We are wild about people that share a love for animals! Join our paw-some group of veterinary professionals as an Extern in Grand Prairie, TX!?
Penny Paws Animal Clinic is a full-service animal hospital providing comprehensive pet healthcare services in Grand Prairie, TX. When it comes to family-friendly fun, Grand Prairie, Texas, is a top-ranked destination and one of the best places to be. In Grand Prairie, you’ll discover the best in Texas attractions, sporting events, arts and music, nightlife, and shopping – all in one place.
We maintain a network of Veterinary Community Outreaches and Animal Clinics that provide quality veterinary health care that is easily accessible, convenient, and affordable to the people of Texas. We pride ourselves on providing the best care offering a wide variety of medical, surgical, and dental services using progressive, modern medicine and innovative technology. To complement our doctors, we have an experienced support staff and a strong leadership team to help in your success to deliver the best care to each pet and pet owner!
As a Veterinary Student Extern you will be actively mentored (and depending on your year of school) as you develop technical skills while participating in rounds, surgery, treatments, and consultations with clients. Our industry standard mentorship resource guide will help you and your mentor intentionally identify objectives to focus on to ensure your experience is customized for what you want to achieve. Your experience could include gathering histories, performing physical examinations, developing diagnostic and therapeutic plans or building case management plans depending on what you are hoping to experience. We are here to help you become the doctor you want to be!
What’s in it for you?
We can provide Pet-friendly Housing or a Housing Stipend
2-8 week externships
Structured mentoring experience designed to help you learn best practices
Broad menu of developmental opportunities available
No On-Call or After-Hours Emergency Calls
Career Growth/Professional Mentorship
Access to an amazing network of professionals excited to mentor you
Enrolled in DVM/VMD program at an AVMA accredited veterinary school
Invested in building trusting relationships with clients, colleagues, and community
Motivated for continuous personal and professional growth
Team player, go-getter, willing to jump-in when needed
Positive attitude and the desire to learn
Mindset and drive to grow skillset and the desire to be mentored
Working in the People, Pets & Vets family allows you to provide excellent care with top-quality resources while maintaining the individuality and medical autonomy that makes each practice unique. We are all about the PEOPLE that share a love for animals. We put PETS at the center of everything we do. Our VETS and the entire support team provide quality care for pets. We foster a culture of learning, respect, and compassionate care. Most importantly, we like to have FUN! Join us today and become a cornerstone of your pet community.
People, Pets & Vets is a veterinary services company with offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. We form a true partnership with our hospitals to propel their success and pride ourselves on cultivating a great culture for our staff and providing the best veterinary care possible.