Equine Vacancies

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  1. QLD - Scenic Rim - Gleneagle - 3 vet sall animal/equine practice, full time Graduate position New Graduates welcomephotos
  2. QLD - Moreton Bay Region - D'Aguilar - 5 vet mixed practice, full time new or recent graduate New Graduates welcomephotos
  3. QLD - SE of Brisbane - Carbrook - 3 vet equine/large animal practice photos New
  4. NSW - Upper Hunter Valley - Scone - 3 vet equine practice
  5. NSW - Newcastle - Broadmeadow - 8.5 vet equine practice photos
  6. NSW - Newcastle - Broadmeadow - 8.5 vet equine practice, Internships New Graduates welcomephotosSponsor
  7. VIC/NSW Border - Mildura - 8-9 vet mixed practice, equine interest New Graduates welcome photos
  8. VIC - Goulburn Valley - Shepparton - Congupna - 14 vet equine practice, Rotating InternshipsNew Graduates welcome photos
  9. VIC - Melbourne SE - Narre Warren North - 9 vet equine practice, 2 x 18 Month Equine Internships New Graduates welcomephotos
  10. VIC - Gippsland - Maffra - 14 vet mixed practice, position with equine focus New Graduates welcomephotos
  11. WA - Perth - Murdoch University - Registrar in Equine Practice New
  12. WA - Perth NE - Swan Valley - 3 vet equine practice, experienced surgeon photos New
  13. UK - Suffolk - Newcastle - multivet equine/fiagnostics practice New
  14. UK - Kent - Hawkhurst - multi-vet, multi-site equine practice - experienced equine vet photos New


Experienced Equine Vet

We have an opportunity for an experienced equine vet to join our well established practice in Kent.

The position would be based at our ambulatory practice in Hawkhurst Kent, with clinic facilities located at our Ashford site.

Position ideal for a vet 5 years or more qualified with motivation to grow and drive our practice forward.

We can offer:

We do have a fully shared OOH rota with time off in lieu. 

Good range of portable diagnostic equipment including DR, ultrasound, respiratory and gastroscopes, shockwave & motorised dentistry.

Seasonal variety of work with some AI/stud work. Visiting specialists provide back up for as needed.

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Hawkhurst is in the Weald of Kent, close to London, South Coast and Gatwick/Channel Tunnel. Associated small animal clinic in same premises.

We are part of the Linnaeus Group a vibrant, forward-thinking partnership of highly respected veterinary practices across the UK, comprising some of the best clinicians in the profession, including specialisms in small animal, farm and equine.

Please send your application to recruitment@milbournequine.co.uk or contact us for an informal chat and more information.



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Full-time Equine Surgeon Required
Location: Swan Valley, Perth, Western Australia
Type of Practice: Equine (100%)

An exciting opportunity is available for an enthusiastic, team orientated equine surgeon to join our rapidly growing equine practice. The position would suit an experienced equine surgeon who would be fully supported by our team including a Practice Manager, Head Nurse/ Anaesthetist and Qualified Nursing Team.

Set on 64 acres of river frontage in the heart of Perth’s horse population, 30 minutes from the City and world class beaches, this purpose- built clinic has been operating for 19 years. The practice services some of Western Australia’s leading studs and trainers as well as performance and pleasure horse owners. The work is 70% pleasure/ racetrack/ performance horses and 30% stud.

The practice offers full surgical, medicine, performance, reproductive, intensive care and neonatal facilities, fully supported by a dedicated nursing team with everyone focusing on the level of professionalism, service and care provided. The practice is well equipped including an arthroscope, ultrasound machines, shock wave therapy, power float and digital x-ray.

Belvoir is unique in its location, nestled within Perth’s growing horse population and a major tourist destination in the Swan Valley. Set amongst world class vineyards, boutique breweries and restaurants as well as being close to the city and famous beaches, our location provides our team with the perfect opportunity to balance professional career with lifestyle. The Swan Valley is a beautiful location to live in, providing all the attractions you would normally have to travel for, including world class schools, sporting facilities and golf courses. With prediction’s that Perth will be Australia’s third largest city by the end of this decade, we look forward continued growth and opportunities.

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Alongside a 4 day working week, after-hours are shared on a 1 in 3 roster with support and back up always available.


A very attractive package ($150k +) commensurate with experience, 4 weeks annual leave, 1 weeks’ study leave, practice vehicle or vehicle allowance and mobile phone supplied. Accommodation is available. There is the opportunity for continuing education and a partnership potential for the right applicant.

A work sponsored visa would be considered for international applicants.

Contact: Dr Chris Gales:


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Registrar in Equine Practice
The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University

The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University is the teaching hospital within Murdoch University's School of Veterinary Medicine. Our Equine Services provide a responsive, comprehensive referral service to Western Australian veterinarians, their clients and their patients.  We also provide a primary admission and ambulatory service for clients in the local surrounds. Our team includes registered specialists in both equine medicine and surgery and residents in training programmes. We deliver high professional and clinical standards, based on available scientific evidence, which are tempered with genuine care and compassion.

The Role
The key purpose of this role is to provide high quality veterinary services to horses in The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University as well as participating in and developing the equine ambulatory service. This position will also contribute, as appropriate and under guidance from academic staff, to case-based clinical tuition of veterinary students

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will possess:

Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.

Think Murdoch

With strong links to government, business and the community, Murdoch University helps people discover how to make a difference. Our staff and students are committed to high quality education, innovative research, and strong community engagement both locally and internationally.

Prospective staff can expect to enjoy the lively, natural campus and dynamic work environment, as well as a range of benefits and services unique to employment at Murdoch. There’s never been a better time to join us.

For more information or to apply:

Please visit http://jobs.murdoch.edu.au/ to view the Position Description and apply, or to find out more about joining Murdoch.

Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted. Please note visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Murdoch University values workplace diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, and people with disability.

Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.

Position contact: Dr Rachael Smith, Senior Lecturer in Equine Surgery via email at R.Smith@murdoch.edu.au.

Closing date: 06 February 2020 (11:59pm)

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All Horses Veterinary Services are seeking to employ a super motivated, enthusiastic large animal veterinarian with at least 2 years' experience. Support will be given but the position requires attending emergencies on your own so any candidate will need to be able to suture, stomach tube and make basic field practice decisions confidently.

The successful applicant will have good communication skills, will enjoy working with a team and will have technical skills required as a field equine veterinarian. There is a small percentage of other livestock work also. A long term associate is leaving, thus there is ample work for the right candidate to step in to.

Be inspired by living and working in the beautiful Redlands with the bay, ten minutes away and beaches and the city 45 minutes away.   

We are a team committed to best practice through continued education and quality equipment. You will work from a car fully kitted out, including ultrasound, inverter, iphone and ipad. Our motivated and hardworking veterinary nurses provide quality support which is shared between the vets. After hours are shared with generous remuneration as we believe in work life balance for veterinarians. 

We are currently upgrading our facilities and want another like- minded 3rd veterinarian who is passionate about providing good quality, modern veterinary care of horses and other large animals.

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If you are the motivated equine vet we are after, please send your curriculum vitae to janinedwyer@ozemail.com.au   For any questions, contact Janine Dwyer on 0457 467 737.

Visit: www.allhorsesveterinaryservices.com.au and

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Applications are currently being accepted for two (2) veterinarians interested in an 18 month internship in equine medicine, surgery and anaesthesia at South Eastern Equine Hospital. The start dates for the positions are late January 2020 and March 2020.

South Eastern Equine Hospital is an Equine referral hospital situated in the south east of Melbourne. The hospital is staffed by 2 specialists in Equine Surgery, an internal medicine specialist, 3 experienced veterinarians and 3 interns. We also have a specialist ophthalmologist visit the practice on a weekly basis and consult with a specialist veterinary anaesthetist. The hospital caseload consists of referral and primary accessions with a mixture of surgical and medicine cases and some assisted reproduction during the breeding season.

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The successful applicant will gain experience in surgery, medicine, anaesthesia, reproduction, ophthalmology and diagnostic imaging. They will assist in the diagnosis and treatment of hospital cases and be rostered for afterhours work.

Applicants must meet the necessary requirements to be fully registered as a veterinarian in Victoria, Australia. For further information, please contact the Veterinary Practitioners Registration Board of Victoria (www.vetboard.vic.gov.au).

Applicants should send a letter of application along with a curriculum vitae to Gareth Trope (gareth@seeh.com.au). For further information regarding the position please contact Gareth Trope or Robyn Charman on (03) 8790 4922.

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A full time position is available for a veterinary surgeon to join our eight to nine vet mixed practice in Mildura. Experienced colleagues and enthusiastic new graduates are encouraged to apply. An interest in equine work is a benefit. Our new and large purpose built hospital offers all the equipment and facilities to practice excellent quality veterinary medicine and surgery with friendly and supportive nursing staff. Digital x-ray, ultrasound with colour doppler, pulse oximetry, in-house laboratory and cytology, infusion pumps, oxygen generators and orthopaedic instrumentation are components of our practice. The practice has a busy medical and surgical caseload, mainly small animal (85%) and equine (10%), but does include avian and wildlife work in addition to the expected other species of cattle, sheep and pigs. The building now includes six consulting rooms and three operating theatres.

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The equine facility consists of a large shed with undercover stabling, two horse crushes, equine scales, and a knock down and recovery room. Seven holding paddocks are available for equine work brought to the clinic. Equine specific x-ray, dental work with power float, artificial insemination during the stud season, and routine tendon ultrasounds are components of the practice. This is in addition to the expected colics, geldings, lameness work ups, stitch ups and laboratory blood work.

The clinic has nine full time and four part time nursing and support staff. The Practice is an Academic Associate Practice with the University of Melbourne, and in addition has veterinary students seeing practice from international veterinary schools as well as the other Universities in Australia.

So, if a rural mixed practice with a wonderfully varied caseload, and strong support staff appeals, then we would welcome your application. There is a strong emphasis on discussion of cases between colleagues at rounds each day, and we are a practice used to supporting new graduates as they embark on their careers. Bi-monthly webinars, practice membership of CVE, and each veterinarian provided with VIN membership gives all colleagues opportunities to continue to enhance their skills and knowledge. We expect veterinarians to embrace new challenges as experience dictates.

Plans of the building and discussion of our practice can be found at our website www.benetookvet.com.au.

Mildura, a vibrant inland city on the Murray River in north-west Victoria, is a terrific place to live, enjoying a pleasant climate, and with extensive sporting, recreational and educational facilities. It boasts a rich multicultural heritage, reflected in a large and diverse selection of restaurants, a strong arts community with writers and artists festivals, music festivals and both local and visiting live theatre. Mildura is the main city in a large irrigation district of the Murray-Darling Basin, with grapes and citrus as the main horticultural industries. Extensive dry land farming of wheat, sheep and cattle in outback NSW is on your doorstep. Mildura is well serviced by three airlines with a dozen flights each day to and from Melbourne. Flight time is just one hour.

Enthusiastic new graduates or experienced colleagues would be welcome to apply.

New graduate salary is $65,000 plus after hours and superannuation. The salary for experienced colleagues will be commensurate with experience. After hours duty is shared equally with all veterinary surgeons, with a 4 day rostered weekend off each duty cycle. Normal hours of work averages 38 hours per week.

Please feel welcome to contact me by email or phone at any time in regards the position we have available.
Contact: Dr Bill Sutherland
Benetook Veterinary Clinic
634 Benetook Avenue
Mildura VIC 3500
Phone: 03 5022 2455
Mobile: 0408 231 984
E-mail: w.j.sutherland@internode.on.net


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Equine Rotating Internship- Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital

Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital located in Congupna, (Shepparton), Victoria, Australia has an opportunity for Intern Veterinarian’s to join our specialist equine practice, commencing July 2020 for one year (13 months), finishing in August 2021.

The rotating internship programme at Goulburn Valley Equine Hospital has been running for many years and has provided many graduates with significant exposure, training and experience in all areas of equine internal medicine, surgery and reproduction. 

The hospital caseload is busy and diverse, with an equal mix of referral and first opinion cases.  During the season, the hospital admits approximately 100 sick neonates for intensive care. Interns participate in a rotating roster through surgery, outpatients, reproduction, medicine, anaesthesia and night duty, working under specialists in equine surgery, equine reproduction and internal medicine, and their associated residents. 

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The successful applicant must possess a veterinary degree registerable with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of Victoria, Australia. 

New graduates are encouraged to apply, as well as any recent graduate wanting to gain more equine experience.

For more information or to forward an application (Resume and Letter of Application) please email the practice manager, Robert Ralston on robert.ralston@gvequine.com.au or Dr Stacey Sullivan on stacey.sullivan@gvequine.com.au

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 12th February 2020.

For more information, see gvequine.com.au and

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Experienced Equine Veterinarian - this is a Thoroughbred stud based position

We are seeking an Equine Veterinarian with predominantly stud based clinical experience. The role will suit a well-established Veterinarian with at least three years reproduction and foal medicine experience. Some experience in yearling sales work (both preparation & on site sales services) and sport medicine would be considered favourably.

Gundy Veterinary Services provides resident based veterinary care for Arrowfield Stud, Scone in the Upper Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia. Arrowfield Stud is one of Australia's leading thoroughbred breeding operations, with 11 stallions, a resident broodmare band of 400 mares and their offspring to yearling age . The stud is one of the largest consignors of yearlings in the country with large drafts at most major sales. The state of the art Arrowfield Training Centre, adjacent to the stud is home to Paul Messara Racing where a string of Thoroughbreds are broken and trained including pre-training for some of Sydney and Melbourne's leading trainers.

The position involves sole responsibility for the reproductive medicine of approximately half of the broodmare band and general veterinary care of their offspring. Veterinary care of yearlings during sales preparation, as well as a limited amount of sport medicine at the racing stables provides for a varied and year-round work load. The onsite veterinary practice is well equipped with laboratory facilities, digital radiology, ultrasonography, video-endoscopy, and a Shock wave machine. Onsite medical management of mid-level ICU is catered for. An experienced veterinary nurse forms an integral part of our small team of three veterinarians.

Gundy Veterinary Services works closely with two of Australia's major equine referral practices for second opinion, surgical referral services, and mentoring.

The Hunter Valley offers a pleasant country lifestyle with several options for junior and senior school, a good range of sporting and recreational facilities. We are 3 hours from Sydney.

A generous remuneration package commensurate with experience is on offer. A car, phone and accommodation are routinely offered with the package. Package will be over $100,000 p.a.

Interested veterinarians should email their applications including a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names of two referees to Dr Wendy Perriam at: Wendy@arrowfield.com.au or PO Box 397 Scone, NSW, 2337 Australia. All applications will be in confidence.

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An opportunity has arisen for an experienced clinician to join our busy team at our state-of-the-art Diagnostic Centre in Exning, Newmarket. The successful applicant will be confident investigating lameness and poor performance cases to a high standard.

Rossdales Equine Hospital and Diagnostic Centre welcomes around 3000 horses through its doors annually. The Diagnostic Centre team comprises six senior clinicians and their veterinary assistants, supported by a large team of experienced interns, veterinary technicians and radiographers. Facilities include computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear scintigraphy, digital radiography and ultrasound, a large lameness work-up area and an all weather arena and lunging areas. At the hospital we have five ECVS Diploma-holding equine surgeons, all with individual areas of expertise and interest, servicing a large diversity of orthopaedic and soft tissue cases. We additionally have a specialist referral internal medicine service dealing with a variety of cardiac, thoracic, abdominal, neonatal and urogenital cases.

The successful applicant will have a minimum of three years primary responsibility in lameness and poor performance investigations, and ideally have a post graduate qualification in a relevant speciality. Confidence and ability to investigate sports and pleasure horse cases to a high level will be necessary, as well as skills in diagnostic ultrasound and interpretation of radiographs and scintigrams. Excellent communication skills, with both clients and colleagues, will be essential. Experience in pre-purchase examination will be required.

The position will be based at the Diagnostic Centre and will occasionally involve some travel to other practice sites and clients’ premises.

This is a full-time position, working 5.5 days per week with some contribution to the hospital-based out of hours service, therefore it is a requirement of the position that the successful candidate lives within 10 minutes of the Practice.

Professional indemnity insurance and BEVA membership will be paid for by the practice.

The successful candidate will be able to take advantage of an excellent CPD package which promotes learning both externally and with access to the internationally renowned Rossdales CPD programmes.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualification level and will be discussed with individual applicants.

Applicants must be eligible to register with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and must have the right to work in UK.

Clinicians currently working abroad are welcome to apply, but must be registered with the RCVS at the time of interview. Fluency in written and spoken English is essential.

For further information, please see the full job description.

Application Process
If you would like to discuss the role, please contact Tim Barnett by email at tim.barnett@rossdales.com, or by telephone on 01638 577754.

To apply, please submit your Curriculum Vitae and a letter to support your application along with details of two referees (referees will only be contacted should you be selected for interview and with your prior consent) to recruitment@rossdales.com

Closing date: 7th February 2020.

For your information, we will comply with the data protection principles when gathering and using personal information, as set out in our Data Protection Privacy Notice (recruitment).

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Experienced Equine Veterinarian Wanted

Are you a horse vet tired of chasing seasonal reproductive work? Would you like to live by the ocean with the benefits of a rural community at your doorstep?

Newcastle Equine Centre is seeking an enthusiastic experienced equine reproductive veterinarian to join our rapidly expanding practice in the heart of beautiful Newcastle, NSW. Newcastle is a working port city with beautiful beaches, great schools, and great coffee. It is the gateway to the Hunter Valley which boasts one of the best Thoroughbred breeding areas in Australia as well as a host of eventers, trotters, racehorses, and backyard ponies.

NEC is a combination of first opinion, ambulatory and referral practice which provides reproductive services for local breeding farms as well as in-hospital facilities to manage surgical, paediatric, and emergency medical cases. Currently, our team consists of six full-time and two part-time equine veterinarians, our specialist Equine Surgeon and Director, Dr Paddy Todhunter, a Veterinary Pathologist and Equine Medicine specialist along with 12 support staff. Our case load covers all aspects of equine veterinary practice including dressage, eventing, pony club, polo, racetrack and reproduction. Digital x-ray machines, endoscopy (dynamic and video), high quality ultrasound equipment, laser, in-house laboratory and dental instruments including a power float are available at our clinic.

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The available position is a permanent full-time job encompassing routine equine practice in the off season along with seasonal reproductive work but can be adapted to include any areas of interest like AI, ET work, sports medicine, dentistry or medicine. The work week entails a 4-day work week in the off season with a rotation of one night a week on call, a 1 in 5 weekends on call roster and rotation attending trotting race meetings when necessary. During the equine breeding season, if reproduction is a primary job then there is no on call during that period (Sept through Dec). Experience in reproduction is necessary along with the ability to continually learn, work well in a team with a high work standard. Salary range is well-above the award and commiserate with the experience of the applicant starting at $90,000 plus superannuation. The successful applicant will be provided with a fully equipped car, petrol and a phone allowance as well as accommodation (utilities and internet included) as part of the salary package.

Sponsorship for the right candidate is possible but all applicants are required to be eligible for registration by the Veterinary Practitioners Board of New South Wales.

Interested applicants should forward a resume along with the names of three referees to Dr Kristen Todhunter at nec@newcastleequine.com.au or by mail to PO Box 123, Broadmeadow, NSW 2292.

For more information, see www.newcastleequinecentre.net.au and

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Newcastle Equine Centre has internship opportunities available in equine practice starting in January, 2020 and July, 2020. These internships offer new or recently graduated veterinarians the opportunity to experience both general, reproductive and referral equine practice with a team of experienced equine practitioners, a specialist equine surgeon and an equine medicine specialist.

Our practice is located in beautiful Newcastle adjacent to Newcastle Racecourse and five minutes from many of the most beautiful beaches in NSW. We have an interesting and highly varied caseload of both first opinion and referral cases servicing approximately 25% thoroughbred racehorses, 25 % Standardbred pacers, 25% performance/pleasure horses and 25% stud medicine. We operate using state of the art diagnostic equipment including digital radiography units, colour flow doppler ultrasound, video endoscopy, dynamic endoscopy, hand held ECG unit, laser and a fully equipped in house laboratory.

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Applicants should be highly motivated, enthusiastic individuals looking to make the most of the learning opportunity. The successful applicants will receive experience in the fields of surgery, anaesthesia, medicine, lameness, reproduction, laboratory procedures and imaging (radiology, ultrasonography, endoscopy and dynamic endoscopy) with the support of senior vets, a specialist surgeon and medicine specialist. The successful interns will have an internship program tailored to their interests and will include involvement in the diagnosis and treatment of hospital cases as well as general ambulatory work, reproduction and attendance at trotting meetings. Afterhours on call duties are covered by the team of associate veterinarians, with the interns sharing secondary back-up for assistance and night treatments until their skills are established.

Applicants must be eligible to work and register as a Veterinary Surgeon in New South Wales. The salary package is in line with the Award and starts at $60,000 AUD plus Superannuation as well as including fully furnished shared accommodation adjacent to the hospital, utilities, work vehicle, phone, four weeks annual leave and access to local continuing education. Visa sponsorship for 12 months is available for overseas candidates with credentials allowing them to work in NSW as a veterinarian.

All enquiries should be directed to nec@newcastleequine.com.au or call (02) 4927 6135. Applications should include; a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and two letters of reference to Dr Kristen Todhunter, PO Box 123 Broadmeadow, NSW 2292.

Applications are open until the positions are filled.

For more information, see www.newcastleequinecentre.net.au and

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We have it right here . . .

We are looking for a 'special someone', who is a new or recent graduate, to join our Veterinary team. With a view to commencing in January, or earlier.

It’s a unique opportunity because you will get to enjoy working with a well-established Equine client base (stud farms, pleasure horses, small animal house calls and hobby farms) . . .

AND work with small animals too at our brand new Veterinary clinic!

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The ‘someone special’ we are looking for will be:

You will get the opportunity to carry out full work ups and exercise your quality diagnostic skills using all the cool stuff (mobile direct digital radiography, ultrasonography, endoscope, microscope, incubator, powerfloat, equine reproductive equipment and a portable horse crush) . . .

As well as access to a dedicated work vehicle, mobile phone and the usual perks! Better still is that we are located between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast close to pristine coastal beaches with a rural country lifestyle!

Salary will be determined based on your skillset and value you bring to the business . . . we don’t scrimp on this because we are looking for more than someone who just wants a ‘job’.

If you are that ‘special someone’ we are looking for, then please send your resume, and cover letter to:

Attn: Trent Raeburn Moreton Bay Equine Vets

Be sure to let us know why you are the person we NEED in our team…!

Website www.moretonbayequinevets.com.au

Facebook www.facebook.com/MoretonBayEquineVets

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Hoof n Paws & Veresdale Equine Vets is currently looking to employ a Full Time, New or Recent Graduate, Veterinarian.

Our current work ratio is 40% Equine & 60% Small Animals including Small Farm Animals.

This position would suit a veterinarian who is looking for in-depth mentoring with veterinarians who enjoy sharing their knowledge and skills.

The successful applicant will need to be passionate about horses & all small animal species. A keen interest to learn all facets of equine care is required with a particular interest in equine dentistry. A love of all our furry friends is a must. After hours are shared & full mentoring support is provided.

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Hoof n Paws & VEVS is located on the southern outskirts of Brisbane, just south of Jimboomba. An easy hour’s drive from Brisbane & Gold Coast Airports and beaches. A practice of excellence ethos is expected and maintained.

Remuneration is commensurate with experience and above award.

Temporary singe person accommodation if required.

We have a comprehensive Hendra Policy in place and encourage applicants to discuss this in detail with us.

Please attention your CV to:
The Administration Manager

For more information, see www.vevs.com.au and

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Equine Vets…a new position is vacant at Gippsland Equine Hospital.

A new full time position has become available for an experienced equine / companion animal veterinarian to join Gippsland Veterinary Hospital.

With an anticipated start date of early February 2020, you will join a busy mixed practice with 14 vets and 30 support staff based in the heart of the always green and productive Macalister irrigation district in Maffra, south east Gippsland.

Our long-established practice includes our main hospital in Maffra as well as the Sale Vet Centre and purpose-built Gippsland Equine Hospital.

We provide a high standard of service and can diagnose and treat most things in-house due to the quality equipment and extensive experience amongst our vets.  We refer very little.

We need an experienced equine vet to take charge of the Equine Hospital and provide some support to the small animal team. 

The position will be approximately 80-90% Equine work and 10-20% small animals.

You will work in a fully equipped hospital with most of the latest equipment including Idexx laboratory, ultrasonography, endoscopy, full equine surgery, dentistry and repro facilities.

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We treat all routine medical and surgical cases as well as provide artificial breeding programs, mare and foal management.  We are equipped to undertake colic surgery and arthroscopy.

The case load is predominantly pleasure and competition horses and there is scope to develop the thoroughbred racing work.

The position is full time 9-day fortnight with a share of 1 in 5 on-call.

About You:

The Region:


For more information and to apply:
For more information please contact Dr Duncan Runciman Ph 0408 053 056
Please email your CV with references and a cover letter addressing the key criteria to recruitment@apiam.com.au

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