Employment Opportunities

We are currently hiring for a Doctor of Veterinary medicine, DVM

Qualifications Required

  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree from an AVMA accredited university.
  • Licensure in good standing or obtainable to practice in the state of Colorado.
  • USDA certification.
  • Commitment to practicing the highest standard of medicine and upholding veterinary code of ethics.
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Works collaboratively with hospital team members.
  • Makes decisions confidently and effectively.
  • Models a professional and courteous manner with staff and clients.
  • Commitment to ongoing educational development and growth.


  • Build rapport with clients by gathering information, listen to, and empathizing with their concerns.
  • Perform physical examinations and diagnostic/medical/surgical/dental procedures.
  • Communicates with clients on topics such as pet diagnosis, treatment plans, preventative healthcare, and nutritional needs.
  • Maintains client/patient medical records and makes certain all necessary logs are kept up to date through established protocols.
  • Stays current on new medical information and changes in veterinary medicine.
  • Assists in the development of the support team to ensure delivery of quality care and exceptional client service.
  • Presents a positive image of the hospital in the professional community and to the general public.
  • Weekly on-call shift; rotational on-call weekends and holidays.


  • We value work-life balance and can offer a flexible weekly schedule of 4-10 hour shifts.
  • IRA option w/ employer match.
  • Vacation, sick time, and CE allowance.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance available.

Additional Information

  • We are the only AAHA accredited animal hospital in northwest Colorado!
  • We are a certified Cat Friendly Practice ® by the American Association of Feline Practitioners.
  • We practice Fear Free handling. Dr. Susan Colfer is a Fear Free Certified Professional.
  • We live in the beautiful Yampa Valley, well known for our CHAMPAGNE POWDER® snow. Outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, rafting, biking, and flyfishing are just some of the more enjoyable activities to explore under our deep blue skies!

Please email your CV to: admin@petkareclinic.com Attn: Susan Colfer, DVM

                        Thank you for your interest in employment at the Pet Kare Clinic!

Our mission is to treat your pet like one of our own, with unparalleled compassion, experience and teamwork.