Bolton Veterinary Hospital
Bolton, Connecticut, United States
Spotlight Preferred
30+ days ago
Job Duration
Practice Type
Small Animal 
Min Experience
Required Travel
Job Function
Veterinarian: General Practice


Do you want to work with an AAHA-accredited private practice that prides themselves on practicing the highest standards of medicine? Are you looking for a practice that gives you autonomy and support? Have you been dreaming of working with knowledgeable and experienced support staff?

We are currently open to those interested in Full Time Associate or Relief opportunities and have both GP and Emergency positions available for the right candidate. Contact Kate at or feel free to text 860-335-3241 for any additional discussion.


Bolton Veterinary Hospital is located in Bolton, CT. Our location is perfect for a quick 15-minute drive into the quaint downtown of West Hartford to enjoy local shops and great restaurants. Our practice is also conveniently located 90 minutes from Boston which gives you the options for a fun day trip or quick getaway weekend. Having an excellent school system, a good balance of the city and rural lifestyle, and experiencing all four seasons, makes this the ideal location to live and work. For outdoor lovers, don’t worry, you’ll have access to endless walking and biking trails, locations for fishing, beautiful golf courses for warmer weather, and taking in gorgeous views of Hartford from the mountaintops.

Practice Overview

Bolton Veterinary Hospital has been serving the greater Bolton area since 1953. We are an AAHA-accredited practice and take immense pride in providing the highest quality standard of medicine to their patients. Our hospital's unwavering loyalty and support speaks for itself with our outstanding tenure staff. Mentorship is easily accessible to everyone to ensure our staff's continuous success and growth. We also offer acupuncture as well as low-level laser therapy. If you enjoy a variety of caseloads, our practice sees anywhere from general practice, to urgent care and emergency cases. We have an in-house laboratory with digital cytology, full oxygen cages with climate control, endoscope, dental suites, in-house ultrasound just under a specialist level, access to in-house internal medicine specialists, digital X-ray and dental, ECG services on site, and right down the road is our dedicated dental facility.

What You’ll Be Working On

  • Diagnose, treat, and manage a variety of small animal cases; perform general wellness exams and surgeries
  • Maintain a high level of client communication and patient care
  • Maintain a positive work environment
  • Collaborating with team members on patient care
  • Educating clients on proper care for their pets
  • Creating patient treatment plans

What’s In It For You

  • Competitive pay
  • Relocation support
  • Paid Time Off - starting at a competitive 3.5 weeks
  • Fully paid health insurance premiums for individual coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • CE allowance with PTO
  • Disability Insurance - fully covered
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k with a 4% match
  • License and Dues coverage


  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from an accredited program is required
  • Being licensed or able to become licensed in the state of Connecticut is required
  • New graduates are welcome to apply!
  • Ability to work with other staff members
  • Strong surgical skills
  • Prior experience working in general practice, urgent care, or emergency
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for continuous education
  • Create and provide appropriate recommendations for a preventative care plan
  • Continuous building of client and patient relationships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Job ID: 72408404

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