CLASSIFIEDS ~ MARCH 2017

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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.

4 PAWS 24 HOUR VETERINARY HOSPTIAL - Full-Time Veterinary Position
We are growing! Full time small animal veterinary position available starting April/May 2017. We are Nova Scotia's only 24 hour Veterinary Hospital and see a wide variety of routine, referral and emergency cases. We are fully accredited as an Emergency Hospital and a regular Veterinary Hospital. Come join our team of 6 full time veterinarians. We have in house digital full body and dental X-ray, ultrasound, CBC, biochemistry, clotting factors, blood gas machines and full surgical and dental set up. Anesthetic monitoring capabilities include ECG, blood pressure, capnography, doppler and pulse oximetry. We have a great group of staff and practice in a fun and busy work environment. With our supportive management and independent ownership, a mentorship opportunity could exist for the right new or recent graduate. Compensation includes license fees, medical/dental and CE allowance and is commensurate with experience. Apply with resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SHELBURNE VETERINARY HOSPITAL - Seeiking Veterinary Assistant or RVT
Shelburne Veterinary is looking for veterinary assistant/ technician. We are a brand new clinic that has opened in The beautiful coastal town of Shelburne NS. We have a full lab and digital radiograph machine machine.  Please contact the manager Theresa at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fax 902 265 2123.

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.

MERRITT ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Looking for Full-Time Veterinarian
Are you looking for mentorship, relocating, a new grad or possibly looking for a change in scenery?  We are looking for a part-time or full-time Veterinarian to join our small animal three vet practice at Merritt Animal Hospital in the beautiful city of Chatham,Southwestern Ontario. If you are looking for a more relaxed, quiet life away from the hustle & bustle than this is your place. We take pride in being the most economical place to live in Ontario but we also have so much to offer, such as the nearby lakes, Provincial Parks and countless outdoor activities. We have exceptional weather in the summer and the mildest winters in all of Ontario. We are a fully equipped, state of the art clinic that is up to date on all diagnostic equipment, including a dental suite, in-house blood machine & digital x-ray. The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills, has the right attitude, willing to learn and has a strong interest in medicine. There will be NO ON-CALLS. We are open 7 days a week with a flexible schedule. We provide competitive wages, paid licence dues, CE allowance and paid vacation. $5000 moving/sign-on bonus. Mentorship is always available. Please send resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MARITIME BUSINESS COLLEGE - Veterinary Technology Clinical Instructor
The Team to Watch, the Team to Join!!  Now is the time to join Maritime Business College located in Dartmouth, NS during our most exciting period of growth and innovation. Be part of a thriving team and enjoy countless opportunities to make a difference in the lives of students, your community and yourself.
Become a valued member of our faculty and discover a more rewarding way to leverage your professional expertise.  100% advocate for your students, you will provide a dynamic training environment where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential. You will utilize a variety of instructional techniques and delivery methods to bring our curriculum to life for your students.
At Maritime Business College we’re in the business of changing students’ lives. As a member of our faculty, you’re in the position to make it happen.  Current opportunity requires:
• Full-time position available – Signing bonus
• Successful candidate will have a Diploma in Veterinary Technology and be a Registered Veterinary Technician and a member of the NSVMA
• Knowledge of veterinary anatomy, terminology, clinical practices, nutrition, immunology, pharmacology, public health, preventative medicine, physiology, animal behaviour, office procedures, nursing, microbiology, animal rehabilitation, genetics, common diseases.
• Minimum 5 years practical experience within the veterinary field.
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Training or teaching experience an asset
• Adult education certificate an asset
• Hours – 8:00am to 4:30pm, excellent family life balance
• Medical benefits package
• Salary range 45k – 52k, based on experience in the field
In your application, please show how your qualifications and experience meet the requirements of the position.
Please include cover letter and send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . We thank all applicants in advance but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Here We Grow Again!!

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.

HALIFAX VETERINARY HOSPITAL INC - Veterinarian position
Halifax Veterinary Hospital is looking for a veterinarian to join our team. We are an AAHA accredited, family owned, group of three practices in greater Halifax .  We are looking for an individual who has a natural curiosity to learn, enjoys a fast paced environment and is solutions based in their thinking. This individual must enjoy working with people as well as pets and who has strong communication skills which we feel is so necessary within a team based practice. We offer a competitive compensation package, no on-call, a health benefit plan, corporate gym membership,  a pet insurance plan, professional dues, registration to APVC along with a yearly CE allowance.
Please email Peter Ainslie, CEO, CVPM This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Dr Paul Kendall, Medical Director This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

HALIFAX VETERINARY HOSPITAL INC. - Full-Time  Veterinarian
Halifax Veterinary Hospital Inc. is seeking a full time Veterinarian to join our team at our Quinpool Road location. Candidates must be compassionate, possess excellent people and communication skills as well be prepared to provide top notch medical and surgical care. We are a fully equipped, AAHA accredited hospital, and have a Cat Friendly Practice designation at this location. Interested candidates should forward their resume to Peter Ainslie CEO CVPM– This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FUNDY VETERINARIANS LTD. - Full-Time Large Animal Veterinarian Required 
Truro and Shubenacadie, Nova Scotia
A highly motivated full-time veterinarian is required at Fundy Veterinarians Ltd. We are a long established mixed animal practice in Central Nova Scotia. (www.fundyvets.com) 
The successful candidate will be a natural self-starter, have strong inter-personal skills, and demonstrate an established commitment to client and patient care.  The position will primarily include regular bovine medicine and surgical caseload, and a lesser amount of other species including small ruminants, camelids, and equine.
On-call responsibilities will be shared on a regular schedule and limited to large animal and equine.
Competitive remuneration and above average benefits package is offered, details can be provided upon request.  Commencement date – Spring  2017, some flexibility applies.
Applications should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. attention Dr. Trevor Lawson/Dr. Frank Schenkels (Large Animal Veterinary Position).  Fax: 902-758-1339 or Box 220, Shubenacadie, Nova Scotia, B0N 2H0.
Only candidates selected for an interview will contacted.

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. 

OROMOCTO VET HOSPITAL – Veterinarian
Looking for a change? Oromocto Veterinary Hospital offers a great opportunity for a veterinarian who wants to do their best for every pet. We are an AAHA practice that aims to provide high quality service to every patient and client. For recent graduate veterinarians, we are happy to provide mentoring as well as share a ‘second opinion’ on aspects of a complicated case. We offer a competitive salary and a generous benefit package including group medical, dental and life insurance, CE budget of $2000/year, three weeks vacation per year, matching RRSP program and professional dues. We share the emergency on-call with other area hospitals. If you are the veterinarian that advocates for, and works up, every patient, every time, we want to talk to you! Our hospital is equipped with digital radiography (including dental), ultrasound and IDEXX in-house analytical equipment. Tour our hospital at oromoctovethospital.com
Contact: Ms. Andrea Di Ruscio, Oromocto Veterinary Hospital, 225 Restigouche Road, Oromocto, New Brunswick E2V 2H1; phone: (506) 357-8880; fax: (506) 357-6020; e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

JASPER/VALEMOUNT VET CLINIC - Associate Veterinarian
Are you ready for a change of pace and place?  Do you want a better work/life balance?  Then this is the job for you.
The Jasper/Valemount Vet Clinic is looking for an associate to start spring 2017. The job is part to full time depending on whether I am on holidays or not and you would be based in Jasper and travel to BC once or twice a week.  We are primarily small animal with some horse work and there would be some on call which is fortunately not onerous.  Financial assistance would be provided for licensing fees and a private 1 bedroom apartment is available at a reasonable rent.  Jasper is a friendly and sophisticated small town with fantastic recreational opportunities to enjoy and plenty of welcoming people to do them with.  The clinic is very busy and well equipped with laser surgery unit, Idexx blood analyzer, digital x-ray, dental x-ray and high speed drill.  There are 3 RVTs and 2 support staff and we foster a communicative, fun and supportive working environment.  We have great clients and excellent compliance. If you are interested in practicing high quality, compassionate and rewarding veterinary medicine with a great work/life balance in an outdoor paradise then this is the opportunity for you.
Please contact Janet Jones DVM at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 780-852-5551 and find out more about how we can help you change your life!    

WESTE ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Registered Veterinarian Technician
Veterinary Technician needed at Weste Animal Hospital in Lawrencetown HRM. Must be able to work evening shifts 2pm-8pm.
Please email resume to Nathalie Green
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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 

24 HOUR ANIMAL CARE CENTRE - Small Animal Veterinarian Position
Our veterinary team is expanding! We are now accepting applications for a small animal veterinarian to join our team.  By providing our veterinarians with the tools and in-house diagnostic capabilities, and a great support team, we are able to offer our patients the gold-standard in veterinary care.  Our AAHA accredited hospital is fully equipped with paperless Cornerstone practice management software, full in-house Idexx laboratory, 2 SurgiVet Advisors, ultrasonic dental unit, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, endoscopy, ultrasound, therapeutic K-Laser and CytoVetStat. Take a virtual tour at www.24hracc.ca. Come and join an excellent team that cares for patients 24 hours a day with compassion, and professionalism.
Our veterinarians work 12 hour shifts, rotating between days and nights, with approximately 14-16 shifts per month. Compensation is very competitive, commensurate with experience and includes production bonuses, medical benefits and CE.  Professional development is encouraged and time off to pursue personal interests is provided.  The successful candidate will also receive a signing bonus of $5,000 - $10,000 (some conditions apply)!
Please submit your resume by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | We look forward to hearing from YOU!  

PETFOCUS, PETWORKS VETERINARY HOSPITAL - Full Time RVT
Petworks, a member of Petfocus Veterinary Group is looking for a full time RVT (approximately 35hrs/week). We are a full service, progressive small animal veterinary hospital committed to improving the lives of pets. We provide comprehensive wellness, medical, surgical/dental care, behaviour and nutritional counselling, as well as specialty services such as arthroscopy, surgical orthopaedic services, endoscopy, laparoscopy along with on-site ultrasound and canine physical rehabilitation.   Are you motivated, proactive and able to multitask? Do you excel in a team driven, fast paced and challenging environment? If you love interacting with animals and their owners then this is the place for you! At Petworks Veterinary Hospital you will have opportunity to utilize all of your skills and expand your knowledge through experience, continuing education, and unique employment opportunities.     As a member of Petfocus you are part of a team that is committed to providing excellent patient and client care. Positive and effective communication and interpersonal skills are a must. We offer health and dental benefits, an excellent staff purchasing package including discounts on services and products, uniform allowance, paid CE and plenty of growth opportunities. Salary based on experience. 
Applicants must be either a Registered Veterinary Technician or able and willing to write the VTNE to achieve registered status.
If you would like to join our progressive team at Petworks, please send your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PETFOCUS - Associate Veterinarian 
Hours:  Full Time and Part Time Start Date: Nov 2016/Jan 2017 
PetFocus is hiring!  We are looking for a full and a part time Veterinarian to join our clinics on the Halifax side of the harbour. Working with a team of Veterinarians and RVTs, these positions will focus on general medicine and surgery. 
Position Overview:
The ideal candidate is:
Dedicated to providing excellent patient care and building lasting relationships with the clients we serve
A skilled and efficient surgeon
Invested in personal and team growth through continuing education, mentoring, and community involvement. 
Committed to promoting an environment of positive and respectful communication
Additional Skills:
Experience with ultrasound is an asset.
Scheduling Requirements:
You will be required to work some evenings and Saturdays.
We offer an excellent continuing education and benefits package!    Interested parties are asked to apply by email with resume to Melissa McKay at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 902-293-9540.
To learn more about PetFocus please visit us at www.petfocus.ca  



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
ATLANTIC EXPERTS INC. | Phone 902-880-4565 | Website:  www.atlanticexperts.ca

 


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