Horizon Veterinary Clinic is a full-service, AAHA accredited small animal hospital, offering the best in medical and surgical care. Our medical director, Dr. Evan Dowdy, bought Horizon in 1991 and has been providing exceptional care to the pets of Adams and Weld County for the past 30 years. He has worked hard to create a collaborative environment and well-trained support staff.
At Horizon, we primarily see dogs and cats, but Dr. Jessica Ripke also sees small ruminants. We have an in house lab, digital radiography, digital dental radiography, ultrasound, cold laser, acupuncture equipment, and Cornerstone for our electronic medical records. Our second building houses our two surgery suites and dental tables. Several of our doctors perform advanced soft tissue surgeries and orthopedic surgeries, so any candidate interested in expanding their surgical skills would have the opportunity to do so here. Furthermore, we utilize the services of a board- certified radiologist who comes in every Tuesday to perform ultrasounds. There are several emergency and specialty hospitals nearby, so no after hours or on-call shifts are required. You can find out more about our hospital at horizonvetbrighton.com.
Brighton, Colorado is an amazing location for all ages! It is located just 60 miles southeast of Rocky Mountain National Park and less than an hour northeast of some of Colorado’s best ski areas. The Rocky Mountains offer endless outdoor activities like trail running, hiking, cycling, and rock climbing. Furthermore, Denver is only 20 miles southwest, so you can easily get to the city to enjoy the nightlife, restaurants, or one of Denver’s six professional sports teams.
At Horizon Veterinary Clinic, we take the health and well-being of our employees seriously, offering flexible working conditions and encouraging a well-rounded work/life balance. We offer competitive salary with high earning potential, High quality health insurance (vision, medical, dental, HSA/FSA), Optional life, disability insurance, 401K with company contribution, PTO, Generous CE allowance with additional PTO allotted, Reimbursement for membership dues and license fees, VetGirl discount, Plumb’s Veterinary Drug Handbook membership, And many more discounts and supplemental insurance options!
$50,000 Signing and Commitment Bonus!
Guaranteed base: $80,000
If this sounds like a team you want to be a part or to learn more, email Jessica Rushenberg at [email protected] to be connected with the Horizon Hospital team.
At PetVet Care Centers, our hospitals are managed locally, and supported globally, through our connected network. We are a group of over 420 small animal, mixed animal and equine general practice, specialty and emergency hospitals. We appreciate the differences in each community and support the local traditions which have made our member hospitals so successful.
Our location based Medical Directors guide quality of care, inform staff development and ensure community connection. Medical decisions, treatment plans and medication choices are made by each of our individual doctors, locally.
PetVet supports individualized learning opportunities, and encourages doctors to advance their skill through generous continuing education assistance.
We offer a top notch benefits package, which includes additional time off for CE and a variety of benefits to enhance quality of life including creative, flexible scheduling and deferred compensation.
PetVet Care Centers wants you to take pride in your workplace, and is committed to investments in equipment and the facility so you can service the community with the highest quality of care.
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