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VCA Animal Hospitals Associate Veterinarian - San Antonio, TX in San Antonio, Texas

VCA Castle Hills Companion Animal Hospital ( is seeking an Associate Veterinarian to complement our talented team in San Antonio, Texas.

Our collaborative 4-doctor team has over 65 years of combined experience and makes a conducive learning environment. Our hospital is over 4,000 sq. ft. with a large surgical suite, and radiology room with ultrasound, laser, and boarding. We have an excellent team of technicians and support staff. We pride ourselves in creating a family atmosphere for our associates, clients, and patients.

Meet our team in our hospital video HERE (

Current students or new graduates, apply today!

VCA takes pride in expanding the growth and skill set of new veterinarians. We welcome newly graduated veterinarians (and current veterinary students) to apply to this position where they will receive individualized support with our 6-month mentorship program and a collaborative hospital team environment.

We are located in North Central San Antonio in the beautiful Shavano Park and Castle Hills area 20 minutes north of downtown. There are wilderness trails, parks, water sports, amazing restaurants, renowned golf courses and outdoor activities for families nearby. We practice high quality medicine and have a loyal clientele. San Antonio is home to the San Antonio Spurs, San Antonio Rampage, San Antonio Stars, San Antonio Mission and San Antonio FC.

Why San Antonio, TX?

  • #1 America’s Friendliest Cities

  • Most Romantic Cities

  • #8 America’s Cities of the Future and Best City in Texas – Forbes

  • #23 Best Places to Live in USA

  • Top 25 Best Foodie Cities in America

  • Top 10 Cool Cities for Millennials to Love.

Check out our Community Partnerships Here: San Antonio Humane Society ( / Animal Care Services ( / Guide Dogs of Texas ( ]

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, Vault 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 need to apply through our internal career site. Please log into Workday and click on the Career worklet on the landing page or search for Find 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