Part-Time Veterinary Assistant Position Available

Acres Animal Hospital is a small animal hospital offering integrative medicine to our patients. Available services include acupuncture, chiropractic & myofascial release, and Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine, as well as conventional medicine and surgery. We are looking for a friendly, open-minded individual ready to learn something new. The available position is for a part-time veterinary receptionist and assistant, with most shifts on weekday evenings. The successful candidate will have excellent customer service skills, animal handling experience, and computer skills. Experience or study in the field of animal health is preferred. This would be a good opportunity for a student to gain some experience with the basics in the animal health field. Duties include veterinary receptionist duties (such as answering telephones, invoicing, scheduling appointments, etc.) as well as some vet assistant duties (such as animal restraint, nutrition/food sales, etc.). Acres Animal Hospital is open Monday-Friday 8am-8pm, and is not opened on holidays or weekends. To apply for the position, please submit a resume and cover letter using the form below.

Acres Animal Hospital

Open Monday 9AM – 7PM;

Tuesday 10AM – 7PM

Wednesday 8AM – 6PM

Thursday 10AM – 7PM

Friday 9AM – 6PM

Closed Weekends & Holidays

Consultation by Appointment


721 Main St., Dartmouth, NS B2W 3T6


Emergency Medical Care

For Emergency Medical Care, please contact: Metro Animal Emergency Clinic 902-468-0674
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