Our Culture

Who We Are

We strive to be a hospital where doctors and support staff say, "I love to come to work!"smiling vet tech

Advanced Animal Care Advanced Animal Care opened in 2008 as the area's first 24 hour animal hospital. We're growing with a team of new graduates and experienced veterans. This one-owner hospital has a small practice, non-corporate feel, yet with the resources of a larger practice. AAC is a modern, 5,000 sq. ft. facility outfitted with all new equipment:

  • Digital radiography with Petrays Consult
  • Oncura Ultrasound with telemedicine capability
  • Digital dental X-ray


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Doctors that join us can expect: 

  • Caring mentorship
  • A culture of real teamwork and genuine respect for each other
  • Collaboration with doctors at three nearby clinics under the same ownership
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Professional liability coverage
  • Opportunity to mentor future veterinarians
  • A generous CE allowance
  • Annual Awards Banquet
  • To practice without a flowchart approach to medicine
  • Support staff skill level that exceeds expectations
  • 4 day work week 

Click here to meet our team of doctors!

"These are the best veterinarians I've ever had the pleasure to visit... The staff is great, always friendly and seem genuinely happy to be there. Thank you for your kindness and caring."

–M. Witter


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The ideal candidate will: 

  • Be comfortable with working evenings
  • Have an interest in emergency and critical care
  • Have a reputation for being cheerful and teachable
  • Contribute to a great culture
  • Love a challenge


Veterinary Technicians that join us can expect: 

We are looking for a positive, energetic person to assist a veterinarian in surgeries, regular exams, animal restraint, lab work, filling prescriptions, invoicing and thorough cleaning. The job requires a fast-learner who can work quickly, multi-task and stay composed under pressure. Unwavering good attitude and excellent client service are essential. Students welcome.

What to Expect:vets working

  • Demanding job with great gratification
  • Work with team of professionals who want to get the job done
  • Teamwork is not just a corporate catchphrase, we take it seriously

What We Offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Significant performance bonuses
  • High-tech, professional setting
  • Work in a place you can be proud of
  • Unique, modern facility
  • Good culture, with staff helping each other achieve
  • Thorough training and equipping for this adventure and your future plans
  • 60 hours of vacation earned per year so you can take time off and get paid
  • Awesome wellness plan for up to three pets
  • Locally owned by people that know you, not Wall Street investors

Requirements :vech tech holding dog

  • Experience drawing blood and placing IV catheters important
  • Observation interview
  • Reputation for having a good attitude
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Veterinary Assisting experience required

We're proud of our team. You can meet them here: Support Staff Richmond



Advanced Animal Care Annual Awards Banquets

Each year we reconginize every staff member from all four clinics with a catered awards banquet. This is an evening to thank and show our appreciation to the hard workers who make everything we do possible! An evening to relax, have fun, and enjoy good company. There is always a lot of really exciting giveaways, amazing food, and awards that showcase our staffs talents.  

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For more info contact:
John Martin, Business Manager
[email protected]

John Martin