Stephanie Onken

Stephanie Onken

bach logo

Greetings! Bismarck Animal Clinic and Hospital is a three doctor, AAHA-accredited small animal hospital located in beautiful, growing, Bismarck, ND. We are in search of our fourth full-time doctor. We are predominantly canine and feline however one of our veterinarians also sees exotic and pocket pets. Our doctors have a range of four to fourteen years of experience. Our support staff is phenomenal and includes a practice manager and lead licensed LVT, four additional licensed LVTs, a veterinary technician assistant, and three client service representatives. Of our staff of twelve, 80% has been with us three years or more with one doctor and two LVTs being here ten years or more. Over half of our staff are mothers and we will listen to your work/life balance needs.

bach logoBismarck Animal Clinic & Hospital is seeking a full time Licensed Veterinary Technician. We are three doctor, AAHA accredited clinic that is mostly small animal exclusive with a small amount of exotic and pocket pets. Our practice mission is to use our knowledge, kindness, time and compassion to serve the pets and humans in our community, providing them with individualized and high-quality care. We uphold ourselves to high standards, in line with the American Animal Hospital Association and our own ethics.

Our clinic utilizes in-house chemistry and hematology equipment, a microbiology lab, ultrasound, digital body, and dental radiography and laser surgery. Benefits based on length of employment include employee discounts; medical, dental, and vision insurance package; paid vacation; a continuing education stipend; and contribution to a Simple IRA. New graduates are welcome to apply.

Resume and cover letter can be mailed to Bismarck Animal Clinic & Hospital with attention to Amy Duchsherer, 1414 E. Calgary Ave, Bismarck, ND 58503 or emailed to bismarckanimalclinic@gmail.com.

2019 Social Media Marketing Calendar for Veterinary Clinics Final

As the end of the year (and decade) draws to a close, it's time to plan out the next years fresh, fun, and exciting marketing campaigns. Veterinary team members wear many different hats, so researching the upcoming fun holiday and observances to plan your campaigns around can be challenging. Veterinary Hospitals Association has put together its 2020 Social Media Marketing Calendar for Veterinary Clinics. It's an all-in-one calendar with holidays and observances applicable for veterinary clinics, along with suggested social media activation ideas each month!

caravan vetCaravan Vet is growing and seeking to add a certified veterinary technician to our amazing team! We are the Twin Cities’ only full-service veterinary house call practice. We not only provide exams for cats and dogs in the comfort of our patients’ homes, but can also perform x-rays, dental prophylaxes, and surgeries in our state-of-the-art mobile veterinary clinic. Patient comfort and client satisfaction are our highest priorities.

CVT responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with physical exams of cats and dogs
  • Client communication via phone, text, email, and in-person
  • Medical records management in Impromed software
  • Drawing blood and preparing samples to send to the lab
  • Anesthesia monitoring
  • Dental prophylaxis
  • Digital dental and full body radiography
  • All within our fully equipped mobile truck or in our clients’ homes!

caravan vetCaravan Vet, the Twin Cities’ only full-service veterinary house call practice, is growing and ready to add another Customer Service Representative! The CSR will be based out of our office in St. Louis Park, MN. This position will start as part-time with the potential to grow into a full-time position.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate clearly with clients via phone, email, text, and in-person
  • Schedule appointments keeping travel time and patient needs in mind
  • Prepare appointment paperwork for technicians
  • Fill and mail prescriptions
  • Utilize online pharmacy
  • Prepare and print reports and schedules
  • Manage new client appointments, including entering data into practice management software and obtaining previous records
  • Process payments and make deposits
  • Communicate with specialists and referral hospitals for scheduling needs
  • Maintain medical records including importation of lab results
  • Keep office space organized and clean
  • Other duties and projects as assigned

It’s December and 2019 is nearing its end. Take this month to celebrate your patients, clients, and team, sharing the successes throughout the year. Thank your clients for trusting their pet’s care to you, and (with owner permission) reveal happy ending stories of patients who overcame illness or injury. But don’t forget to also take a moment to remember the pets who crossed the Rainbow Bridge in 2019. Offer an opportunity for clients to share their photos in the comments of a dedicated post in their memory.

Also, don’t forget to remind pet owners to give their pets their monthly preventatives!

mt pleasant logoMt. Pleasant Animal Hospital provides professional, compassionate care for companion animals. We are located just 10 minutes from downtown Concord and 15 minutes from Rockwell, Albemarle, Locust & Midland. We are a growing practice in search of an Associate DVM to join our staff part-time.

new ulm regional veterinary centerNew Ulm Regional Veterinary Center in New Ulm, MN, has been providing superior veterinary care for over 35 years! We are a full-service veterinary center equipped with the latest technology to provide our clients, their pets, and their livestock with the highest quality of veterinary medicine in the area.

We are searching for a Veterinary Technician to join our growing team!

MNsnapID Color horizontal TextOnly1Minnesota Spay Neuter Assistance Program (MN SNAP) offers high-quality, affordable and accessible spay and neuter services to low-income communities, animal shelters, 501(c)(3) rescue organizations and community cat caretakers. We’re a dedicated, passionate and talented group looking for an enthusiastic doctor to join our team!

Duties include:

  • Perform 30 to 35 spay/neuter surgeries per workday on dogs, cats, and rabbits;
  • Manage a team of three veterinary technicians;
  • Document client communication and surgical notes on a Web-based records system;
  • Address any post-op complications or concerns by clients in a professional and timely manner;
  • Maintain and troubleshoot surgery and vehicle equipment;
  • And attend staff and doctors’ meetings monthly.

If you are interested, please email your resume and cover letter to drkim@mnsnap.org.

Happy November! The holidays are nearly here, and the end of the year isn’t too far behind. Yet there is still plenty to be shared with your veterinary clinic’s social media fans. Just don’t forget to update your social media pages, Google Business Listing, and website with updated business hours for Thanksgiving!

Below are additional suggested social media posts for veterinary clinics this month. To use the posts on your page, copy and paste the text into your post. To save the image, first click it, then right-click on the enlarged image and select “Save As.”

Page 2 of 16