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THANKSGIVING BUSINESS HOURS

In observance of Thanksgiving Day, Parrett Veterinary Clinic will be closed on Thursday November 23rd. We are open for our normal business hours the Wednesday before and the Friday after Thanksgiving Day.

Now Hiring: RVT, LVT, or CVT

Parrett Veterinary Clinic in Plymouth, Indiana is looking to immediately add an additional RVT, LVT, or CVT. Parrett's is a fast-paced clinic that sees patients by appointment & on a walk-in basis. We pride ourselves in providing the highest level of care with state-of-the-art equipment at very affordable rates. Our staff members must be self-motivated, work efficiently & be constantly learning to improve personal techniques & knowledge. Excellent organizational, communication, and record-keeping skills required. Our hospital management software is Avimark. Experience with this program is helpful but not required. Candidates must be licensed, which is defined as having passed the VTNE and holding an active status. Responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:

  • Excellent client communication that reiterates veterinarian recommendations
  • Provide a comforting and nurturing experience for the patient and client
  • Active participation in team cohesiveness
  • Continually strive to increase personal and co-worker knowledge
  • Anticipate needs of patient & DVM
  • Thorough & accurate medical records keeping
  • Maintain thorough sanitation standards along with general housekeeping
  • Restrain animals
  • Admit patients into the hospital
  • Prepare animals for exams or surgery
  • Place IV catheters
  • Venipuncture
  • Setting & maintaining fluid rates
  • Monitor hospitalized patients
  • Give medications as directed
  • Digital radiology
  • Ultrasound
  • Cold Laser therapy
  • Collect and process lab samples
  • Work with speed and efficiency regardless of the client volume
  • Answer phones and assist in reception as needed

We offer full benefits including vacation days, Aflac policy premium contribution, retirement plan, pet care discounts, & much more. Holidays and Sundays are rotated amongst staff throughout the year on an as needed basis and come with additional pay benefits. Simply attach your completed clinic application and a copy of your resume to an email and send them to info@parrettveterinaryclinic.com.

 

 

Is You Pet Scratching?

  

If you pet has allergies, tracking their symptoms before and during treatment can help determine if prescribed medication if effective. Print out this convenient Itch Tracker, fill it in, and bring it with you to your vet visit.

 

Pet Ownership and Substance Abuse

Having pets in the household and allowing your children to take an active role in providing essential care to them gives children a sense of responsibility. It also helps foster emotional development. in children and help prevent substance abuse later in life. If you or someone you know is suffering from addiction, please visit addictionresource.com for more information or call 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

 

Smoking: Let Your Pet Be Your Motivation

 

Let your pet motivate you to quit smoking!

We've all been told how terrible smoking is for us and seen the evidence. Our personal health is often enough to motivate us to quit. But for many, that reason is just not good enough to kick the habit for good. Knowing that the ones we love will benefit from us kicking those bad habits to the curb can be enough motivation to finally give it up. Ask yourself "how does smoking affect my pets?"  and if you read that link and decide you want to give it a try, visit quitsmokingcommunity.org for useful tips.