Colonial Animal Hospital, FL

Description of Elective Experience: 

Offering a $125,000+ annual salary including a signing bonus of $5,000 to help with moving expenses along with annual raises. Potential employees will have sincere 1-on-1 mentorship with access to the owner at all times. The position is for a full-time veterinarian working 5 days/wk. Ample surgical training will be provided above and beyond routine spays/neuters. All of this in a fun, relaxed environment where the focus is not placed on production numbers or patient quotas; instead on quality medicine and happy clients. Exotic patients are optional. 

Institutional and Educational Resources - staffing, equipment, etc.: 

We currently have four daytime doctors, one overnight doctor, and one day/night shift doctor to help with training. Most training would come from the owner himself, Dr. William Dane Foxwell. We use Cornerstone for our PIM software and IDEXX labratories for our in-house and reference labratory. We also have ultrasound and x-ray machines. 

Student Responsibilities - what is expected of students in terms of hours, days of the week, shadowing or actual support?: 

The externship is to be a full two-week period in your last year as a CVM student. Must be available for at least 20hours of the two-week period and be willing to visit our other locations in Fort Myers, FL.

Student Housing (include costs, amenities, pet friendly, contact info if different from elective contact info): 

We will be willing to pay for travel and lodging expenses near the facility.

Carie Cauffman
Contact email: 
9321 Six Mile Cypress PKWY
Suite 150
Fort Myers, FL 33966
United States
Is student housing available?: 
Hours of supervision by a licensed veterinarian per week: