Training Opportunities

Every veterinary career is unique. Pathway Vet alliance offers immersive externship, internship and residency programs designed to take your career to the next level.

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Externships

Experience unparalleled personal and professional growth with an externship in one of our incredible hospitals. Hone your skills with direct, engaged supervision and bring your education to life!

Pathway Vet Alliance Externships

Nationwide Locations

With 60 locations across the country offering Externships, you're never far from a powerful learning opportunity.

Practice Variety

Pathway Vet Alliance Externships allow you to experience growth in the field of your choice. General Practices, THRIVE Affordable Vet Care locations, Emergency Veterinary Hospitals, and Specialty Veterinary Clinics await skilled veterinary students!

Patient Variety

We're not just limited to dogs and cats - Pathway Vet Alliance Externships provide the opportunity to see all species including horses, food animals and exotics.

Unparalleled Support

We want you to focus on growing your skillset. That's why many of our Pathway Vet Alliance Externship practices offer housing assistance!

Interested in a Pathway Vet Alliance Externship experience? Want to grow your skillset and build the future of your career? Email PathwayVetExternships@pathwayvets.com for more information!

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Internships

Cultivate your skillset post-graduation with one of our wide variety of internship opportunities:

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Rotating Internships:

  • Small Animal - Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle - Seattle, WA - Learn more

  • Small Animal - Pet Emergency & Specialty Center - San Diego, CA - Learn more

  • Equine - Pilchuck Veterinary Hospital - Snohomish, WA - Learn more

  • Equine - Elgin Veterinary Hospital - Elgin, TX - Learn more

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ER Academy:

  • Emergency - Emergency Pet Clinic - San Antonio, TX - Learn more
  • Emergency - Tampa Bay Veterinary Specialists - Tampa Bay, Fl - Learn more
  • Emergency - South Carolina Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Care - Columbia, SC - Learn more
  • Emergency - Fort Collins Veterinary Emergency and Rehabilitation hospital and PETS - Fort Collins, CO - Learn more
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Specialty:

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Exotics:

  • Exotics & Urgent Care - Pet Emergency & Specialty Center - San Diego, CA - Learn more

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Residencies

Pathway is committed to supporting and growing our current residency programs and working to increase our offerings of residency training in our current hospitals. In addition, we are partnering with veterinary schools to sponsor additional residencies at the university level. Below is our current offerings for residencies for the 2021 class.

Pathway Residencies

Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Residency

ACCESS Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA

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Ophthalmology Residency

Eye Care For Animals - Pheonix, AZ

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Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency

Veterinary Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Group - Annapolis Junction, MD

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Dentistry and Oral Surgery Residency

Arizona Veterinary Dental Specialists - Phoenix, AZ

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Dermatology Residency

Dermatology for Animals - Gilbert and Scottsdale - Phoenix, AZ

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Radiology Residency

VitalRads - Cypress, TX

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Pathway-Sponsored Residencies

Small Animal Emergency Critical Care Resident / Pathway Vet Alliance

University of Georgia - Athens, GA

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Small Animal Surgery Residency/Pathway Vet Alliance

Tufts University - North Grafton, MA

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Career Opportunities

With Industry leading benefits, a collaborative culture, and positions available nationwide, a Pathway Vet Alliance hospital is the perfect next step for your career.

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Industry Leading Benefits

Supporting your personal & financial wellness.

Financial Wellness

  • You help grow Pathway Vet Alliance and bring quality care to pet patients. now, in an industry first, we're sharing the rewards of that growth with our hard working veterinarians. Click to learn more.

  • Competitive Pay
  • 401k with no waiting period
  • Pet care program
  • Employee reward program
  • Performance bonuses

Personal Wellness

  • 8 weeks parental leave - full pay
  • Mental Health and Wellness programs
  • Family-Forming support
  • Elder, pet, and family support
  • Top quality medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Short and long-term disability
  • Legal and identity theft assistance
Our Team Is Always Here For You

Chat with on of our stellar Talent Relations Team to learn more about our benefits, opportunities, and culture.

Specialty

Tracy Skellen
Ophthalmology, Surgery, Sports Medicine-Rehabilitation
tracy@pathwayvets.com


Ember Hough
Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Radiology, Radiology-Oncology
ember.hough@pathwayvets.com


Lindsay Wilbur
Cardiology, Dermatology, Equine
lindsay.wilbur@pathwayvets.com


Jennifer M. Hall, MHA
Anesthesia, Avian & Exotics, Dentistry, Neurology, Oncology
jennifer.hall@pathwayvets.com

Emergency

Christopher Lykins
AZ, AK, CO LA, NM, TX

Daniel Choi
CA, CO, HI, NV, OR, VT, WA

Heather Hastings
FL, GA, IL, MD, NH, NJ, PA, SC

THRIVE General Practice

Christina McGregor
AZ, CA, CO, TX, UT

Sandy Kurt
IL, IN, MD, MO, NJ, OH, PA, TX

Sara Lisac

FL, GA, LA, NE, NC, SC, TX

Pathway General Practice

Jose Izarpate
AZ, CA, HI, ID, NV, NM, OR, UT, WA

Ellen Hemm
CT, FL, GA, ME, MD, MA, MI, NH, NJ, NU, NC, PA, RI, SC, TN, VT, 

Tammy Foy
AK, CO, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, MO, NE, OH, OK, TX,