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Associate Shelter Veterinarian Opening

The Quad City Animal Welfare Center (QCAWC) is looking for a compassionate vet to join our limited intake animal shelter. Primary duties will be performing HVHQ S/N in our modern facility and assisting with wellness clinics. We use progressive surgical techniques, anesthesia, and animal handling and have three skilled F/T assistants/techs. We take pride in everything our TEAM does! Duties will also include other surgeries as needed, evaluating shelter animals, creating treatment plans, and wellness plans. Interest in dentistry a plus. Excellent hours! This is an incredible shelter medicine opportunity! Salary, CE, dues, and license, pet medical discounts. New graduates with S/N experience strongly encouraged to apply. Quality mentorship available. Send resumes and references to: Patti McRae, Executive Director, email:

Vet Assistant Opening

The Quad City Animal Welfare Center’s Wellness Clinic is currently hiring a full-time veterinary assistant. We are looking for a compassionate person who is great with animals and people.

The position requires someone who likes a fast paced environment and is able to multi-task, with previous experience strongly preferred. New vet tech graduates are highly encouraged to apply. The candidate must be able to work some weekend hours (one Saturday a month).

In addition to having excellent customer service skills, veterinary assistants need to be comfortable safely and confidently handling cats and dogs; surgical duties including but not limited to helping sedate animals, anesthetic monitoring, intubation, etc.; drawing blood for tests; administering vaccinations; and cleaning.

To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter to no later than Wednesday, April 20 at 5 p.m. No phone calls or Facebook messages, please.

Clinic Staff:                                              

                              Dr. Rider
                    Shelter Veterinarian


                                   Mary Ann                            
                              Office Assistant

                           Office Assistant                                           
                              Jane DeClerck
                        Veterinary Assistant

                          Veterinary Assistant


                            Office Assistant

                       Veterinary Technician