Bovine only veterinarian – strong team / excellent clients

Do you want to work within a bovine only practice in the heart of cattle country?  Do you want to be a part of a specialized and amazing team of 6 bovine practitioners?  Do you want a great work/life balance?  

We are hiring a full-time veterinarian to complement our bovine practice in southern Alberta.  Our practice continues to grow, and we are looking for someone to share in the growth opportunities with us.  

We are committed to providing our cattle clients with the most up to date and professional veterinary consultation services for feedlot, dairy, and cow / calf operations. Our goal is to assist our clients in obtaining optimal animal health and welfare while supporting economic returns through efficient production animal management.

We have a strong and diverse team of veterinarians with many years of experience.  We enjoy practice and the relationships we have with our clients.  Our practice offers great wages, mentorship, benefits, and friendly call schedules, along with coverage for your continuing education and professional dues. Required: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM, or equivalent) degree from an accredited veterinary school and licensure with the Alberta Veterinary Medical Association.

The practice is based outside Lethbridge, Alberta, which provides access to affordable country living, city amenities (including a college and university), mountains, prairies, hiking, skiing, fishing/hunting, and international airports. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your resume or questions.



Professional Services Veterinarian

Lethbridge Animal Clinic (LAC) is seeking to hire a beef cattle veterinarian. The ideal candidate will be part of a dynamic professional services team that delivers veterinary services to feedlots in Southern Alberta.


Cow-Calf - Feedlot Veterinary Services

  • Diagnose causes of death in cow-calf and feedlot cattle (in person and via digital imaging)
  • Perform selected bovine surgeries
  • Perform pregnancy diagnoses and breeding soundness exams
  • Conduct individual animal and herd level examinations (in person or via digital imaging)
  • Perform regulatory procedures associated with cattle import/export or certification
  • Communicate protocols, research findings, recommendations, technical information, etc. to client operations and follow up as needed
  • Perform other veterinary procedures as required

Cow-Calf - Feedlot Health Management

  • Utilize data to monitor health parameters, and perform ad hoc data analysis as needed
  • Identify areas of concern and devise action plans and recommendations in conjunction with the entire Consultant Team
  • Perform client site visits as required to monitor animal health procedures and events, and to provide ongoing, positive communication


  • Education: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from an accredited veterinary school
  • Qualification for licensure with the Alberta Veterinary Medical Association

For more information on this position and to apply, click:


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Feedlot Associate Veterinarian Position Available

Looking for an energetic and motivated individual interested in beef cattle. Practice provides herd health and feedlot production services, regulatory and emergency services and research to beef feedlots and one large lamb feedlot. DVM required. Experience in beef cattle an asset. Post-graduate work in epidemiology, nutrition, or food animal medicine is an asset but not required. Must be eligible to be licensed to practice in Alberta i.e. passed NAVLE (North American Veterinary Licensing Exam). Vet will be provided with a new practice office including computer, vet truck, all required equipment, and work cell phone. ABHS offers a competitive salary and complete benefits package and covers CE expenses.

The vet will be working with two other associate veterinarians, two research technicians, an AHT and an office manager. There are no night calls so you can have a “life” after work each day. The successful applicant will be rotated through a weekend call schedule with the other veterinarians and technicians. ABHS offers a friendly work environment including staff and clients. It is close to Lethbridge which has all amenities including the university, college, hospital, airport, shopping and mountains for other entertainment.

Please submit resume with three work references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Web:


Alberta and Western Canada

Veterinarian - Beef Technical Services - Zoetis

A unique industry opportunity to join a tremendously supportive team!  Zoetis Canada is looking for a veterinarian to provide support for our beef cattle portfolio in Western Canada.

We are seeking someone with a passion for knowledge transfer and a keen business sense to help customers succeed.  Previous experience within the cow-calf and feedlot sectors are an asset.  The successful candidate is a supportive team player, highly self-motivated and has a strong sense of self awareness. Strong communication skills and a passion for the industry are key.

This position will be based in Alberta and will support Western Canada.

For a full job description, please click here or search LinkedIn (Keywords: Zoetis Manager Veterinary Services Beef). 

If you have questions or would like to submit an application, please email Dr. Melodie Chan at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Full-time - Now Hiring: Beef cattle veterinarian

We are an exclusively bovine health management oriented veterinary practice located in Airdrie, Alberta, that provides professional services to feedlot and cow/calf operations across western Canada. The practice also has an active research component and as an affiliate member of the University of Calgary, Distributed Veterinary Learning Community, we host both mandatory and elective student rotations in bovine herd health, reproduction and general veterinary practice.

We are seeking a seventh veterinarian to complement our current team of professionals. The ideal candidate will possess a strong interest in bovine production medicine as well as individual animal medicine and surgery. Post graduate training in a related field (epidemiology, pathology, medicine, or nutrition) would be an asset.

Airdrie is a thriving community located in 10 km north of Calgary and is home to many young families who work in Calgary but enjoy the life style and small com- munity atmosphere.

Requirements include a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree or equivalent with eligibility for licensure with the ABVMA. Salary and Benefits are negotiable depending on experience and training.

If you are interested in this career opportunity email your resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you require additional information about the position, please message me.


Westlock Veterinary Center is looking for an 8th and 9th full time veterinarian in our busy mixed animal practice. We service a large area less than one hour north of Edmonton based out of our 10,000 ft2 facility.  This is an opportunity for anyone looking for a life in mixed animal practice with the benefits of shared call and weekends. We are looking for someone with either special interests in equine and beef medicine and surgery or perhaps someone with more interest in small animal medicine or surgery, though mixed animal would be ideal.

Our clientele include an auction market, progressive beef and dairy operations, pleasure and competition horse owners and a steadily growing small animal population. Our clinic houses 4 large animal and 1 small animal ultrasound, 3 digital x-ray units, therapeutic laser and an Idexx lab system. Westlock has a population of 5000 with a growing young population and the county is home to another 5000. We are in close proximity to many indoor and outdoor activities including riding trails, Long Island Lake, camping, fishing and hunting, numerous golf courses, a local ski hill and a new recreation complex. We encourage you to visit our website at and the town’s website at Please contact Dr. Collin Lawrence (WCVM 2005) at: Phone: 780-349-3663; Fax: 780-349-4323; email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Excellent opportunity available for a licensed veterinarian to join our busy mixed animal practice at the Stettler Veterinary Clinic! What sets us apart from other hiring clinics in Alberta is that we are a progressive, yet well-established practice that is been in operation for over 65 years. We hold ourselves to the highest standard of medicine and work very closely with referral centers in the area. Our well-equipped facility includes an in-house lab, digital x-ray machines, large and small ultrasound machines, a therapeutic laser, and more!

Becoming an associate at SVC ensures above average compensation, production bonuses, comprehensive benefits package, and well above average paid time away from work, starting at over five weeks. You can expect to work in a positive and fun environment, where mentorship and teamwork are priorities.  

We are located in the town of Stettler, which is also known as the “Heart of Alberta”. It is a wonderful rural community boasting one of the lowest costs of living in Canada, and though it is a bit off the beaten path, is quite central to all of Alberta’s main city centers. At SVC, our goal is to not only meet the veterinary needs of our community, but also to provide it with support and enrichment. For more information about the town of Stettler, please visit their website!

We hope you are interested to learn more about the position, as well as the wonderful staff and facilities, here at Stettler Veterinary Clinic! We encourage you to take a moment to view our website, or better yet, come see for yourself why SVC could be a great fit for fostering excellence in your career. We would love to meet with you, so please contact: Dr. Jackie Dobinson, Stettler Veterinary Clinic Ltd., 4605 51 Avenue, Box 1120, Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0; phone: (403) 742-3338; fax: (403) 742-1170; e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; website:


Cow/ Calf Health & Management Solutions (CCHMS) is seeking an outgoing, self-motivated full-time associate veterinarian for the Cow/Calf Herd Health a division of Nagel & Company Veterinary Services located in Crossfield, AB.  Our clientele comprise a network of dynamic and progressive seedstock, cow/calf and feedlot producers across the province, that utilize data to maximize profits through evidence-based decision making.  CCHMS is partnered exclusively with Herdtrax, which through online data management has become the industry leader in secure, traceable, up-to-date cattle record keeping systems. CCHMS provides strictly ambulatory bovine veterinary services including pregnancy ultrasound, nutrition, bull soundness evaluation, as well as daily emergency services, examinations, consultation and facilitation of data collection and marketing. CCHMS is located 10 min north of Airdrie and 20 min to the Calgary International Airport and an hour to the Banff National Park. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, CE allowance and association dues. A fully-equipped truck with Porta-vet box including rectal ultrasound and semen testing equipment is also provided. If you're interested in high-end progressive cow/calf practice this is the job for you,please send your resume by Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Fax: (403) 946-5529 or Mail: P.O. Box 298 Crossfield, AB T0M 0S0 or call (403) 333-6089 to find out more about the position.

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