapidly and need your help with part-time hours that could turn into full time. Hours would mostly include day shifts with 1-2 evenings and every other Saturday 9 am – 2 pm. An interest in exotics and/or equine medicine would be helpful but not necessary.

Our ideal candidate is genuine, friendly and outgoing. You love being a vet and will get down on the floor to say hi to a pet. You are able to confidently handle most surgeries can personally connect with owners to get compliance for the best care. You are also organized and efficient in time management. We are happy to offer mentorship.
Do you want to be a part of our growing family and are interested in treating this practice like your own? Send your resume to Mr. Tom Sladek at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SPCA NOVA SCOTIA – RVT
The Nova Scotia SPCA is seeking an experienced and dedicated RVT to join our team working in a fast-paced, high volume surgical environment.   The Nova Scotia SPCA’s HRM Hospital prides itself on providing high quality veterinary and surgical services to the animals in its care while offering a low income Spay/Neuter assistance program to the public.   The successful candidate will need to meet the following qualifications:

• Strong anesthetic knowledge and who can multitask (prepare, induce, premed, monitor and recovering multiple patients)
• strong clinic pathology background to perform UA’s, fecals, cytology, (skin/ears), fna, pcvs and blood smears.   
• Recognize and intervene on emergencies.
• The ability to follow protocols, and be comfortable working with pediatric patients.
• Responsible for ordering medical supplies for surgical team and hospital.
• Must have excellent communication and time management skills.
• Must be able to work in a fast paced, dynamic team environment.
• High volume surgeries will be performed both at our hospital and mobile clinic so some travel will be required.
This position offers a competitive salary, benefits package, CE Allowance, paid EVTA dues and staff discounts for veterinary services and supplies.
This position is in Halifax, Nova Scotia. 
Please send resume with cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SPCA NOVA SCOTIA – Veterinarian
The Nova Scotia SPCA, HRM Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced and highly skilled associate surgeon to join our team working in a fast-paced, high volume surgical environment both at our hospital and with our mobile clinic.  

We pride ourselves on providing high quality veterinary services to the animals in our care while offering a low income Spay/Neuter assistance program to the public.  The successful candidate will need to meet the following qualifications:
• Strong surgical and anesthetic knowledge (elective surgeries, dentistry, soft tissue surgery)
• Strong clinic pathology skills.
• The ability to follow protocols, and be comfortable working with pediatric patients.
• Must have excellent communication and time management skills.
• Strong understanding of zoonosis, disease control, vaccine protocols.
• Must be able to work independently in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
• High volume surgeries will be performed both at our hospital and mobile clinic so some travel will be required.
• Shelter medicine experience would be considered an asset.
This position is part time (4 days/week) and offers a competitive salary, benefits package, CE Allowance, paid NSVMA dues and staff discounts for veterinary services and supplies. 
This position is in Halifax, Nova Scotia. 
Please send resume with cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

SISSIBOO VETERINARY SERVICES - Full-time or Part-time Veterinarian
Are you looking to be a part of a friendly and vibrant community?  Scenic surroundings, endless nature activities and an abundance of local culture can be found here.  Halifax/Airport is a mere 2-1/2 hour drive.

Our facility operates from a designated heritage property constructed in the 1830’s. We are seeking a long term, full or part-time veterinarian for our established “mixed” practice. We pride ourselves on animal and client care, which has cultivated informed and loyal clients. Our team is experienced, professional and consistent.  We are open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm with night and weekend emergencies as required.
Contact: Dr. Siegmar Doelle, Sissiboo Veterinary Services, 5 French Road, Plympton, NS B0W 2R0  Phone: 902-837-1009
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. |  Please visit our website www.sissiboovet.com

SACKVILLE ANIMAL HOSPITAL – Part Time Associate Veteriarian
Sackville Animal Hospital is seeking to add a part time associate to our team in early March.  The position will cover both medicine and surgery.  We operate with a full surgical suite, digital radiography and dental radiography, ultrasound, and laparoscopic and endoscopic capabilities.  The hours will be flexible and can be determined in cooperation with the ideal candidate, and will include a mixture of days, evenings, and rotating Saturday shifts.  Our ideal candidate has at least 2 years experience, places a high priority on building client relationships and effective communication, has strong leadership skills and is a positive team player, has strong organizational skills, and possesses excellent diagnostic and surgical skills.  Please take a moment to get to know us better by checking out our Facebook page and our website at www.sackvilleanimalhospital.ca

Please e-mail your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax to 902-865-6407 



VETERINARIANS AVAILABLE FOR EMPLOYMENT


VETERINARIAN AVAILABLE FOR LOCUM WORK

Small animal locum available for South Shore and Metro. Forty years experience. Special interest in Dermatology and Integrative Medicine.
Contact Dr David Evans at 902-275-0050 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

LOCUM AVAILABLE
Small animal veterinarian with 16 years of experience available for locum shifts in Halifax and the surrounding area. 
Please contact Dr. Laura Speer at 902-495-7150 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


EQUIPMENT FOR SALE

FOR SALE
Complete Radiographic X-Ray Imaging System

System Includes:
Ajex Model 240H Portable X-Ray Unit with Wall Mount
Del Medical AVChoice Table Assembly with Bucky
FireCR Image Scanner
(X2) 35 x 43 CR Cassettes
Computer system with imaging software
Pictures available. Three years old and in excellent condition.
Was $42,000 asking $28,0000
Please contact the seller Hope for Wildlife 902-489-4673 for more details

EQUIPMENT FOR SALE
TUTTNAUER sterilizer 2340 EKM, fully refurbished with 2 years warranty, electronic display, 230 V            $2300 + tax

Owandy RX dental x-ray high frequency/ wireless trigger NEW  $4700
Vaporizer TEC4 ref. keyfill ISO   $1000
Eagle Eye anesthesia machine ready to go NEW  $3500
TUTTNAUER 1730 autoclave, almost new only 92 cycles, 110V $1990
ANGEL AJ 5909 iv pump New     $895
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