Are you a talented veterinarian looking for a career change?

Join the team at Countryside Animal Hospital in Shelton, CT, an AAHA-accredited small animal practice proud to deliver exceptional care to every patient.

CVP Hospital Investment Program - you can be an investor in the community you are helping to grow and reap the financial rewards of your hard work and commitment,  in the same stock holding as all of our investors.
Career Development and Advancement - be supported in your career and have access to opportunities for advancement across a larger community of hospitals and specialties.
Commitment to Mentorship - work in a supportive environment and be encouraged to learn new skills while sharing your own knowledge and experiences with others.

More than a practice — a community.

Flexible Schedule

Generous Compensation

Comprehensive Benefits

Maintain balance with scheduling that can adjust to reflect your life. You'll have the opportunity to contribute to neighboring clinics in the CVP community.

Access to advanced benefits including medical, dental, vision, HSA, life insurance and more.

Enjoy income packages beyond the national average, including a $30,000 signing bonus and 401k with CVP match.

A Beautiful Place to Live

Career Support

First-Rate Team

Just 65 miles outside of NYC, Shelton has a leafy suburban feel with plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

CVP hospitals are dedicated to mentoring the next generation of veterinarians, and offer license and professional dues reimbursement. You also have full access to CVP's free online RACE approved education portal.

With more than a century of combined experience, each of our veterinarians have one thing in common: they treat every patient like family.


We'd love to answer your questions about the opportunity, the community and the possibilities with CVP.


Countryside Animal Hospital is part of Community Veterinary Partners. We offer opportunities beyond your hospital, so you practice medicine at the local level while enjoying the benefits of being part of a wider community.

Reach out today to start your next chapter.