Veterinary Surgeon- A sign-on bonus of $10,000!

Location Ogdensburg
Discipline: Small Animal Vet, Veterinary Surgeons
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 100-170k CAD
Contact name: Sophie Gould

Contact email:
Job ref: SG2546
Published: 15 days ago

Here at Lloyd & Cowan we are delighted to be working with a practice who has an immediate opening for a full-time small animal veterinarian.  The practice has three clinics with one located by Ogdensburg, a second clinic located in the Potsdam/Canton area and a third clinic in the village of Massena. All three clinics are within 30-45 minutes of each other.

About them:

Their three clinics are well equipped with new digital x-ray units, blood lab stations, surgical lasers, ultrasound and companion therapeutic lasers. Their clinics are staffed with certified technicians and support personnel. The staff is extremely client oriented and understand the importance of excellent customer service. New graduates are encouraged as mentoring is an important aspect of their clinic’s philosophy. Their veterinarians are guaranteed a 3-day weekend every other weekend. 

A sign-on bonus of $10,000 is also part of the package. The practice is looking for enthusiastic individual that can handle both the medical and surgical needs of the patient as well as the individual needs of the client while working hand in hand with their professional staff.

Relocation Assistance Available!


  • Work-life balance with flexible scheduling 

  • Practices is one of three sister practices in the area  

  • Full benefits – PTO, health/dental/vision/life insurance, 401K, pet care discounts, etc. 

  • Extremely generous signing bonuses 

  • Paid parental leave benefits 

  • Medical autonomy to practice medicine your way 

  • Expected starting base salary range for individuals expressing interest in this position is $100,000 to $170,000 per year, plus production 

They're Looking For 

  • New graduates encouraged to apply; they are willing to mentor anyone with a desire to learn 

  • Passionate about caring for the families in their community by supplying the best care possible for the pets they love 

  • Must hold or obtain a New York State Veterinary License before your start date.


  • Doctor of Veterinary degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university

  • Current DEA License or obtained upon hire

  • Active Veterinary State License 

  • USDA Accreditation or obtained upon hire

For a confidential discussion about our opportunities call Sophie on 07519119233 or email a CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on  028 8765 8068.

If you know someone else who may be interested, why not pass this advert on to them. If we successfully place someone, you've referred to us; we'll give you £200 in high street vouchers as a way of saying thank you.

All applications will be treated in the STRICTEST CONFIDENCE.