| Record #: 2967
Veterinary Practice Information:
| CalfCare is looking for an associate veterinarian to join our busy, exclusively cattle practice. We are a consulting calf practice headquartered in Northern Indiana. Our patients are predominately dairy breed calves that are destined to be feedlot steers or replacement heifers. We care for calves from newborn to finishers. Most of our clients are on family farms, but there are several larger corporate groups that we work with also. We care for farms with a few calves up to networks of farms with thousands of calves and work with a diverse culture of clients. Our practice area covers Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, and Kentucky and approximately 300,000 calves annually.
| Candidates must have DVM, be licensed and USDA accredited with the ability to become licensed in Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, and Kentucky.
| Welcome to new graduates as well as seasoned veterinarians looking for a unique opportunity in exclusively bovine medicine.
Candidates must have a strong background or interest in pathology, immunology, animal husbandry and scientific inquiry.
| negotiable based on experience
| CalfCare provides extensive benefits, including continuing education allowance, generous clothing allowance, paid vacation days and sick days, IRA contribution, liability insurance and professional licensing fees. We also provide health insurance and the option for a flexible spending account.
Facilities provided by the veterinary practice:
| Vehicle and phone are provided by CalfCare.
|Other Personnel :
| Currently our team includes four doctors, two registered vet nurses, and several support staff.
Practice strengths and emphasis of the business:
| Our primary duty is to help our clients be successful in raising healthy, productive calves using good management practices and judicious use of vaccines and medications. Our veterinarians partner with producers to create protocols and evaluate herd health. Each veterinarian rotates for a day of emergency calls during the week. We strive to stay on the cutting edge of technology. Our practice has ultrasound available for TUS. We routinely run cultures in house to get answers quickly for our clients.
We are also involved with regulatory veterinary medicine including health paper inspections and testing for import/export of cattle across state and international lines. In addition to client consultation, CalfCare conducts contract research trials and generates calves for research companies. We have a research facility that houses calves involved in research trials. Veterinarian duties there include medical care and records. Some overnight travel is required as well as some weekend duties.
| CalfCare is located in North Manchester, Indiana. We are 45 minutes from Fort Wayne and 2 hours from Indianapolis. North Manchester and surrounding areas are rural yet home to several universities. You can have the small town atmosphere with local attractions and also be just a short drive from larger cities with the many amenities they have.
Date job was submitted: 10/12/2021