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The PAWS Chicago Lurie Spay/Neuter Clinic, located in the Little Village community of Chicago, is accepting resumes for the Relief Veterinary position. We are the Midwest's largest low-cost, high volume spay/neuter and vaccine clinic.
The Veterinarian is a very key role at PAWS Chicago Lurie Family / Spay Neuter Clinic. This person is responsible for ensuring the highest quality of care for customer-owned and in-house animals present in the facility. Their ability to commit to covering at least 1 surgical shift per month is critical to the success of spay / neuter clinic.
Duties and Responsibilities
Perform spay/neuter surgeries.
Perform presurgical exams.
Perform wellness exams and administer vaccines.
Manage spay/neuter complications and be available for consultation with clients as needed.
Ensure the Clinic stays at a 99% save rate from surgery.
Support a professional and positive work environment.
Additional “special op” procedures with occasional emergency surgeries.
Potential for interdepartmental work in the Shelter Medicine program.
PAWS Chicago is the city's largest No Kill humane organization, focused on solutions to end the killing of homeless pets. Since our founding in 1997, homeless dogs and cats killed annually in the City of Chicago has dropped more than 50 percent. PAWS Chicago is working to build a No Kill Chicago -- a city where pets are no longer destroyed just because they are homeless.