Record #: 2910

Veterinary Practice Information:

Josh Hillesheim
Practice Name:
Lena Veterinary Clinic
11002 W. Goddard Rd
Lena    Google Maps
Zip Code:

Job Description:

 Lena Veterinary Clinic has an open position for large animal veterinarian(s). Our clinic is a 10 veterinarian mixed animal practice that services Southern WI and Northern IL. Our veterinary clinic strives to be a full-service clinic. We have a robust business model with a core philosophy of providing appropriate time for personal life. The opportunity for future ownership is also present if the candidate desires. Description of the new position: Position is predominately cattle with varying amounts of small ruminant or equine given the applicant’s interest. Dairy and beef herd sizes are variable in the region, so a veterinarian will have a high level of variability in day-to-day work. DVM will be involved in reproductive management (ultrasound if preferred), milk quality with an in-house bacteriology lab, protocol writing and updating, and general sick animal work with the ability to run in house blood work. Person may also choose to do embryo/IVF work.  
Training Required:
Experience Desired:
 New graduates or experienced veterinarians may apply. We strive to provide great mentorship for new graduates.  

Species Percentages:

Beef:  40 Dairy:  60  Swine:  0  Small Ruminants:  0 
Equine:  0  Poultry:  0  Exotics:  0  Small Animals:  0 


Facilities provided by the veterinary practice:
 Clinic has milk lab for mastitis pathogens, in house blood machines, embryo transfer equipment, in clinic chute and tilt table with portable chutes to take to farms, and ultrasounds for pregnancy scanning. 
Other Personnel :  We are a 10 doctor mixed animal practice with 6 technicians and 6 lay staff. 
Practice strengths and emphasis of the business:
 We offer a multitude of different avenues to explore, but at the core we strive to provide complete care to our clients. We have many veterinarians at the practice, so on-call work can be spread out more for increased free time 
Practice Area:  Lena is in the beautiful rolling “driftless” region of northwest Illinois. There is ample recreation opportunity for the outdoor enthusiast. Lena also has a great school system for a growing family. If you crave bigger city life, we are located about one hour from Madison, Rockford, and Dubuque, and it’s just a two-hour drive to downtown Chicago. 

Date job was submitted:    8/3/2021 

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