Claws & Paws Veterinary Hospital® is a very family-oriented hospital with staff that doesn’t look at their careers as jobs, and that enjoys working together and spending time together outside of work. We strive to provide a safe and fun environment for all staff. While we are not always looking to add staff to our team here at Claws & Paws, we are happy to accept your application for potential employment when positions do become available.

Because we get very busy during the summer months and we are continuing to grow our business, we are currently looking to fill a few positions.

Associate Veterinarian

We are seeking a full-time Veterinarian to join our busy four-doctor practice. We know all these job postings tend to look the same, but here is what we are all about… Can you treat your fellow co-workers and clients/patients with courtesy and respect? If you answered yes, please keep reading.

We place a very high value on treating both co-workers and clients with courtesy, respect and compassion. Are you looking for a place to call home for the next ten years…or more? If you are as focused on patient care, client communication and client education as we are, then we’re looking for you too! A healthy work/life balance is just as important to us as it is to you, which is why our associate veterinarians generally are scheduled less than 36 hours. And, you have a scheduled break every day. We want you to take it.

We employ plenty of long-term staff who stay here because they love us and know how to help you be very productive We have an established and growing client base with a practice nearing 25 years of age in the same location. We have the latest in digital: DR X-ray system, Laser Therapy, VIA paperless (paper light in actual use) Practice Management software, Dental Radiology, Ultrasound, VIN membership provided, and you have your own computer on your desk you can call home. We have a full onsite in-house lab as well as the services of a full service outside lab. We have a busy surgery suite. One of our Doctors is a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist to provide options when traditional Western medicine isn’t working.

Please send resume and cover letter to Dorian Strickland at or mail to our address.

We’re looking for a needle in the haystack. Please read carefully as only the candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be considered.

Veterinary Technician with Experience

We are also looking for an experienced or licensed veterinary technician (L.V.T.). Someone who is able to self-direct, someone who is enthusiastic, hard-working and who is confident in blood draws, IV catheter placement, anesthesia induction, maintenance and monitoring, radiology, dental cleanings, client service, and very reliable.

Claws & Paws has a very cohesive team, who focuses on top-of-the-line client service and a wide range of services including, general care, surgery, laser therapy, acupuncture and ultrasound for both small animal and exotic pets.

Wages are dependent on experience and level of expertise. Some weekends, holidays and “on call” responsibilities are included with this position. Benefits, after an introductory period, include insurance, a retirement plan, and a basic uniform allowance.

Please submit an application using the form below or a printed copy and send it in via email at Please also provide a link to video creation/editing in your email.

Hospital Custodian

We are looking for just the right person. We are in need of someone to work afternoons and some Saturdays cleaning, restocking and assisting the technicians. This is an “entry level” position, for that person who doesn’t have much (or any) experience but is a very hard worker with a strong work ethic.

We are looking for someone who is able to self-direct, someone who is enthusiastic, a very hard worker and who has a very strong work ethic. The right person for this position likes to clean (at least doesn’t mind). If you do not like to care for pets, and clean up after them, this isn’t the position for you. We need someone to help us at the end of each day get the facility cleaned, re-stocked and ready for the next day’s business. There is a lot of responsibilities associated this position.

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