Small Animal Veterinarian

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Coastal Care Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital – Clinical Team /
Full-time or Part-time /
We are excited to advertise for Emergency Veterinarians and Criticalists for our brand new, state-of-the-art veterinary hospital in Halifax. The hospital will be 15000 square feet with 9 exam rooms, dedicated ICU, three operating suites, a brand-new CT and all the equipment needed to provide high-level care for the pets of Nova Scotia. We are emphasizing culture and workplace morale as we build this hospital and team. We are aware of the challenges in veterinary medicine at this time and offer a supportive working environment. Generous signing bonus with competitive salary and benefits available for successful candidates. We are willing to provide mentorship for veterinarians who want to grow their skills! We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, compassionate, can self-direct in a fast-paced environment, is eager to learn, and has a great sense of humour.

Total Compensation - Our clinic values our Veterinarians, and we prove it by supporting your personal, financial, and professional growth through:

    • Competitive Salary
    • A Comprehensive Health Benefits Package (Medical, Dental, & Vision premiums paid by clinic)
    • Professional Services coverage (chiropractor, massage therapist, physiotherapist, and more)
    • Enhanced Mental Health Practitioner Coverage
    • P3 Pawsitive Health & Lifestyle Spending Account
    • Unlimited Continuing Education (CE) funds for advanced professional development plus one week of paid leave to attend CE
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Paid Licensing & Membership Dues
    • Professional Liability Insurance coverage
    • Paid Vacation Time
    • Paid Sick & Personal Emergency Days
    • Generous Veterinary Discounts (75% off services for your own pets, and an extended family and friends discount)
    • Clothing Allowance
    • Eligibility for a Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Allowance to assist with moving expenses can be arranged for out-of-town candidates
    • Comprehensive Immigration Assistance provided by experienced immigration lawyer on retainer for out-of-country applicants.


    • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
If you have wanted to work where you are a valued member of a team whose goal is to set you up for success please reach out to Dr. Gisela Cucchetti at