Why VCA?

why VCA

Working for VCA by the Numbers


About VCA

    • Founded in 1986, medical excellence and positive patient outcomes have remained our main focus for almost 30 years
    • Almost 700 Animal Hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian Provinces
    • Over 80 Hospitals providing Specialty care
    • Just under 4,000 DVMs including over 400 Specialists

VCA Charities

    • Opportunities to participate in VCA Charities events and efforts
    • Free boarding at VCA Hospitals for pets impacted by natural disasters
    • We provide nutritious pet food to low-income families
    • We now have 22 VCA Pet Food Pantry locations in 2 countries and have served over 1 million pet meals to pets of homeless individuals
    • VCA Charities partners with human and animal rescue groups to give back to those in need

Employee Benefits

  • CE allowances and scholarships for various roles
  • We spend over $4 Million annually on our doctors’ continuing education
  • WOOF University with courses for all job roles to help you be the best you can be in the role you have, or grow into the role you want!
  • We offer over 50 weekend CE sessions with world class speakers free for our VCA doctors and staff annually
  • Classes in communication, business management and medical topics for doctors
  • Annual scholarships for employees who want to become credentialed technicians

  • A choice among three medical plans, three dental plans and two vision plans
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and both healthcare and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Company-paid life insurance and the option to purchase supplemental life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability plans

  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Voluntary plans including supplemental medical plans, identity protection, prepaid legal service and more
  • VCA supported employee assistance program
  • Ability to transfer within VCA hospitals across North America
  • We invest heavily in amazing equipment and amazing people
  • An impressive pet care discount for employee pets