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Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
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845 Avison Way, Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2, Canada
Martin Haulena, DVM, MSc, DACZM
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Application should include
Letter of intent, current CV, and 2-3 letters of reference
DVM degree or equivalent, Previous marine mammal or wildlife experience is a plus, Individuals must be eligible for licensing in the Province of British Columbia, At least one year of clinical veterinary experience is required and a small animal internship is preferred
Accept International Applicants
Salary and benefits are provided. Please inquire for more detailed information.
Length of Commitment/Start Date
1 year / July 2015
Reporting to the Head Veterinarian, the Veterinary Fellow will assist the veterinary staff in providing medical management for a large captive display collection that includes marine mammals, terrestrial mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and a large variety of native and tropical fish as well as approximately 150 live-stranded marine mammals (mostly harbour seals) which are cared for by the Vancouver Aquarium. This is a one-year position for a veterinarian interested in pursuing specialized training in aquatic animal medicine.
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Leigh Clayton, Director of Animal Health at the National Aquarium, speaks about being an aquarium veterinarian. Listen to the PODCAST.