Join our veterinary team in Kenton, OH.

Veterinary jobs at Oates Veterinary Clinic.


Kenton has so much to offer!

Kenton, OH, is as rich in history as it is in beauty. The Hardin County Courthouse is one of many famous historical sites located in the area. The town square offers local shops for handcrafted goods. Also, Kenton, OH, is located in convenient proximity to several major cities, with Lima, Columbus, and Dayton, a short drive away.



At Oates Veterinary Clinic, we are an exclusively small animal, 4-doctor practice, with over a dozen employees! Our current doctors all enjoy focusing on preventative care, client education, and providing outstanding patient/client care and relationships for all of our clients. We have a backbone of long-term employees that we continue to build on to make a team of dedicated staff support for our doctors. Our current team consists of one practice manager, two office managers, one RVT, three vet assistants, and one groomer.

New grads are encouraged to apply, as our current DVMs host a wealth of knowledge and experience. They are excited to provide mentorship and guidance no matter your level of expertise. Our ideal doctor is someone dedicated to providing excellent care for our clients, is a strong communicator, and is a great team player! We see dogs and cats primarily, but we would be open to seeing other types of exotic pets if a new veterinarian was interested in/had a background in exotics!

At Oates Veterinary Clinic, our mission is to improve the lives of veterinarians by providing you with comprehensive benefits:

  • Generous compensation package
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career path opportunities
  • Customized mentorship program
  • Generous paid time off
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, short-term, and long-term disability insurance
  • Annual CE Allowance
  • License fees
  • Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of the company to afford equal opportunities to all applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability, or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.