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Employers of Veterinary Science majors in KY

Veterinarians

Veterinarians care for the health of animals and work to improve public health. They diagnose, treat, and research medical conditions and diseases of pets, livestock, and other animals. Most veterinarians work in private clinics and hospitals. Others travel to farms, work in laboratories or classrooms, or work for the government. Veterinarians must have a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from an accredited veterinary college, as well as a state license. The median annual wage for veterinarians was $90,420 in May 2017. Employment of veterinarians is projected to grow 19 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Overall job prospects are expected to be very good.

Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers

Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers care for animals by performing routine tasks under the supervision of scientists, veterinarians, and veterinary technologists and technicians. Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers work mainly in clinics, animal hospitals, and research laboratories. Their work may be physically and emotionally demanding. Most veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers have a high school diploma and learn the occupation on the job. The median annual wage for veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers was $26,140 in May 2017. Employment of veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers is projected to grow 19 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. High occupational turnover should result in good job opportunities.

Veterinary Technologists and Technicians

Veterinary technologists and technicians perform medical tests under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian to assist in diagnosing the injuries and illnesses of animals. Veterinary technologists and technicians work in private clinics, laboratories, and animal hospitals. Their jobs may be physically or emotionally demanding. Many work evenings, weekends, or holidays. Veterinary technologists and technicians must complete a postsecondary program in veterinary technology. Technologists usually need a 4-year bachelor’s degree, and technicians need a 2-year associate’s degree. Typically, both technologists and technicians must take a credentialing exam and become registered, licensed, or certified, depending on the requirements of the state in which they work. The median annual wage for veterinary technologists and technicians was $33,400 in May 2017. Employment of veterinary technologists and technicians is projected to grow 20 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Employment is expected to grow as veterinarians continue to utilize technicians and technologists to do general care and lab work on household pets.

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Company City State
University of Kentucky
Dep of Veterinary Science
Rood, Riddle & Partners P.S.C.
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital
Greyhound Pets of America
Hagyard Equine Medical
Hagyard Equine Medical
Murray State University
Breathith Veterinary Center
Pearl Blue Kentucky
Louisville Veterinary Specialt
Heartland Veterinary Hospital
Baker, Eckert, Dorton & Jolly Psc.
Woodford Veterinary Clinic
Lexington Humane Society
University of Kentucky
Division Live Animal Resources
Dixie Animal Hospital, Inc.
Cordis, K Dr
Crestwood Animal Hospital, Pllc
Skyline Animal Clinic, P S C
Oak Grove Animal Clinic
Sheabel's
Sheabel Veterinary Services, Pllc
Veterinary Data Services, Inc.
Professional Data Services
Olivia Reed Dvm
Shively Animal Clinic Inc
Patterson Veterinary Supply, Inc.
St Matthews Animal Clinic, P.S.C.
Damon K Eastwood Dvm
Scott County Humane Society, Inc.
Equine Medicine
Springhurst Animal Hospital
Kentucky Humane Society-Animal Rescue League
Frankfort Animal Clinic, P.S.C.
North Harden Veterinary Clinic
A Caring Doctor (minnesota), P.A.
Banfield Pet Hospital 2344
Glasgow Veterinary Medical Center PSC
Veterinary Medical Center
Wills Animal Hospital, P.S.C.
Wills Animal Hospital
Woodford Humane Society Inc
WOODFORD HUMANE SOCIETY
Erlanger Veterinary Hospital
Jefferson Animal Hospital
Towne Square Animal Hospital
Howard E Rennecker Dvm
Colerain Animal Clinic, Inc.
Gainesway Small Animal Clinic
Hubert Doerr PSC
Doerrs Veterinary Clinic
Lane Barbour Animal Hospital Inc
Barbour Lane Animal Hospital
Veterinary Leasing Ltd
Veterinary Associates Inc
Deck Dr Joe S
Gerald L Meyer
Pewee Valley Veterinary Center
Pewee Dog House
Animal Dermatology Clinic
Greystone Pet Hospital
Rood & Riddle Veterinary Pharmacy, LLC
Bowling Green Warren County Humane Society Animal Shelter
HUMANE SOCIETY ANIMAL SHELTER
Animal Clinic of Glasgow
A A Small Animal Emergency Service
Middletown Animal Clinic
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