We do lifesaving work here at the Vanderburgh Humane Society. And while we do have more than 200 active volunteers, we have a team of more than 40 staff members who are at the core of what we do. Our employees are compassionate, hardworking, and desire to make a difference for animals (and the people who love them!) in our region through our shelter Operations, Spay & Neuter Clinic, River Kitty Cat Cafe, and more.


All VHS employees are eligible on the day of hire for:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Paid time off (accruing biweekly from date of hire)
  • Paid holidays (on a rotating basis based on seniority... certain positions will always require some holidays)
  • 20% employee discount at River Kitty Cat Cafe and shelter retail merchandise
  • Indoor and outdoor designated break areas
  • Employee pet wellness discounts (vaccinations, flea/tick/heartworm prevention)


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  • Full-Time Veterinarian

    Full-Time Veterinarian
    Job Description:
    Tired of private practice & emergencies? Try limited client contact, no after hour emergencies, Mon. – Fri. only or 4 day work week, with a seasoned team. Make a real difference for animals!

    The Vanderburgh Humane Society Spay & Neuter Clinic is looking for a surgeon to join our great support team that is already in place. We use quality equipment and strong medical protocols. Surgeries are performed on the VHS adoptable animals, for the public and for other collaborating animal welfare organizations. The Lead Veterinarian will perform daily exams, surgeries and oversite for our organization's medical protocol.

    High volume experience preferred with pediatric S/N, TNR, in heat, pregnancies & shelter medicine background a plus, but not necessary. HVHQSN (High Volume High Quality Spay/Neuter) training will be provided if needed at our expense.

    $91,000.00 - $116,000.00 per year


    • Competitive Salary
    • Health/Vision/Dental Benefits
    • Licensing Expenses
    • Continuing Education Expenses
    • Moving Stipend
    • Signing Bonus
    • Paid Time Off
    • No Holidays


    • 8 hour shift
    • Day shift
    • Monday to Friday

    Supplemental Pay:

    • Signing bonus


    • Veterinarian: 1 year (Required)


    • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (Required)


    • DVM or VMD (Required)

    Apply on Indeed here!