STUDENTS - 1st - 3rd year students extern opportunities

  • 4203 Yoakum Blvd, Houston, TX 77006, USA
  • Intern
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Job Family: Student
  • Department: Students

Company Description

This opportunity posting for students in their 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year.  There is another posting for those who are 4th-year students. 

PetWell Partners is an owner/operator of veterinary practices in the United States, and the only organization to earn Practice Network Accreditation from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). 

If you are interested in being considered for an externship or summer job, please apply to this job posting.  Include a cover letter highlighting the study areas you are most interested in learning, the geographic areas you can work (locations listed below) and your dates of availability. 

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Job Description

At a PetWell, we offer specialized tracks for 1st - 3rd-year students.  We look to host veterinary students who are eager to learn from our experienced veterinarians.  You will spend most of your time at one hospital but there in certain geographic areas, there are opportunities to visit multiple hospitals during your externships.  We host externs year-round for usually 2 - 4 weeks per student.  We can be flexible on scheduling and length of externship. 

We have 50 hospitals across 8 states (TX (Houston, DFW, Austin), AZ (Phoenix, Payson), OK (OKC, Tulsa, Edmond), OR (Beaverton, Portland, Lake Oswego), WA (Seattle, Everett), PA (Gettysburg), MD (Frederick), VA (Manassas, Montclair, Purcellville)) offering a wide range of services for companion animals from GP, ER, Feline only, Speciality and more. 

You'll have the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience through our externship or summer jobs.  You’ll learn how to provide proper veterinary care, assist in physical exams, proper use of diagnostic tools, observe and participate in surgical preparation and monitoring, and develop your professional interpersonal skills working with a team of professionals. 


  • must be a first- through third-year veterinary student enrolled in an accredited Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program;
  • authorized to work in the United States;
  • available during your summer break, up to 40 hours per week, including evenings and weekends.
  • Focused on Companion Animal Medicine

Additional Information

This hospital is owned and operated by PetWell Partners. At our hospitals, our Veterinarians make the decisions about medicine and treatment choices. We are a fast-growing AAHA accredited network of veterinary hospitals. We currently operate over 50 hospitals across eight states with over 725 employees.

As an employee, you will have access to a wide range of benefits, training, and career growth opportunities. Need to move? Don't change employers; move with us.
Benefits include but not limited to:

  • Competitive Compensation Plans
  • Schedules to Balance Work, Life, and Family
  • Maternity and Paternity
  • Mentorship / Training
  • Licensing fees, CE and professional dues
  • Medical, vision, dental, and more
  • Paid-time off (full-time employees)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Relocation assistance (for New Hires and Internal Mobility)

PetWell Partners is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information. PetWell Partners is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities.

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