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Associate Veterinarian
McKillip Animal Hospital LTD Chicago, IL

Associate Veterinarian

McKillip Animal Hospital LTD
Chicago, IL
  • $100,000 to $150,000 Yearly
  • Medical , Retirement
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are looking for a Veterinarian to diagnose and treat our clients’ animals. Our clinic specializes in dogs, cats and occasionally smaller animals. Your day-to-day as a Vet includes performing surgeries, treating wounds, spaying and neutering animals and prescribing medicine. If you love being around animals and are committed to offering them the best possible healthcare, we’d like to meet you. Ultimately, you’ll act as the point of contact for pet owners, whether it’s to treat illnesses and injuries or to advise on animal nutrition and general care.


  • Examine animals and check their health status
  • Diagnose illnesses and determine the best treatment
  • Dress wounds of injured animals
  • Perform dental, ophthalmic and soft tissue surgeries
  • Vaccinate animals to prevent diseases
  • Spay and neuter cats and dogs as needed
  • Prescribe medication
  • Advise pet owners on nutrition, preventive healthcare and general care
  • Update client records


  • Experience conducting various types of surgeries, vaccinations and health checks on animals
  • Knowledge of medical equipment (e.g. X-ray machines) and anesthesia procedures
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions using simple language
  • Patience and a love for animals
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree
  • Experience or interest in surgery and/or internal medicine is plus, but not required. We reward our veterinarians with a superior salary, 4 weeks paid vacation, membership dues, continuing education, health and professional liability insurance coverage, and a profit-sharing plan. Send resume to Dr. Anthony Brizgys, New Grads Welcome. **10-15 K SIGN-ON BONUS**



McKillip Animal Hospital LTD

2867 N. Clark Street

Chicago, IL



Posted date

Over a month ago

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