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Emergency Veterinarian position - Baton Rouge, Louisiana LA - Ref: CA30010

Job Role

Emergency Veterinarian

Job Type



Baton Rouge

Veterinarians who pour their dedication into their work find a supportive environment at my client’s animal hospital and emergency center. Within a collaborative community of veterinary care providers, they receive the backing, tools, and resources necessary to excel in their practice.

As part of a network comprising 400 clinics nationwide, this animal hospital and emergency center embodies an exceptional community of resources and individuals. Through shared experiences, laughter, and empathy, this community supports its members through the highs and lows of their profession.

Veterinarians here enjoy the warmth and camaraderie of a unique clinic while benefiting from the stability provided by a united network.

Veterinarians serving as Emergency Veterinarians have access to a broad network of on-staff specialists and medical leaders, providing support, collaborative discussions, and solutions for complex cases. They collaborate with highly trained emergency staff and utilize advanced tools and treatments to provide exceptional care.

In a profession driven by passion, this client recognizes the challenges veterinarians face. The hospital fosters a supportive culture where veterinarians can find balance and support their well-being. With options for flexible scheduling and resources to promote mental health, veterinarians can navigate every phase of their career with confidence.

They offer career mobility within its network of hospitals, customizable learning opportunities, and a progressive compensation model that recognizes dedication and expertise.

Experience & Skills Requirements:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required.

  • State Veterinary Board License in good standing for the state of hire.

  • Active DEA license or licensure eligibility.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in General Practice or previous ER experience.


  • Comprehensive benefits support veterinarians' mental, physical, emotional, and financial well-being, including:

  • Paid time off, including 8 weeks of full-pay parental leave, bereavement leave, and time off for new pet adoptions.

  • Pet perks, including free exams, discounts on products and services, and more at all Thrive Pet Healthcare locations.

  • Subsidized backup and ongoing care support for children, adults, and pets.

  • Mental health benefits, including coaching and therapy sessions.

  • Continuing education support through free courses, CE credits, and paid time off for completion.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this role and would like to hear more about this opportunity, please do give me a call on +1 646 569 9200 or email your resume to

We have plenty of other roles here at JHP so if this opportunity is not exactly what you are looking for please do email me on to arrange a confidential chat to discuss other options.

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