With a technology-forward approach and a deep commitment to our people, Modern Animal is building the next generation of general practice veterinary care—one that balances the needs of practitioners just as much as pet owners and their animals. Our veterinarians are equipped with the tools, structure and support they need to practice the highest quality of medicine, without compromising on the boundaries between work and life.
What you can expect at Modern Animal:
Warm, modern clinic environments that put you, the client, and the pet at ease
A 24/7 virtual care team there for your patients as an added layer of support
A dedicated in-clinic support team empowered to be involved more deeply in care
Structured schedules that give you time to catch your breath—you’ll work a single flow per shift (exam, urgent, or procedure)
Grow your skills and career path how you want with mentorship programs, support for CE, and clear career growth paths
A growth oriented organization ever evolving to build a better place for all
Thoughtful onboarding and training that’s customizable for your individual needs
An in-house technology platform built to reduce the time you spend on admin tasks and take the headache out of record-keeping
A vibrant, supportive, blame-free culture made up of people who are all here to change veterinary medicine for the better
To help you live well:
Annual CE allowance and paid CE days
Paid time off, paid sick time, paid parental leave, and paid holidays
Stellar benefits package including health, dental, vision, and 401K with a company match
Free membership to One Medical for primary care
Access to Ginger for behavioral and mental health support
Free membership to Modern Animal and discount services for your pets
Location: We are currently hiring across several new and existing clinics in Greater Los Angeles County - West Hollywood, Studio City, Playa Vista, Culver City, and Manhattan Beach.
What does a Modern Animal Associate Doctor do?
Deliver the highest standard of medical care to all Modern Animal patients
Work alongside a hospital team that is empowered and trained to deliver an unparalleled client experience, both in-clinic and virtually
Grow and thrive in an environment of continuous learning, improvement, and excellence
Live and model the Modern Animal cultural vision by encouraging work/life balance, self-compassion, and a blame- and judgement-free work environment
To apply, you must have:
Graduate of an AVMA-accredited veterinary school or completed requirements to practice in the United States
Active license to practice veterinary medicine in California required at the start of employment
License must be in good standing with no malpractice or disciplinary actions
Modern Animal is a more human animal care experience, for everyone. It’s a better place for pets because it’s a better place for the people who love them.
The pay range for this position is $120,000 - $200,000 annually; however, base pay offered may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. A sign-on bonus and equity grant units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. This information is provided per the California Pay Transparency Act. Base pay information is based on geographic location.
We believe an equitable and inclusive work environment and a diverse, empowered team are key to achieving our mission. We’re not looking for candidates who are “culture fits.” We’re looking for candidates who can expand our culture and challenge business as usual. We strive to foster an environment where all staff can bring their whole selves to work, by their own definition, and we strive to provide all candidates with an equitable and accessible recruitment process.
We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or genetics.
In addition to federal law requirements, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
If we can offer accommodations for you in the recruitment process, or if you have feedback on how to make our recruiting more equitable or accessible, please let us know!
For most people, thinking of their veterinarian's office conjures memories of 1) stress, 2) weird smells, and 3) a lobby interior that looks like it should've been left back in 1976—Modern Animal is on a mission to change that. Through the thoughtful implementation of technology, a mission that prioritizes people over profit, a design-centric philosophy, and a talented team that cares deeply about the little things, we are ushering in the next generation of veterinary care. We're on a mission to better the lives of animals by building a place that’s better for all of us who love them.