Job Summary:

Job Title

  • Veterinary Extern


Job Type

  • Summer (1-3 months)

  • Employee


Years of Experience

  • 0-1+ years


Education Level

  • BA from accredited College or University

  • Currently enrolled in a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) program at an acredited University


Career Level

  • Student Internship

Equal Opportunity Employer


Wise Owl Animal Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Wise Owl Animal Hospital complies with applicable local laws governing nondiscrimination. Improper interference with the ability of Wise Owl Animal Hospital’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


Externship Opportunities for Veterinary Students

Wise Owl Animal Hospital is excited to provide externships to veterinary students from across the globe. Through our externship program, students can expect to participate in all aspects of our hospital including:


  • See appointments and perform medical casework and treatments.

  • Examines, treats and consults client animals

  • Aid in surgeries, including spays and neuters.

  • Educate clients on the proper care of animals.

  • Maintain records properly.

  • Attend and assist with sponsored community events.

  • Attend continuing education meetings.

  • In-house equipment includes ultrasound, critical care monitoring equipment, isolation ward, and fully equipped surgical suites

  • Working with state-of-the-art equipment including, but not limited to; digital radiography, laser therapy machine and Kacey Diagnostics instruments.

  • Other interests as available


The ideal candidate is a skilled communicator, enjoys engaging with clients and peers to provide the best client and patient care available and open to learning from all staff members. Wise Owl Animal Hospital is fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipment including digital radiography, laser therapy machine and new diagnostic equipment. Externs will have the opportunity to learn how to operate all equipent as well. 



Wise Owl Animal Care is dedicated to keeping a certified staff, highly-trained and knowledgable in the most recent practices of traditional and integrative veterinary medicine. Our employees take part in monthly continuing edication sessions, trainings and meetings.  Externs are expected to take part in all trainings during the course of their Externship.  They are also expected to lead a session/training depending on their current level of study. 



Wise Owl Animal Hospital provides the following for veterinary students externing with our office:

  • Reimbursement of documented correspondence to obtain necessary paperwork to work on Guam

  • Relocation assistance

  • Temporary housing in fully furnished apartment with use of vehicle

  • Uniforms provided


9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Monday - Saturday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Drop Off (work-ins) 

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM






705 S. Marine Corps Drive

Tamuning, GU 96913


Tel:  (671) 646-CARE (2273)

Fax: (671) 646-2264


Emergencies: (671) 929-4904

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