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We believe the relationship between equestrian and horse is special. Our bonds with horses are built on acts of service, love, and trust. This connection enriches the lives of people in our community and the world.

We believe caring for the relationship between equestrians and horses is a gift from our creator.

Building teams of leaders to care for these relationships is our mission.

Why do we do what we do? Because we believe.

Positions Available

Work for a practice that focuses on its team before its production. SVEC’s case focus is on elective surgery, sports medicine and reproduction with limited on-call responsibilities. In addition to our hospital services we have a 3 county range of general practice clients. We have an immediate opening in a teammate first culture. The position would be 50% ambulatory with the opportunity to see more complex cases in clinic. Good client base is established, with the opportunity to further expand specific areas of interest including lameness, dentistry, reproduction, and/or alternative medicine. Talented support staff at a ratio of 3 per doctor; technicians travel on farm calls as well. Limited on-call rotation of 1 in 4 at this time, aiming to go to 1 in 5 by 2022. Strict adherence to practice hours and on call rotation with no Saturday appointments. Intern program established. Please help us spread the word. Contact us for a discrete and confidential discussion.

Cheryl Heritier

Saginaw Valley Equine Hospital Manager

cheryl@saginawvalleyequine.com

Brad Cumper, DVM

brad@saginawvalleyequine.com

cell: 989-213-3520

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is a full-service, 100% equine veterinary practice in Saginaw, Michigan. Services include:

  • 17,000 square foot climate controlled facility
  • 3:1 support staff to doctor ratio including interns and LVT’s
  • 3 Ultrasounds, 3 digital radiograph machines
  • Powerfloats, oral endoscopes and extraction tools
  • Portable upper airway endoscopy and gastroscopy
  • Focused Shockwave/PRP/IRAP/Acupuncture/Chiropractic
  • In-house lab including CBC, chemistry, blood gas, culture and cytology
  • Advanced mare and stallion reproductive services
  • Busy ship in sports medicine service with immediate potential for growth
  • Multiple boarded specialists in practice and as consultants

SVEC/GameTime is the Official Veterinarian or Attending Veterinarian for:

  • The All American Quarter Horse Congress: Columbus, OH
  • The Championship Show At World Equestrian Center: Ocala, FL
  • NSBA World Show: Tulsa, OK

Requirements: We seek an energetic teammate with great communication and people skills, a strong work ethic, and a desire to provide great customer service. The successful applicant with possess a DVM or equivalent and eligibility for licensure in Michigan and Ohio.

Compensation: We offer an above average compensation package, including:

  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Health and Life Insurance
  • Employer Paid Professional Liability Insurance
  • Employer Paid CE; state licensing fees; and AVMA, AAEP and MEPA memberships
  • Employer Contributed Flexible Savings Account
  • Employer Contributed IRA

Saginaw Valley Equine is looking for you to become a part of our growing team.

Do you have an interest or experience in anesthesia? We have an elective surgery service and need someone who has a passion and a want to learn and lead in the anesthesia role.

Saginaw Valley Equine also has opportunities in other technical aspects of our clinic. If you like travel, our Sport Medicine Team travels across the country serving our clients needs at some of the top shows in the country. We are the official vet (GameTime) at the All American Quarter Horse Congress and have recently been the official vet at the World Equestrian Center in Ocala, Florida, and many other shows across the US.

We also have a Reproductive Service with services including all aspects of the breeding process, oocytes/icsi, stallion services and a foaling service.

Our Farm Service Team services a three-county radius offering typical heard health care and on farm lameness, including chiropractic medicine.

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic sits on 20 beautiful acres on Tittabawassee Road in Saginaw, Michigan, just 5 miles from MBS international Airport. Inside our state-of-the-art clinic, we use the latest technology and techniques to care for clients’ horses.

Plenty of opportunity for growth within our organization. We welcome the teammate who wants to become a great leader!

We need a teammate that holds the same core values as we do.

  • We care about people.
  • Excellence in teamwork.
  • Do the right thing.
  • Exceed expectations!
  • Lead with actions.

We offer an above average compensation package, including:

  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Health and Life Insurance
  • Employer Paid Professional Liability Insurance
  • Employer Paid CE
  • Employer Contributed Flexible Savings Account
  • Employer Contributed IRA

Call 989-790-7339 today and ask for Cheryl!

The Great Lakes Bay Region

About the Great Lakes Bay Region

Saginaw Valley Equine Clinic is located in the heart of the Great Lakes Bay Region (Midland, Bay City, Saginaw) and is a great place to live and raise a family. The abundance of rivers leading to the Saginaw Bay makes this region rich in natural beauty and recreation. Only Florida has more pleasure boats than Michigan.
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation are vibrantly alive in the Great Lakes Bay Region. The historic stages of the Temple Theatre in downtown Saginaw and the Midland Center For the Arts located at Dow Gardens are both just minutes away. The Dow Event Center, located 15 minutes from the clinic, hosts some fantastic musical, comedy and entertainers. The brand new Dow Diamond baseball park, home of the minor league LA Dodger‘s pro baseball affiliate team the Great Lakes loons, is also a 15-minute drive from the clinic.
Enjoy Camping, Hunting and Fishing throughout all of Michigan’s world famous game and fishing seasons. The Saginaw River and Saginaw Bay are full of walleye, bass, salmon, perch and northern pike or fish local rivers and streams for trout. Some of the best Whitetail Deer hunting is found around the clinic and Great Lakes Bay Region.
Beautiful Rail Trails, Hiking and Running Paths travel through areas where kids can play, animals can be seen and new adventures await. Winter Sports are well represented here with snowmobiling, ice fishing, skating, and skiing at the top of the list.
If City Lights beckon you, then this is the perfect location. Enjoy our relaxed, small-town lifestyle during the week. Then, on Friday night, drive less than two hours to spend exciting weekends in eclectic Ann Arbor, artsy Traverse City, and urban Detroit. Even Chicago is close enough to visit on long weekends.
Nearby Michigan Wonders abound. The famous Mackinaw Bridge and Mackinaw Island are an easy weekend trip. The Leelanau wine country with the National Sleeping Bears Dunes offers scenic vistas found only in Michigan.

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    A 100% equine veterinary practice

    • 17,000 square foot climate controlled facility
    • 3:1 support staff to doctor ratio including interns and LVT’s
    • 3 digital ultrasounds, 3 digital radiograph machines
    • Powerfloat, oral endoscope and extraction tools
    • Portable upper airway endoscopy and gastroscopy
    • Focused Shockwave, PRP, IRAP, Acupuncture, and Chiropractic
    • In house lab including CBC, chemistry, blood gas, culture and cytology
    • Advanced mare and stallion reproductive services
    • Busy ship in sports medicine service
    • Official Veterinarian of the All American Quarter Horse Congress
    • Multiple boarded specialists in practice and as consultants

    We offer an above-average compensation and benefits package.

    Including:

    • Employer Paid Long Term Disability Insurance
    • Employer Paid Health and Life Insurance
    • Employer Paid Professional Liability Insurance
    • Employer Paid CE
    • Employer Contributed Flexible Savings Account
    • Employer Contributed IRA

    SVEC also offers opportunities for students

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