Small Animal Associate Veterinarian

Are you done with feeling overworked and operating at a frantic hospital pace?

Frantic = no fun.

Aberdeen Veterinary Clinic’s charming white cottage and experienced team gives you and your patients a stress-free and welcoming setting to provide veterinary care. Our 30-minute appointment slots, unified team, and years of experience empower you to operate at your own pace to make informed decisions for your patients. Since becoming an Inspire Veterinary Partners hospital in 2022, you can count on a career at Aberdeen Veterinary Clinic that is professionally fulfilling and conducive to enjoying personal time outside of work!

  • No weekend or on-call responsibilities
  • Stocked break room with snacks & drinks
  • Surgery opportunities if this is an area of interest for you
  • Opportunities for growth and production

  • No weekend or on-call responsibilities
  • Stocked break room with snacks & drinks
  • Surgery opportunities if this is an area of interest for you
  • Opportunity to be certified and trained in acupuncture

Our supportive staff and ability to find the positives in each day will quickly prove that working hard and having fun at the same time is possible! Are you looking to get further training in your acupuncture skills? Dr. Fritz has extensive experience and certification in this area to mentor and support a candidate with an interest in these services. Both new graduates and experienced DVMs are encouraged to apply for our full-time, part-time, or relief-eligible small animal associate position. We’re ready for you!


  • $125k – $150k targeted salary range. Compensation negotiable based on credentials and experience. The actual salary offered will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including skills, qualifications, experience, and location.
  • Salary paid on 21% production; no negative accrual
  • Sign-on bonus available
  • 401k with 3% employer matching
  • Annual Continuing education allowance
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid 100% for full-time employees; Buy-up medical plan available
  • Healthcare Reimbursement Account benefits
  • Additional family member coverage available at the employee’s discretion
  • PTO: 2 weeks PTO year one, 4 weeks year two+ (available after 90 days)
  • 6 flex/bereavement/sick days + 6 paid holidays
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Life Insurance and AD&D – Employer paid for the employee
  • Additional voluntary benefits for Critical Illness, Additional Life and AD&D available
  • EAP Wellness and Work/Life coaches & services
  • Pet care discounts
  • Scrub allowance
  • Medical and individualized coaching services provided by Blue Heron Consulting
  • State license/DEA reimbursement


Aberdeen Veterinary Clinic is in a beautiful, charming, military town that has a strong community presence and relationship. Our town has a special small-town charm and offers copious amounts of outdoor opportunities. It’s easy to feel at home as you attend our annual 4th of July parade, holiday 5k’s, farmers markets, and other tight-knit community events. You can easily venture outside of this charming town and make a quick 30-minute drive to both Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania. Aberdeen is an optimal location with accessible opportunities waiting for you to explore!


If our medical and professional values resonate with yours, please click the “Apply Now” button on the website to apply! In order to allow our team to continue to focus their time and attention on our patients and clients, please do not contact the hospital directly.