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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - Sign-on/Retention Bonus up to $25k! in Pasadena, Texas

VCA Animal Medical Center of Pasadena is seeking an experienced Associate Veterinarian to join our AAHA-accredited small animal practice in Pasadena, Texas.

Sign-on/Retention Bonus up to $25k! Relocation Assistance Available!

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

We are staffed with knowledgeable and compassionate teammates with over 100 years of combined experience! We are proud of the high-quality medicine practiced here, as well as delivering excellent customer service to the communities we serve. We have a friendly professional staff that will welcome you and your pets into our growing family. We are a full-service hospital offering ultrasound, diagnostic surgery, x-ray, dental care, wellness, vaccines, bathing, and boarding. We offer an amazing team atmosphere, long-term clients, strong tenure of doctors, and great mentorship! Our reputation receives a number of referrals from other hospitals, and we pride ourselves on outstanding veterinary care! We are AAHA accredited and multiple team members are Fear Free Certified.

VCA Animal Medical Center of Pasadena is well-placed in the greater Houston area and the communities around us have access to the best the area has to offer. This area provides access to beaches, parks, nature centers, theater museums, and more!

This is an excellent practice in high demand! Our doctors have a very flexible schedule that allow for a great work life balance.

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As a member of the VCA family, eligible full-time employees will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including:

Health & Well-being

  • Innovative associate health and well-being department (Headspace app subscriptions, Fidelity financial wellness tool, and access to additional mental health resources)

  • 401k retirement savings plan with company match

  • Health/dental/vision insurance, infertility benefits, gender affirmation services

  • Paid parental, vacation and sick leave

Professional Development

  • Continuing Education Allowance and paid Continuing Education Days

  • WOOF University – offering abundant CE for Doctors and Staff

  • VCA Academy’s Mentorship Program – participate as a mentee or mentor in a GP or ER setting

  • Opportunities to participate in a robust Clinical Studies program

Additional Benefits

  • Up to 100% Pet Care Discount for your own pets

  • 100% paid professional liability coverage

  • 100% paid life insurance

  • 100% paid short-term disability insurance

  • Access to a network of 5,000 doctors, including more than 600 specialists

If you are a current associate, you will need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Jobs Hub app or search for Browse Jobs.

Benefits: We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and paid vacation/sick days, 401(k), generous employee pet discounts and more!

The information in this position description indicates the general nature and level of work to be performed. It is not designed to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job. Management reserves the right to revise the job description or require that other tasks be performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example, emergencies, change in personnel, workload, or technical development)

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans / Disabled. For a complete EEO statement please see our career page at