Veterinary Assistant

Granbury, Texas   |   Full Time
Veterinary Assistant

Acton Veterinary Group is looking for a veterinary assistant to join our team in Granbury! This is an entry-level position, and no prior experience is necessary! The right candidate will be an animal lover, a hardworking team player, and have a friendly, caring personality.

At Acton Veterinary Group, we work hard but have fun doing it. We believe in being an advocate for pets not only through the veterinary services we provide but through our communication with clients, too. Client education and services are top priorities! We work with the client to provide the care their pets need.

Always Striving to Be Our Best
Working with us means putting your best foot forward, day in and day out. As an AAHA-accredited practice, we have the highest standards to uphold, and as a part of our team, those responsibilities become yours as well. Our hospital offers a variety of services including digital X-ray, digital dental radiology, ultrasound, and a full surgical suite! What’s more is that our animal hospital sees more than your traditional pets—we see small exotic mammals, too, including ferrets, rabbits, rodents, and more! When looking for veterinary assistant jobs, you’ll want to put us at the top of your list!

To be eligible for this veterinary assistant job, you must:

  • Have a can-do, positive attitude
  • No previous experience necessary
  • Our veterinary assistant job is an entry-level position, and is perfect for anyone looking to begin a career in the veterinary field!


  • Perform duties as a kennel assistant
  • Take care of dogs, letting them in and out of kennels for bathroom breaks, play time, and daily walks
  • Care for cats in their separate boarding area
  • Administer medications to boarded pets
  • Clean all dog and cat kennels
  • Take on laundry duties for the hospital
  • Complete general housekeeping
  • Communicate effectively with clients
  • Work with others as a part of a team for providing exceptional pet health care
  • Other duties as assigned

What You’ll Get
When you’re a part of our team, you’re a part of the family. Just as we treat each pet like family, we treat our employees the same, too. You’ll be part of an energetic, supportive team who will encourage you to explore your passions and continue to grow in your veterinary career. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, too.

Where You’ll Be Working
We have two animal hospitals in Granbury, Texas: Acton Animal Hospital and Morgan Street Animal Hospital. You may be asked to work in both or either locations (but they’re very near to each other, so it’s not much of a hike!).

Granbury is a fine little town. Being 30 minutes from Fort Worth means it has all the best features of a big city, with all the coziness and tranquility of a country town. In the center of our town is Lake Granbury, a peaceful spot for recreational past times like boating and fishing. Our historic downtown square offers plenty to do and see, and always has something going on at the weekend!

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