Emergency Veterinarian - Friendship Hospital For Animals

Washington, DC
Friendship Hospital for Animals – Veterinary Doctors /
full-time /
Join Our Team as an Emergency Veterinarian at Friendship Hospital for Animals! 
Are you a dedicated and compassionate emergency veterinarian looking to make a significant impact in veterinary medicine? Friendship Hospital for Animals is excited to announce the expansion of our emergency services. We are seeking skilled emergency veterinarians to join our team and help us elevate the standard of care for our beloved animal patients. 

Why Join Us? 

Cutting-Edge Technology: Our hospital is equipped with the latest medical technology to provide precise and efficient treatment, ensuring the best possible outcomes for our patients. 

Comprehensive Care: At Friendship Hospital for Animals, we provide a wide range of services, including: 
__Behavioral Medicine 
__Critical Care 
__Diagnostic Imaging 
__Emergency Medicine 
__Internal Medicine 
__Primary Care 
__Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy 

New Facility Opening November 2024: We are thrilled to announce the opening of our new facility in November 2024, expanding our hospital by an additional30,000 square feet. This new space will enhance our ability to provide top-tier care and accommodate the growing needs of our patients and staff. 

Collaborative Environment: Work alongside a team of experienced veterinary specialists and support staff dedicated to providing the highest quality of care. Our collaborative approach ensures comprehensive treatment plans tailored to each patient’s needs. 

Work with Rotating Interns: At Friendship Hospital for Animals, you will have the opportunity to mentor and collaborate with our small animal rotating interns. This program allows for a dynamic exchange of knowledge and expertise, fostering a rich learning environment for both interns and seasoned professionals. 

Living in the DC Area: Located in the vibrant Washington, DC area, our hospital offers the perfect blend of professional opportunity and quality of life. Enjoy world-class cultural attractions, diverse dining options, beautiful parks, and a dynamic community. The DC area provides excellent educational institutions and a wide range of recreational activities, making it an ideal place for families and individuals alike. 

Commitment to Excellence: At Friendship Hospital for Animals, we prioritize continuous learning and professional development. We support our team members with ongoing education and training opportunities to stay at the forefront of veterinary medicine. 

State-of-the-Art Facilities: Our hospital is equipped with the latest technology and modern amenities, providing a comfortable and efficient workspace for our team. Our new facility is part of our ongoing commitment to investing in the best tools for our staff and patients. 

Position Responsibilities:

    • Provide high-quality emergency veterinary care to animal patients. 
    • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to ensure comprehensive care. 
    • Mentor and work closely with small animal rotating interns. 
    • Communicate effectively with pet owners about treatment options, procedures, and expected outcomes. 
    • Participate in clinical research and contribute to the advancement of veterinary medicine. 


    • DVM or equivalent degree. 
    • Experience in emergency veterinary medicine. 
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
    • Dedication to compassionate patient care and client education. 


    • Competitive salary and benefits package. 
    • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement. 
    • Access to the latest technology and treatment modalities. 
    • Supportive and collaborative work environment. 
$180,000 - $250,000 a year
Compensation is negotiable based on skills and experience. Relocation assistance available!
Be Part of EVG Specialty Network: Joining Friendship Hospital for Animals means being part of the esteemed EVG Specialty Network (evgspecialty.com). Benefit from the collective expertise and resources of a network dedicated to advancing veterinary care. Enjoy access to continuing education, collaboration opportunities, and the support of a community committed to excellence in veterinary medicine. 

Join us in our mission to provide exceptional primary care for our animal patients. If you are passionate about advancing veterinary medicine and want to work with cutting-edge technology, we would love to hear from you! 

Apply Today! 

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@evgspecialty.com and become a part of our dedicated team at Friendship Hospital for Animals. For more information, visit friendshiphospital.com

Friendship Hospital for Animals is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.