Looking for an energetic, thorough, personable, experienced individual with good surgical skills to be a veterinary associate in a very busy small animal practice in western Montana. Practice is located in a beautiful area that would especially appeal to those who appreciate outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting, hiking, skiing, rafting and more. The practice currently has two full time veterinarians and one part time veterinarian, and is equipped with an Idexx chem analyzer, UA, and Snapshot machine, yet also utilizes a national veterinary reference lab. The practice also has ultrasound, electrocautery, digital radiography and Companion therapy laser. A boarded veterinary internist is 45 minutes away and mobile CT is available as well. After hours emergency call is divided among three veterinarians, but emergencies on holidays are referred to a nearby emergency clinic. Salary is based on experience. Benefits include health insurance, AVMA liability insurance, AVMA membership dues, retirement plan, vacation time and paid CE registration.