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Location:  Davis, CA

Institution:  University of California, Davis

Residency in Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia starting August 1st 2022 (2 positions)

We seek enthusiastic and dedicated individuals interested in anesthesia to apply forour 3-year ACVAA approved residency program. This program is designed to provide advanced clinical, non-degree, post-doctoral training in anesthesiology and pain management.

The School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) at the University of California, Davis is consistently ranked amongst the best in the world. The Veterinary Medical Centers within the SVM currently have over 120 residents in more than 30 different training programs. The anesthesia service includes 20 highly trained veterinary technicians, 5 residents, 8 ACVAA diplomates and 1 additional residency trained faculty. Our caseload (close to 5000 cases/ year), variety and complexity, coupled with excellent facilities and resources, provide ample opportunities to develop advanced knowledge and skills essential to the practice of veterinary anesthesiology.

Candidates should be US citizens, US permanent residents, or foreign nationals eligible for a J1 scholar visa (and at the time of application not be subject to holds, bars or in-country rules) or Canadian/ Mexican citizens eligible for a TN visa. Foreign applicants please visit this link for more information

Applicants will be required to complete an application form, submit a letter of intent and curriculum vitae. Applicants should also arrange copies of transcripts, English language scores (if applicable) and three (3) letters of reference to be sent directly to

All interested applicants please visit the following website for in depth information about our training program, minimum requirements, and for complete application instructions.

Davis is a welcoming College town about 15 miles from the state capitol, Sacramento. Within a short drive are world class vineyards, mountains, a beautiful coastline, and the vibrant city of San Francisco. First year resident salary is $44,786 per annum plus benefits (health, vision, dental) and 24 days of vacation per year.

Note: Applications are due January 10th 2022

Zoom interviews will be conducted by invitation 1/12/22 and 1/19/22 (between 7-9am PST)


For informal enquiries please contact

Linda Barter or Bruno Pypendop