Integrative and independently owned practice seeks an Associate Veterinarian with a compassionate heart and an open mind. This is an opportunity to develop satisfying relationships with caring clients and the animals that they love, as you work with them to facilitate long term health. In addition to providing services to new patients with chronic problems, we provide lifelong wellness care, focusing on healthy choices in nutrition and proactive care. Full time position, schedule flexible, no after hour emergencies.
In this setting, we integrate general practice, dentistry and surgery, with many alternative therapies, including: Acupuncture, Animal Chiropractic, Chinese and Western Herbal medicine, Homeopathy, Flower Essences, Laser therapy, and Stem Cell and PRP therapy. Well equipped clinic, including: complete surgical suite, high-speed dental unit, digital dental and tabletop radiography, 3B laser, electro-acupuncture, stem cell technology, ozone unit. Entire clinic was custom designed incorporating principles of Feng Shui for the well-being of patients and staff.
These are the qualities that we are looking for in an ideal candidate:
Enjoys humans as well as animals,
Relates to all patients, clients, and coworkers with empathy and compassion.
Positive attitude and “Can Do” work ethic
Competent and confident in general medicine and surgery
Educated in at least one alternative veterinary modality, (such as Acupuncture, Chiropractic, Herbal or Homeopathic medicine)
Dedication to continuing education in integrative therapies.
Desire to live in Rhode Island and enjoy the community of this small state
We are located in beautiful Exeter Rhode Island, the setting is a rural town, close to many beautiful beach communities, farmlands and large state parks. Also, within close proximity to the University of Rhode Island, Newport and Providence. There are many diverse cultural events, outdoor activities and great restaurants in this area. Our clients come from throughout the state, as well as surrounding in CT and MA.
Wolf Rock Animal Health Center is a well equipped full service animal hospital that provides high quality animal care using a holistic approach. Dr. Liz Hassinger and her colleagues integrate conventional diagnostic and treatment techniques with alternative therapies. Whenever possible, we will recommend the most natural, safe and gentle forms of therapy.
Each patient is treated as an individual, and a treatment plan is developed according to the needs of the patient and the wishes of its caretaker. When appropriate, alternative therapies such as acupuncture, animal chiropractic, physical therapy, nutritional supplements, herbal remedies and homeopathy are suggested, in order to help the body heal without the use of chemicals and surgery. Surgical care, dentistry, radiology, preventative care and general medicine are also available when needed