Small Animal Medicine Specialist


The Animal Referral Hospital – Adelaide, Australia
Number: AD1903


  •          State-of-the-art facilities
  •          Collaborative team environment
  •         Exposure to diverse and exciting case load

About us

The Animal Referral Hospital (ARH) is a well-established group of specialist veterinary hospitals. We offer a wide range of specialist services and provide 24-hour emergency and critical care through our facilities in SA, NSW, ACT, VIC and QLD. Services offered in our hospitals include internal medicine, surgery, oncology, ophthalmology, behavioural medicine, avian and exotics, diagnostic imaging, emergency and critical care, cardiology and physiotherapy.

The role

ARH Adelaide is now recruiting for small animal Medicine Specialists to join the team on a permanent and/or locum basis. Eligible candidates will be board-certified and eligible for registration as a specialist veterinarian in South Australia.

The successful candidate/s will enjoy a diverse caseload and working as part of a team, which includes other board-certified Specialists, other clinical staff and dedicated support staff. They will provide high standards of clinical care and thrive on a passion for outcomes and excellent service in a busy environment. 

ARH offers a fully equipped hospital with state-of-the-art facilities including CT, fluoroscopy, ultrasonography, digital radiology, endoscopy, IDEXX laboratory equipment including blood gas analysis, 3 operating theatres, isolation ward, and mechanical ventilators, with an MRI on its way.

In addition to facilities, ARH offers a flexible and supportive work environment. Remuneration is generous with uncapped earning potential. Continuing education is highly regarded and other benefits such as staff discounts, housing assistance, and relocation allowance also apply.

As one of the must-see liveable cities in the world, Adelaide has plenty of offer, from beautiful beaches to rolling hills. The city is noted for its many festivals and sporting events and is well known for its food and wine culture. Visit for more information.

Expressions of Interest 

If you would like to understand more about this opportunity, please contact Henk Plaggemars, Practice Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applicants are also encouraged to visit for more information about ARH and its services.

To apply, please send your updated CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. quoting job number ‘AD1903’ in the subject line of your email.

Animal Referral Hospital

119 Anzac Highway
Kurralta Park SA 5037








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University of Cambridge
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Cambridge CB3 0ES
United Kingdom

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Bryanston Veterinary Hospital
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