Shelter Veterinarian Job Opening – Full Time

The Animal Protection Society of Durham is looking for a Shelter Veterinarian to join their team of dedicated employees and volunteers. The APS of Durham, located in central North Carolina (regularly listed as one of the top places to live in the U.S.), is celebrating their 50th year of helping animals and serving the community. The Shelter Veterinarian is responsible for medical care and spay/neuter of animals in the shelter and in foster care. Other duties include management of the heartworm treatment program, referral to outside veterinarians for specialized surgical or medical care, prescribing medications and treatments for shelter and foster animals, soft tissue surgery as experience allows, working with management to develop new programs for life-saving efforts, and supervision of medical staff members.

Benefits include:

  • Paid sick and vacation time.
  • Paid continuing education and licenses.
  • Fully paid medical health insurance (dental and vision also available).

Salary based on experience and qualifications.

If you would like to join an amazing team to help provide positive outcomes for homeless animals, please send resume and cover letter to with the job title in the subject line.