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Veterinary Student Externships

Get Your Foot in the Door & More!

IndyVet is proud to be a teaching hospital that helps train and elevate new veterinarians in the field of small animal practice by exposing them to as much clinical and hands-on experience as possible.  Currently, we have specialists in critical care, surgery, internal medicine, neurology, oncology and ophthalmology.  IndyVet is looking for team-oriented, hard working, motivated veterinary students to join us for an externship!

Indy Vet Externship Details

Your Program is Customized for You!

As a veterinary student you can elect to enroll in rotations of 1 – 6 weeks to fulfill private practice or elective curriculum requirement.  Your schedule is your choice!  You have the opportunity to rotate through any of our specialty services and customize your program to your personal and professional interests.

What Does a Veterinary Externship Look Like?

Prior to the start of the externship, students will receive an orientation packet including mentorship, expectations, and schedule.

Emergency and Referral Service Experience:

  • Rotate through your choice of specialty service(s)
  • Work one-on-one with boarded specialists and experienced emergency doctors
  • Hands-on learning opportunities
  • Daily dedicated mentor


Learning Opportunities:

  • Didactic training
  • Journal club
  • Radiology rounds
  • Clinico-pathologic Conference
  • Lectures given by staff clinicians


Indy Vet Candidates

More Externship Benefits

  • On-site housing
  • Opportunity to build professional relationships.  If you are considering an internship or apprenticeship following graduation – particularly IndyVet’s Internship or Apprenticeship programs – this would be a great learning opportunity.
  • Full Externship details are here. Please read before applying!

Interested in

If you think you might be interested in applying for a veterinary externship, first  please read the full requirements here.
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